# Teachers TV: Primary Maths - Counting and calculating

Teachers TV: Primary Maths - Counting and calculating, KS1, KS2

# Teachers TV: Primary Maths - Counting and calculating

Use this collection of free videos as lesson starters to get your class thinking about multiplication and division, and to enable them to solve a variety of maths problems. (Ages 7-11).

**Counting and calculating**

**Division, volume and other topics**

Each of these lesson starters feature a dramatised situation that presents a maths problem.

**Multiplication and division**

**Multiplication: Piggy buys apples**

A short clip that poses a mathematical problem on multiplication.

**Multiplication and division: Sharing puppy food**

A real-life maths problem focuses on division and can be used as a lesson starter.

**Multiplication and division: Seats on a train**

A multiplication problem which can be used as a lesson starter.

**Division: Loading up the getaway car**

A short clip, ideal for use as a lesson starter particularly with a Year 6 class, which poses a maths problem on division.

A clip featuring a real-life context for division. Ideal for use as a lesson starter and especially suitable for use with Year 6.

**More primary maths video collections**

**Lesson starters - Fractions, decimals and percentages**

**Lesson starters - Space, shape and measuring**

**Lesson starters - Applying number and problem solving**