WHY IS MATHS TAUGHT DIFFERENTLY NOW?
Over the last twenty years, technology has reorganized how we live, how we communicate, and how we learn. Children need to develop their capacity to be self-directed learners – as well as life-long learners.Learn More
HELPING YOU TO UNDERSTAND YOUR CHILD’S MATHS.
We have constantly been asked for recommendations for a great maths website for parents – so we have created it!Learn More
HELPING YOUR CHILD TO UNDERSTAND MATHS CONCEPTS.
Maths is conceptually based, not skills based. Understanding of one concept is needed to understand another concept, and another concept, and another concept….Learn More
HELPING YOUR CHILD TO EXPLAIN MATHS CONCEPTS.
Explaining – putting thoughts into words – is essential to understanding, and allows children to develop mathematical language.Learn More
HELPING YOUR CHILD TO ASSESS THEIR CURRENT UNDERSTANDING.
Primary Maths assessment tool assesses understanding of concepts, allowing children (and their parents) to take charge of their own learning.Learn More
HELPING YOUR CHILD TO SOLVE PROBLEMS!
Find the answers to the problems here!Learn More
Greetings Parent Mathematicians!
Primary Maths has been designed to deepen your understanding of the maths your child is learning!
Scroll through the Home Page banners to:
- understand why maths is taught differently now
- see the 2 ways to teach or learn maths and their effects
- understand 21st century learning
- understand problem solving
- try some concepts for free!
Scroll through the Parent banners above on this page to:
- understand your child’s maths
- help your child to understand of maths concepts
- help your child to explain maths concepts
- help your child to solve problems (Includes answers to the problems on the site!)
- help your child to to assess their current understanding!
Children can either dip into concepts that interest them, or assess their current understanding and work systematically through the levels and related concepts.
Children begin to assess their current understanding using the Assessment Tool which may be accessed by selecting Assessment in the menu at the top of the page.
Concepts may be accessed by selecting Concept in the menu at the top of the page or via the buttons below.
The page containing the concept is divided into sequential levels of understanding.
Concepts have natural relationships to other concepts. The concept pages guide you and your child to investigate related concepts after developing understanding of one concept to a specific level.