Maths Guides

Make your child a Maths Star!

Many parents find that their children are using methods or strategies, which are very different from those used in the past. This can often cause confusion when trying to support your child at home. A Parents' Guide to helping your children with Maths, published by DASP(Dorchester Area Schools Partnership) gives a record of the strategies your child will be using in school.

Make your child a Maths Star Key Stage 1 Year 1 to Year 2

Parents' Guide Maths Key Stage 2 Year 3 to Year 4

Parents' Guide Maths Key Stage 2 Year 5 to Year 6

The following are some suggested websites that can help with supporting your child’s maths:

BBC Maths

Woodlands Junior School Maths Zone

Ambleside Primary School

TopMarks Education Resources

Loders primary Schools – Maths Problem Solving

CoolMath4kids (US Site)

Top Marks Educational search Engine

Teaching Tables (pay for software, but includes some free demos)

A Maths Dictionary for Kids