Growth Mindset For Kids {Free Posters}

Growth Mindset For Kids {Free Posters}

Teaching a Growth Mindset in your classroom is a MUST if you want success for your kids. Find out more from Carol Dweck and snag some Free Inspirational Posters! What is growth mindset? Growth mindset definition: Growth Mindset Research Many students have a fixed mindset about many things but especially about being able to 'do' maths. They wrongly believe that they are not…
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Clothespin Snowman Craft  {Free Clip Cards Included!}

Clothespin Snowman Craft {Free Clip Cards Included!}

 Add Some Holiday Magic with this Clothespin Snowman Craft idea.  Use Them For Fine Motor Practice Or Clip Card Activities. Simple and Jolly Good Fun for kids to make! There's so many Snowman activities for kids to make, but this clothespin snowman craft idea is 'snow' adorable! Whenever we find a thematic craft for kids activity we always look for some 'sneaky' educational aspect…
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Teaching Skip Counting {It’s More Than Chanting!}

Teaching Skip Counting {It’s More Than Chanting!}

Our top tips for Teaching Skip Counting are guaranteed strategies to get kids counting fluently by 2s, 5s, or 100s. {Hint- It's a lot more than chanting!} Have you ever asked a child what skip counting is? Could they tell you..? They would probably respond with a 2,4,6,8... chant! Which is great except it is just that... a chant! Before you start teaching skip…
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Painted Rock Snowman Craft For Teaching Math

Painted Rock Snowman Craft For Teaching Math

This painted rock snowman is quick, easy and so much fun to make.  Use them in your classroom math centers or for a simple gift idea. Try it with your Kids for a Jolly Holly-day this December! Painted rock craft is BIG at the moment and we just love it! Don't you? As Christmas is right around the corner we wanted to get a…
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Best Times Tables Printable Number Games {Results Guaranteed!}

Best Times Tables Printable Number Games {Results Guaranteed!}

Our hands-on times tables printable number games will help beat memorisation boredom and make Learning Multiplication Strategies Easy & Enjoyable for your kids! Many of our kids find it really difficult to memorise and remember their times tables number facts. This is quite surprising really as they have been learning these facts year after year for at least the last 3-4 years! Do you…
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FUNtastic Printable Number Games

FUNtastic Printable Number Games

For Hands-on Activities that get results try our amazing Printable Number Games. Specially designed, and tested  fun activities for teaching numeracy to kids.   Printable Number Games Repetition and practice is the key to building strong math understandings.  So you will need a ton of activities printables and teacher worksheets  for your math class! Here's a list of hands-on printable number games sure to…
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Easy Halloween Recipes – Spooky Marshmallow Eyeballs

Easy Halloween Recipes – Spooky Marshmallow Eyeballs

Spooky Marshmallow Eyeballs are one of our favourite Easy Halloween Recipes! Your kids will love making this fun goggly eye Happy Halloween Recipe.   Our marshmallow eyeballs are a spooky halloween treat that your kids will totally love! This easy Halloween recipe is also just perfect for introducing simple sequencing and procedure writing to Kindergarten and Preschool kids. With just 3 ingredients and…
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FREE Playdough Mats Guaranteed To Make Learning Fun!

FREE Playdough Mats Guaranteed To Make Learning Fun!

Try these free playdough mats for teaching number recognition in kindergarten. They're guaranteed to make your kids love learning their numbers 0-20! Educational Benefits Of Using Playdough Mats All kids, no matter their age, enjoy rolling, squishing, and stretching playdough and what's more there is evidence that learning using playdough has educational benefits! Playdough is definitely a great way to build fine motor…
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How To Teach Primary School Algebra In 5 Easy Steps

How To Teach Primary School Algebra In 5 Easy Steps

Do Your Primary Math Students Fear or Struggle With  Algebra? Then You Must Try Our Teaching Algebra Top 5 Tricks Tricks To Boost Results!   Creating programs for Teaching algebra is a difficult component of teaching numeracy.  Our Teaching Algebra Top 5 Tips free printable will help you plan and create successful algebra activities for your preschool, kindergarten and primary aged students. Our Must…
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Using Newmans Prompts To Skyrocket Problem Solving Skills in Math!

