Teaching packs

Open-ended, interactive resources that you can call upon to crack a concept. Think Number Squares, Letter Fans, Flash Cards...classroom resources at your fingertips!

  • MEASURE - Pancakes

    MEASURE - Pancakes PACK +

    Ideal for resourcing a mini, day-long topic on 'pancakes', this pack contains a mixture of literacy and numeracy opportunities. The pack is led with an instruction writing activity and this is accompanied by a sequencing activity and supporting document. Further resources offer an investigation into the perfect mix, along with recording sheets for best recipes. Finally, several resources are for extension work on measure and proportion.

    • 4 Activities
    • 6 Documents
  • NUMBER - Calculation Themes (Snow)

    NUMBER - Calculation Themes (Snow) PACK +

    A selection of fun snow-themed games that challenge pupils to add and subtract different numbers at speed. There are a range of options in each activity so that it can be personalised for ability or age. These activities are ideal for quick practice but also provide level question banks for teaching strategies to solve mental calculations (use the practice mode with no timer). This set of activities is repeated in the 7-9 and 9-11 sections as the games can be set at levels appropriate for all primary ages.

    • 4 Activities
  • NUMBER - Number Lines and Squares Toolkit

    NUMBER - Number Lines and Squares Toolkit PACK +

    These classic tools have a multitude of uses - explore adding, difference,  multiplication and number patterns. 'Interactive Number Line' is ideal for starting to count on, count back and to explore number relationships. 'Buzzing Along a Number Line' helps further providing a visual aid to counting on and counting back. The Number Square enables more numbers to be seen, ideal for place value investigations. Resources can be personalised, allowing you to differentiate, setting different start and end points as well as varying the step.

    • 3 Activities
    • 8 Documents
  • NUMBER - Sharks and Fish Number Story

    NUMBER - Sharks and Fish Number Story PACK +

    This collection of activities puts addition and subtraction in context, providing props for little maths stories. They are great for pupil participation, either through a child telling the story, or acting as props themselves, in an active learning situation.  The first activity, Counting Fish, provides a very flexible tool for estimating, counting and comparing, as well as storytelling. The shark performs 'take away'!

    • 3 Activities
    • 3 Documents
  • MONEY - Getting Started

    MONEY - Getting Started PACK +

    These early money activities will help pupils recognise coins and move them towards totalling.  The lead resource is a simple matching activity. Further resources require totalling - either paying with coins to meet a total, or totalling the coins on the counter.  Finally Coin Comparisons and Piggy Bank are two teaching tools, useful for extending pupils with harder totalling activities. The price label sheets and record can be cut out to support coin and price matching activities.  To progress to the next level of coin activities, try our Money - Next Steps Pack.

    • 5 Activities
    • 5 Documents
  • NUMBER - Interactive Dice Toolkit (4-7)

    NUMBER - Interactive Dice Toolkit (4-7) PACK +

    A collection of dice roll activities - ideal for quick interactive whiteboard starters.

    • 5 Activities
    • 2 Documents
  • NUMBER - Addition Every Day (4-7)

    NUMBER - Addition Every Day (4-7) PACK +

    This incredibly useful pack for 4-7 is led by a new resource which is a whole-class, interactive whiteboard tool for providing a list of addition questions in 3 bands of differentiation. The questions are refreshed every day of the year. Use the tool for 'mental warm up' or a 'start of the day task' or to teach/revise calculation strategies. Also included are our Getting Started Skill Builder games. These games are ideal for whole class, individual or group practice. A set of printable sheets provides all the back-up you need. See the Overview of Resources document, below, for a full description of the resources and a list of all the progressive levels of addition that are included in the games. For the full set of packs for all age groups and abilities, click here.

    • 5 Activities
    • 5 Documents
  • NUMBER - Subtraction Every Day (4-7)

    NUMBER - Subtraction Every Day (4-7) PACK +

    This incredibly useful pack, for 4-7, is led by a new resource which is a whole-class, interactive whiteboard tool for providing a list of subtraction questions in 3 bands of differentiation. The questions are refreshed every day of the year. Use the tool for 'mental warm up' or a 'start of the day task' or to teach/revise calculation strategies. Also included are our Getting Started Skill Builder games. These games are ideal for whole class, individual or group practice. A set of printable sheets provides all the back-up you need. See the Overview of Resources document, below, for a full description of the resources and a list of all the progressive levels of subtraction that are included in the games. For the full set of packs for all age groups and abilities, click here.

    • 5 Activities
    • 5 Documents
  • NUMBER - Visual Number Bonds

    NUMBER - Visual Number Bonds PACK +

    Practise number bonds to 10, 15 and 20 through fun, game-style activities - together with follow-up sheets for consolidation. A sound knowledge of number bonds provides a firm grounding for many mental calculations. These interactives show the bonds in a pictorial style using blocks - giving pupils a visual reference while learning the concept. These simple games ask pupils to find the missing number from a pair, to total either 10, 15 or 20. The lead resource is a basic matching exercise to pair bonds to 10, by fitting shapes together to make complete blocks. Additionally, we've included printable sheets to practise making number pairs, plus a number bonds game for pupils to play at home. Also try our Alien Number Bond Pack, which focuses on adding to 5, 10 or 20.

    • 8 Activities
    • 8 Documents