Arithmetic
Skills 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  powers of 10 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 multiplying by powers of 10 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 dividing by powers of 10 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
adding
and subtracting bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

excel 
arithmetic
practice 
practice
all four operations. generates an infinite number of questions,
difficulty can be altered by adjusting the range of numbers.
Please Note: See technical
issues if you are having trouble getting excel files to
work properly! 

word 
missing
number problems 
a
little worksheet with 20 questions where pupils must fill in
the missing numbers to make the sums correct. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
place
value 
a
jigsaw containing some pretty easy and pretty hard place value
questions. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
7
and 8 times table 
a
nice times table activity kindly donated by Vikki Sutton. 

word 
race
track game 
students
practice adding, multiplying and subtracting. can also be nice
introduction to algebra. 

flash
player 
3
dart checkout 
a
nice interactive darts based activity testing key artithmetic
skills 

flash
player 
3
dart checkout (worksheet) 
the
worksheet to accompnay the above activty 

flash
player 
501
darts 
another
darts based game, this time with a "wobble factor"! 

word 
three
dice game 
a
nice simple game which reinforces key artithmetic skills 

word 
chinese
multiplication 
a
set of grids for working out sums using the method of chinese
multiplication (or napier's bones) kindly donated by Nick Martin 




Bodmas/Bidmas 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  Bidmas (low ability) 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Top
Trumps  bidmas 
an
outstanding set of Top Trumps cards to print out kindly donated
by Laura ReesHughes. these are in 3 levels, thus allowing for
differentiation 

powerpoint 
bodmas
notes 
a
nice "fill in the words" exercise. 








Decimals 

pdf 
QR
Treasure Hunt  calculating with decimals 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. this uses QR codes on smart phones. either use
around the classroom or as a card sort activity for small groups 

excel 
10
question decimal tests 
practice
everything you could ever need to do with a decimal. 

powerpoint 
decimals
starter 
pupils
must find a route to the target number by adding and subtracting
decimals. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
dividing
decimals 
an
exercise in dividing decimals kindly donated by Nyima Drayang. 








Estimation 

powerpoint 
real
life estimation 
ten
interesting real life estimation questions. 

















Fractions 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 finding fractions 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 simplifying fractions 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 multiplying fractions 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 adding fractions 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
fractions
complete guide 
an
interactive powerpoint presentation summarising and testing
all the main skills required for success with fractions. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
equivalent
fractions 
match
up equivalent fractions. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
adding
fractions 
an
exercise in adding fractions kindly donated by Nyima Drayang. 

word 
equivalent
fractions puzzles 
four
quite challenging puzzles about equivalent fractions 

word 
equivalent
fractions snap cards 
a
game of snap with equivalent fractions 

flash
player 
find
the fraction 
a
nice simple game where pupils must recognise the fraction to
cross the river 

word 
magic
square fractions 
difficult
magic square puzzles requiring pupils to be very good at adding
fractions 

word 
fraction
starter 
a
starter involving a 1100 number square 

powerpoint 
is
it a third? 
an
activity in recognising fractions of shapes 

powerpoint 
just
add tops and bottoms? 
a
nice demo of why you don't add the numerators and denominators
of fractions 








Fraction,
Decimal and Percentage Conversions 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 fdp conversions 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 finding fdp 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

excel 
equivalent
f, d and p 
asks
which of two randomly generated fractions is bigger, and represents
the answer visually as a decimal and percentage. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
fractions,
decimals and percentages 
match
up equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages like dominos. 

powerpoint 
f,
d, p lesson 
a
full lesson on f, d, p conversions 

tarsia
jigsaw 
f,
d, p 2 
an
exercise in fdp conversions kindly donated by Vikki Sutton. 

word 
fdp
equivalent dominoes 
domino
loop card activity 

word 
fdp
of 240 
a
simple spider diagram where students must find various fraction,
decimal and percentage amounts of £240 

flash
player 
fractions
to decimals 
a
flash file where students must match up fractions to their equivalent
decimals. has 3 different levels and suitable for use on the
IWB 

word 
fractions
snap game 
a
snap game involving equivalent fractions 








Function
Machines (see Algebra page for more
examples) 

excel 
mappings 
lots
of different varieties of function machines, with options to
hide and reveal answers. good intro to sequences. 

















Indices 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  indices and roots 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

powerpoint 
simplifying
hard indices bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

powerpoint 
simplifying
all indices bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

word 
indices
notes 
simple
notes summarising rules of indices 

tarsia
jigsaw 
laws
of indices 
a
hard match up jigsaw 

powerpoint 
indices
bingo 
a
bingo game testing the laws of indices 

tarsia
jigsaw 
indices
and stadard form 
practise
the rules of indices and standard form 

tarsia
jigsaw 
index
notation 
an
exercise in index notation kindly donated by Vikki Sutton. 

powerpoint 
indices
rules bingo 
another
bingo game testing the laws of indices 

word 
indices
rules bingo cards 
bingo
cards for the above game 

powerpoint 
indices
introduction 
an
introduction to the laws of indices 








Mental
Arithmetic 

excel 
mental
arithmetic minitests 
several
mental arithmetic minitests with answers and infinite questions 





Money 

flash
player 
money
game 
practice
paying for goods with the correct change 

flash
player 
correct
amount 
more
practice paying for goods with the correct change 

flash
player 
correct
change 
can
you work out the correct amount of change? 








