I See Maths Daily Lessons
Multiplication, Largest Product, Y5 & Y6
Here, children consider how they can position different digits to find the largest possible product for a multiplication calculation. Will we notice any patterns? A great investigation for Y5 and Y6 children!
Multiplication, Largest Product, Y3 & Y4
We explore a wonderful mathematical pattern that exists in mutliplication in this video by multiplying numbers that have the same sum. What will you notice? A great investigation for Y3 and Y4 children!
Multiplication, Rank by Difficulty, Y5 & Y6
In this video we recap on different calculation strategies for multiplication and we introduce the 'rank by difficulty' technique. Excellent for developing reasoning for children in Y5 and Y6!
Multiplication, Different Ways, Y3 & Y4
In this video we use area models to show how multiplication calculations can be broken down in different ways. Great for developing flexible calculation skills for children in Y3 and Y4!
Multiplication, Which Way? Y5 & Y6
We recap on a range of multiplication strategies and then introduce a new way that numbers can be manipulated to multiply. More deep thinking for children in Y5 and Y6, building flexibility in calculation!
Connections in Multiplication, Y3 & Y4
Multiplication, I know... so... Y5 & Y6
In this video we use area models to show different ways that multiplication questions can be broken down and how different multiplication facts are related. A great way for children in Y5 and Y6 can explore this big mathematical idea!
Multiplication, I know... so... Y3 & Y4
In this video we look at connections between multiplication facts. Multiplication is shown using arrays and then we use the phrase 'I know... so...' to show links between calculations. Fantstic reasoning for Y3 and Y4 children!
Connecting Calculations, Y5 & Y6
In the first of a series of lessons, we look at how to connect multiplication with addition and subtraction. Great scope for building number sense and allowi...
Connecting Addition and Multiplication
In the first video of our series, we look at the link between addition and multipkication using dice patterns. A great way to build understanding for childre...
The Right Question, Y5 & Y6
Today we share some of the odd one out and Venn diagram questions that have been sent in. Then we classify shapes using branching databases. This will challe...
4 Triangles Challenge, Y3 & Y4
Today I introduce a new co-host, then we explore the 4 triangles challenge. A great game for visualising shapes and developing spatial reasoning for children...
Numbers, Shapes and Holidays, Y5 & Y6
We explore a range of different kinds of Venn Diagrams, extending our classifying skills. Also, lots of scope for creativity for children in Y5 & Y6 to w...
Shape Properties, Y3 & Y4
In this video we compare a range of shapes and look at the properties that they have in common. There are lots of possible answers, a great way to discuss sh...
Shapes, Guess the Rule, Y5 & Y6
Children deepen their understanding of shape properties by considering whether different shapes meet the same rule. Deep thinking in shape for children in Y5...
Guess the Shape, Y3 & Y4
Today we play guess the shape, where children think about the similarities and differences between shapes to guess the mystery shape. Ideal for helping Y3 an...
Shapes: Odd One Out, Y5 & Y6
In this video, children have to explain why different shapes could be the odd one out. Lots of mathematical reasoning for children in Y5 and Y6!
Shapes: Odd One Out, Y3 & Y4
Here we look at a range of shapes and see if we can explain why each one could be the odd one out. A great way for children in Y3 and Y4 to explore shape properties!
Describe, Visualise, Draw, Y5 & Y6
This week we are reasoning with 2D shapes. In this activity, children describe, visualise and draw a range of shapes. A great reasoning challenge for Y5 and ...
Describe, Visualise, Draw, Y3 & Y4
To introduce our shape videos, we are describing, visualising and drawing shapes. A great challenge to extend spatial reasoning for children in Y3 and Y4!
Maths Strategy Game: Nim-7
Nim-7 is a wonderful 2-player strategy game - it's easy to play and hard to master! This video explains how the game is plays and gives some ideas for extend...
Factors and Multiples Game, Y3-Y6
The Factors and Multiples game, an Nrich creation, is excellent for improving recall of multiplication and division facts whilst developing strategic thinking. Enjoy!
Friday Costs, Cacti and Cookies, Y5 & Y6
In this video we explore the wonderful questions that have been sent in by children this week. A great opportunity to deepen problem-solving skills for Y5 & Y6 children!
Friday Strawberries and Spotty Ties, Y3 & Y4
In this video we explore a range of the amazing maths questions that have been sent in. Some great opportunities for problem-solving for Y3 and Y4 mathematicians.
Thursday Connecting Puzzles, Y5 & Y6
Thursday Comparing Prices, Y3 & Y4
In this video we show the links between different problem-solving tasks, helping children in Y3 and Y4 to understand a range of questions involving money. Ideal for understanding problem-solving
Wednesday Shapes and Stories, Y5 & Y6
This video helps children to see the link between our shape puzzles and different worded questions. This will really help children in Y5 and Y6 with their problem-solving.
Wednesday Shapes and Stories, Y3 & Y4
This video helps children to see the link between our shape puzzles and different worded questions. This will really help children in Y3 and Y4 with their problem-solving
Shape Puzzles Part 2, Y5 & Y6
Building algebraic thingink for children in Y5 and Y6 using shape puzzles. Some great opportunities for problem-solving!
Shape Puzzles Part 2, Y3 & Y4
Here, shape puzzles are used to develop children's reasoning and problem-solving. Algebra for children in Y3 and Y4!
Shape Puzzles Part 1, Y5 & Y6
An introduction to some fantastic addition and subtraction puzzles where shapes represent missing numbers. Great preparation for algebra for children in Y5 and Y6
Shape Puzzles Part 1, Y3 & Y4
Exploring addition and subtraction through shape puzzles. Some great reasoning and an introduction to algebraic thinking for children in Y3 and Y4!