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Times Table Rockstars
Times Tables Rock Stars is a fun and challenging programme designed to help children to master their times tables. To be a Times Table Rock Star you need to answer any multiplication fact up to 12 x 12 in less than 3 seconds. The pupils have their own login and password. https://www.ttrockstars.com/
Made by the same company that created Times Table Rock Stars, Numbots helps us with all our number facts. It is suitable for all children, but especially those lower down the school who are developing their number sense.
As a school we subscribe to Mathsframe. This is a website which has loads of interactive games that will help them understand all the key areas of maths. Ask your child’s teacher for our school login.
BBC Bitesize KS2 website contains a wealth of information to support pupils and parents on a variety of curriculum topics. Organised by year group, topics include short videos and activities to try.
Hit the Button
Hit the Button is an interactive maths game with quick-fire questions. Excellent for practising number bonds, times tables, doubling and halving, multiples, square numbers and division facts. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button
Maths Zone provides fun ways to learn key areas of maths, especially if your child enjoys fun paced games. Each game starts with a short video to explain how it’s played.
NRich encourages children to challenge themselves and think like a mathematician. Focusing on problem-solving and reasoning, there is a breadth of topics and tasks available for all ages.
As you may be aware the Government has introduced a 'Times Table Test' for all Year 4 pupils to sit, at the end of Year 4. This will begin in Summer 2022, however at St Dunstan’s we believe that having a secure understanding of multiplication facts is vital in creating confident and accurate mathematicians.
This website is a brilliant resource for you to check where your child is up to with their multiplication understanding.