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LearnDB Primary Resources provides quality teaching resources, worksheets, lessons, activities and display materials to save you time! All resources created by experienced primary teachers, Daniel & Tamsin Ballard. Offer: leave a review on any paid resource and choose another single paid resource for FREE! (Just contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page). https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/chinese-new-year-maths-investigations-ks2-11828158

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LearnDB Primary Resources provides quality teaching resources, worksheets, lessons, activities and display materials to save you time! All resources created by experienced primary teachers, Daniel & Tamsin Ballard. Offer: leave a review on any paid resource and choose another single paid resource for FREE! (Just contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page). https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/chinese-new-year-maths-investigations-ks2-11828158
Chinese New Year Maths Investigations KS2
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Chinese New Year Maths Investigations KS2

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5 KS2 Maths investigations with a Chinese New Year theme. These investigations allow children to explore possibilities, work systematically, find patterns, predict results and analyse outcomes. Children will be able to show their reasoning and problem solving skills through a range of interesting activities. Every investigation also includes a challenge activity to extend higher attaining children. An answers document is also included to support teaching. Please leave a review for this resource -then contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I'll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
Editable Music Curriculum Policy
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Editable Music Curriculum Policy

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An editable music policy for use by music subject leaders/senior leaders in primary schools. Recommended sections to edit are highlighted with hints for any edits that are needed to personalise the policy.
KS2 Area and Perimeter Worksheet including problem solving & money
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KS2 Area and Perimeter Worksheet including problem solving & money

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KS2 area and perimeter worksheet - the first part requires children to calculate the area/perimeter of different fields. The second part of the task focuses on problem solving, requiring children to calculate costs for total perimeter fence needed, how many sheep can fit into the fields and the total cost of the sheep.
Year 3 & 4 Area Pack - counting squares, calculating area of rectangles, problem solving & reasoning
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Year 3 & 4 Area Pack - counting squares, calculating area of rectangles, problem solving & reasoning

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Year 3 & 4 Area Pack includes 3 x worksheets including counting cm square areas (and half squares), working out the missing areas of part rectangles and calculating the area of rectangles (and triangles for extension). The pack also includes 3 x area reasoning challenges which will allow children to demonstrate depth of understanding and mastery of concepts in area. There is also an area investigation (finding all the possibilities) and an area homework sheet included. Can be used with other year groups depending on learning needs. Can be used to supplement existing planning or schemes including White Rose Maths ( WRMaths ) Please leave a review for this resource -then contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I’ll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
Times Tables Snap cards - 10 x table pack
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Times Tables Snap cards - 10 x table pack

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Times tables snap cards for the 10 x table to support learning of times tables in KS1 and KS2. Cards include a range of visual representations to support effective learning of multiplication tables, Representations used match those used by the White Rose schemes of learning, including arrays, dienes and place value counters alongside words, numerals and the multiplication itself. Other times table snap cards can be found here: 2 x table: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-snap-cards-2-x-table-pack-12075132 5 x table: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-snap-cards-5-x-table-pack-12075151 Colour coding and array representations can also be found in other LearnDB multiplication resources such as the Times Table array cards and number line cards found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-11802775 , https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-number-line-counting-stick-cards-11802920 & https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-booster-pack-to-12-x-12-and-square-number-cards-11806358 Clear pictorial representations help children to develop understanding of concepts of multiplication and division and help them to move from the concrete stage of learning through to pictorial and then finally abstract. Children can use these snap cards alongside practical resources to further support understanding of multiplication and division. These cards can be used to support any multiplication work and activities involving multiplication or inverse. They can also be used to support understanding about the area of shapes (linking multiplication to squared units of measure).
Multiplication Times-Tables Wheels Pack
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Multiplication Times-Tables Wheels Pack

