John Dabell chooses resources
A wonderful collection of mathematically-themed stories. Fun cartoon characters help children solve problems and develop their mathematical awareness, discussion, skills and vocabulary.
Software Numeracy Activity Builder. Black Cat Software, single user pound;89, site license, pound;249. www.blackcatsoftware.com
An innovative resource to help teachers quickly craft ICT-based maths activities effectively. Easy to use and excellent value.
Impressive selection of simple Flash numeracy games designed by teacher James Barrett. Clear, colourful and very child-friendly. Ideal for interactive whiteboard work.
John Dabell is a maths consultant and former primary teacher