Negative
Numbers / Directed Numbers 

pdf 
Top
Trumps  directed numbers 
an
outstanding set of Top Trumps cards to print out kindly donated
by Laura ReesHughes. these are in 3 levels, thus allowing for
differentiation 

powerpoint 
negative
numbers bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

excel 
negative
number practice 
minitests
on all four operations with negative numbers. it even keeps
the score for you. 

powerpoint 
negative
numbers question board 
12
questions on negative numbers that can be developed into a team
game against the clock 

powerpoint 
sandcastles 
a
different way of teaching negative numbers using... sandcastles!
quite a nice visiual way of thinking about it 

word 
negative
numbers followme cards 
a
nice set of followme cards for negative numbers 

word 
negative
numbers followme cards (multiply and divide) 
another
nice set of followme cards for negative numbers 

powerpoint 
using
a number line 
a
visual representation of how to do simple addition and subtraction
sums involving negative numbers using a number line 

excel 
negative
numbers four operations 
tests
students' ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide with
negative numbers 

word 
negative
numbers pyramids 
students
must arrange the blocks of the addition pyramid so the sum of
the two blocks below equals the block above. same for the subtraction
pyramid 








Number
Grids 

excel 
multiples
on a number grid 
displays
all the multiples of a given number on a number grid. both the
number and the starting number of the grid can be altered. 

















Percentages 

pdf 
Top
Trumps  percentages of amount 
an
outstanding set of Top Trumps cards to print out kindly donated
by Laura ReesHughes. these are in 3 levels, thus allowing for
differentiation 

powerpoint 
percentage
bubbles 
simple
percentage bubbles which can be altered to suit your needs. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
percentage
of amount 
matchup
jigsaw testing easy and tricky percentage of amount questions. 

powerpoint 
real
life percentages 
examples
of the use of percentages in the real world. good as a starter. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
mega
percentages jigsaw 
a
jigsaw that tests all the essential percetanges skills 

tarsia
jigsaw 
percentage
of amount  simple 
an
exercise in simple percentage of amounts kindly donated by Vikki
Sutton. 

publisher 
percentages
snake board 
a
game board for practicing percentages of amounts 

powerpoint 
increase
and decrease bingo 
a
game of percenage increase and decrease bingo 

word 
increase
and decrease bingo cards 
bingo
cards to accompany the above activity 

excel 
calculate
percentages 
a
simple excel file that produces random "percentage of amount"
questions and then provides the answers 

word 
repeat
percentage crossnumber 
a
crossword activity involving questions on repeat percentages,
compound interest, etc 

excel 
percentage
bubbles 
an
excel file that challenges students to work out 50%, 10%, 1%
etc of random numbers. quite good for working out percentages
mentally 

pdf 
compound
interest in Egypt 
a
rich activity to investigate the effect of simple v compund
interest over time from interactivemaths.com 

powerpoint 
percentages
recap 
10
questions covering the basics of percentages from interactivemaths.com 








Ratio 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 simplifying ratio 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  sharing ratio 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  ratio exam questions 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

powerpoint 
ratio
 boys v girls 
some
bright and colourful ratio questions 

tarsia
jigsaw 
dividing
ratios 
a
domino matchup for diving ratios of amounts 

word 
ratio
and proportion sort cards 
a
nice matchup activity that links together ratio and proportion 

powerpoint 
ratio
introduction 
a
presentation and worksheet to introduce the basics of ratio 








Rounding 

powerpoint 
rounding
bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

powerpoint 
practicing
rounding 
lots
of questions and answers testing all types of rounding. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
rounding 
a
jigsaw testing rounding to various decimal places and significant
figures. 








Standard
Form 

pdf 
Top
Trumps  standard form 
an
outstanding set of Top Trumps cards to print out kindly donated
by Laura ReesHughes. these are in 3 levels, thus allowing for
differentiation 

powerpoint 
standard
form bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

powerpoint 
standard
form planets 
an
introduction to standard form using planets 

excel 
multiplying
and dividing 
shows
the process of multiplying and dividing using standard form.
press f9 to get new questions. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
indices
and stadard form 
practise
the rules of indices and standard form 

powerpoint 
writing
numbers in standard form 
a
full lesson on standard from using real life data about planets 

word 
using
standard form in formuale 
a
mini real life activity testing students' ability to substitute
numbers in standard form into formulae 








Types
of Number (including surds) 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  squares, cubes and roots 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  number types 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  indices and surds 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

powerpoint 
simplifying
surds bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

excel 
squares,
cubes and roots 
quick
test to make sure pupils know all the important squares, cubes
and roots. 

tarsia
jigsaw 
simplifying
surds 
quite
tricky simplifying surds jigsaw 

tarsia
jigsaw 
types
of number jigsaw 
a
jigsaw testing knowledge of factors, multiples, prime factors,
hcf and lcm. 

word 
gozinto

a
simple game practicing multiples 

word 
factors,
multiples and primes follow me cards 
a
nice followme starter activity practicing knowledge of factors,
multiples and primes 

powerpoint 
square
and triangle numbers 
a
visualisation of square and triangle tumbers 

powerpoint 
powers
and roots 
a
quick recap on squares, cubes and roots 

word 
surds
matching activity 
a
matching activity testing knowledge of all the rule of surds
kindly shared by Alison Thompson 