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The ‘Multiplication Times-Tables Wheels Pack’ includes colourful multiplcation wheels for all 12 x tables (4 per page for printing) and blank wheels for children to make their own. The wheels are colour coded to match all other multiplication resources from my shop. Other multiplication resources: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/multiplication-and-division-classroom-resource-pack-11822767 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-multiplication-assessment-pack-11807575 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-11802775 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-booster-pack-to-12-x-12-and-square-number-cards-11806358 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-number-line-counting-stick-cards-11802920 Please leave a review for this resource -then contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I’ll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
Maths Concept Reasoning Questions/Statements for display
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Maths Concept Reasoning Questions/Statements for display

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A display pack of key questions and statements to encourage mathematical reasoning and problem solving in the classroom. To be used alongside KS1 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures, found here: KS1 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures And KS2 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures: KS2 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures
Harry Potter - 'Sorting Hat' Reading Comprehension Lesson KS2
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Harry Potter - 'Sorting Hat' Reading Comprehension Lesson KS2

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Reading Comprehension Lesson pack based on the sorting hat scene (including poetry) from ‘Harry Potter and Philospher’s Stone’ (American - Sorceror’s Stone). The lesson pack includes a reading comprehension text (the sorting hat scene and ‘song’ - poem) and related questions, a simplified task, success criteria (and editable version), an editable sample lesson plan and SmartBoard slides, including support for unfamiliar vocabulary, a YouTube video link and extension questions* (*please note that the extension task requires access to further reading from the book). Leave a review for this resource and receive another paid resource for free. See the lesson pack for details.
Animal Music Notation Rhythm Cards Bundle for EYFS & KS1
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Animal Music Notation Rhythm Cards Bundle for EYFS & KS1

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These Music Rhythm Cards are to enable children develop early rhythm skills and recognition of musical notation. Rhythms are presented in a child friendly format with colourful animal pictures to support understanding of note length. Also included is a PowerPoint Presentation for teachers, including all rhythm cards and additional notes and guidance to support teaching. The card pack includes a wide range of rhythm cards as well as individual note cards to allow children to compose their own rhythms. This bundle includes both full sets of rhythm cards.
Times Tables number line / counting stick cards
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Times Tables number line / counting stick cards

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Times table number cards for all x-tables up to 10x10 for use on a number line or counting stick. This is to support teaching tables using a counting/stick number line as demonstrated here by Jill Mansergh here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yXdHGBfoqfw and here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G94gW8cnu9s Home number, middle number (x5) and key numbers shown as described in the video.
Times tables array cards
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Times tables array cards

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Multiplication array cards to support learning of times tables throughout KS1 and KS2. Clear pictorial representation of arrays helps children to develop understanding of concepts of multiplication and division. Children can use these support cards alongside counters to further support understanding of multiplication and division. Can be used to support any multiplication work and activities involving multiplication or inverse. Can also be used to support understanding about the area of shapes (linking multiplication to squared units of measure).
Maths - Place Value resource pack
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Maths - Place Value resource pack

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Includes all you need for place value work in the classroom - base 10 Dienes (1/10/100), making a number place value grid, large & small blank number lines, rainbow hundred square, coloured digit cards, place value mats for addition and subtraction, square and circular place value counters (large, normal, small and extra small versions), place value arrow cards (1/10/100/1000/10000) and rainbow number frames. Models and images included support WRMaths (White Rose). Place value deans, place value +&- mats, place value counters and arrow cards are all colour co-ordinated to strengthen links between representations. Please leave a review for this resource - if you do, contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I'll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
KS2 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures
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KS2 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures

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50 x inspiring pictures for KS2 to support and encourage concepts, reasoning & problem solving skills in mathematics. A questioning guidance document is also included to support teachers in encouraging reasoning and problem solving within the classroom with these pictures. Different strategies to support reasoning are given with explanations and examples to encourage children to extend their problem solving and explanation skills. See also the KS1 pack: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks1-talk-for-maths-concepts-reasoning-and-problem-solving-pictures-11834969 And reasoning questions display: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/maths-concept-reasoning-questions-statements-for-display-11835670 Please leave a review for this resource -then contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I’ll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
World Cup Football Maths Investigations KS2
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World Cup Football Maths Investigations KS2

