1st and 2nd Classes: Maths Resources

 
Maths is one of the 12 subjects in the primary curriculum which your child will learn at school. The podcast, tip sheets and video clips below tell you about the maths your child will learn in first and second classes and give you tips about how you can help your child at home.

Tip sheets

Take a look at this tip sheet if your child is in 1st class.

Web version
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Print Version
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Read this tip sheet if your child is in 2nd class.

Online Version
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Print Version
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Polski
ff
Francais
cf
中国语言
russ
Pусский
port
Português
r2
Român
 

Video clips


The 14 short video clips show parents and children in their own homes using every day materials and resources to learn about maths through simple games and activities.

 

1. Helping with homework
 
2. Learning addition tables
 
3. Playing tens and units games
 
4. Solving word problems
 
5. Learning about money
 
6. Weighing food
 
7. Measuring how long and how high
 
8. Dates on a calendar
 
9. Using times
 
10. Making 2-digit numbers
 
11. Guess my number game
 
12. Traditional board games
 
13. Playing with hundreds, tens and units
 
14. The circles game