Using Newmans Prompts To Skyrocket Problem Solving Skills in Math!

Try Using Newmans prompts to help your kids become confident at solving math problems These 5 steps will skyrocket your students problem solving success!   Using Newmans Prompts & Error Analysis Newmans prompts and error analysis, are effective tools for teaching numeracy. They can be used to help teachers to teach students how to build their problem solving strategies and become more successful…
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Bloom’s & Gardner’s Writing Matrix

Bloom’s & Gardner’s Writing Matrix

When we found this Blooms Gardners Writing Matrix it reminded us that we should be using Blooms Taxonomy and Gardners Multiple Intelligences matrix in our classroom, teaching and planning!  If you're looking for a great range of  higher order thinking verbs and effective questions to extend your students' thinking, for your next classroom activity, you'll love our  favourite Gardner's Multiple Intelligences and  Blooms Taxonomy ideas,…
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Fine Motor Rainbow Math Game

Fine Motor Rainbow Math Game

Using a hand help hole punch is great for developing fine motor skills. This fine motor rainbow math game will help young children to develop the smaller muscles found in the hands, fingers and wrists, it also perfect for building number recognition. This simple game goes perfectly with our number paint chip number recognition activity. Foundation, Kindergarten and Preschool kids can practice the…
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Amazing Number Recognition Free Game To Try Right Now!

Amazing Number Recognition Free Game To Try Right Now!

Make teaching number recognition 1-10 fun with this amazing number recognition free game. Perfect number recognition activities for preschool and kindergarten kids!     This Number Recognition Free Game is a fun activity for teaching number recognition. Kids will love learning number names, numerals, and quantity  from 0-10 with our 'I Spy' 0-10 number detective game! This free number recognition game is an…
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Teaching Mental Maths

Teaching Mental Maths

Successful Numeracy Teaching includes an effective mental maths program. Unfortunately many numeracy programs focus on drill and kill rote recall of facts rather than taking a strategy focus which results in poor results for many students. Even more alarming is the damage that this approach can do to confidence, self esteem and mindset. Many mental maths programs are heavily weighted in rote and recall which…
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Math Anxiety is it REAL?

Math Anxiety is it REAL?

Math anxiety is real especially for people who hate math. Students and adults can fear math so much that they become mentally stressed and even traumatised to the extent that they refuse to actively participate in maths lessons. But math anxiety can also real for people who don't hate maths! Use this math anxiety questionnaire to help you support your students when teaching…
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Saint Patricks Day Word Search

Saint Patricks Day Word Search

Celebrate St. Patty's Day, with our Saint Patricks Day word search. Help build student vocabulary of all things Saint Patrick, Pots of Gold, Leprechauns and Shamrocks. If your looking for thematic craft for kids  for your next classroom activity, check out these Leprechaun Puppets, Pot's of Gold and Shamrock vegetable printing, Saint Patrick's Day crafts for kids   Saint Patricks Day Word Search Instructions…
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5 Steps To Successful Measurement Moderation Tasks

5 Steps To Successful Measurement Moderation Tasks

Measurement moderation is an important part of teaching numeracy. It is a process where teachers compare judgements to either confirm or adjust them. The moderation process involves the following steps and close collaboration to establish a shared understanding of what different achievement grades (A -E)  looks like and whether or not the student has demonstrated achievement at A, B, C, D,or E grade. The process…
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Maths Teaching Strategies

Maths Teaching Strategies

Teaching Numeracy Teaching strategies are the key to students' success. We all want our kids to succeed in the maths classroom and the type of strategies we use will determine if they are successful or not when teaching numeracy Being strategy focussed and using creative hands-on maths teaching strategies in your instruction can get students excited and motivated about maths. These essential strategies…
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