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5 KS2 Maths investigations with a World Cup theme (football). These investigations allow children to explore possibilities, work systematically, find patterns, predict results and analyse outcomes. Children will be able to show their reasoning and problem solving skills through a range of interesting activities. Every investigation also includes a challenge activity to extend higher attaining children. An answers document is also included to support teaching. Leave a review for this resource and get a FREE resource with three easy steps: STEP 1: Leave a review for this resource on TES. STEP 2: Email us at: learndbresources@gmail.com , saying which resource you’d like to get for FREE! STEP 3: We’ll email you any single paid resource from our shop for FREE!
Year 3 & 4 Time Pack - telling the time, time facts, 24 hour clock. Supplements White Rose.
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Year 3 & 4 Time Pack - telling the time, time facts, 24 hour clock. Supplements White Rose.

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Year 3 & 4 Time Pack including worksheets on telling the time to the nearest minute with worded problems, 24 hour clock work and time facts (including time fact challenges to extend children with 3 levels of challenge. The pack also includes time reasoning worksheets. Can be used with other year groups depending on learning needs. Can be used to supplement existing planning or schemes including White Rose Maths ( WRMaths ) Please leave a review for this resource -then contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I’ll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
KS1 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures
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KS1 Talk for Maths Concepts, Reasoning & Problem Solving Pictures

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50 x inspiring pictures to support and encourage concepts, reasoning & problem solving skills in mathematics. A questioning guidance document is also included to support teachers in encouraging reasoning and problem solving within the classroom with these pictures. Different strategies to support reasoning are given with explanations and examples to encourage children to extend their problem solving and explanation skills. Please leave a review for this resource -then contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I'll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
Times Tables Snap cards - 2,5,10 x tables KS1 bundle
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Times Tables Snap cards - 2,5,10 x tables KS1 bundle

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Times tables snap cards bundle for the 2,5 and 10 x table to support learning of times tables in KS1 and KS2. Cards include a range of visual representations to support effective learning of multiplication tables, Representations used match those used by the White Rose schemes of learning, including arrays, dienes and place value counters alongside words, numerals and the multiplication itself. Colour coding and array representations can also be found in other LearnDB multiplication resources such as the Times Table array cards and number line cards found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-11802775 , https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-number-line-counting-stick-cards-11802920 & https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-booster-pack-to-12-x-12-and-square-number-cards-11806358 Clear pictorial representations help children to develop understanding of concepts of multiplication and division and help them to move from the concrete stage of learning through to pictorial and then finally abstract. Children can use these snap cards alongside practical resources to further support understanding of multiplication and division. These cards can be used to support any multiplication work and activities involving multiplication or inverse. They can also be used to support understanding about the area of shapes (linking multiplication to squared units of measure).
Times tables multiplication assessment pack
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Times tables multiplication assessment pack

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Pack includes times tables assessment, mark scheme and analysis spreadsheet. 110 questions cover progression in 11 areas - 2/5/10 x tables, 3/4 x tables, 6/8 x tables, 7/9 x tables, all times tables x multiples of 10, 11/12 x tables, both numbers multiples of 10, beyond 12x for all x tables, 25 x table, all times tables x multiples of 100, decimal (1d.p) x whole number. Assessment can be used as a whole or in parts during the year as different skills are taught. A useful assessment to monitor progress of children's times tables skills and target focus areas to work on. Can be used across KS2 and may be particularly useful in preparations for the forthcoming Year 4 times tables assessments.
Multiplication & Division Classroom Resource Pack
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Multiplication & Division Classroom Resource Pack

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Multiplication & Division Classroom Resource Pack includes: multiplication grid, blank multiplication grid, blank number lines (big and small), times tables list cards (all to 12x12), division tables list cards (all to 144÷12), times/divide triangle 'cover me' cards (all to 12x12) and multiplication/division key word display posters. All resources are colour co-ordinated and match multiplication array cards: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-11802775 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-booster-pack-to-12-x-12-and-square-number-cards-11806358 Please leave a review for this resource - if you do, contact me via the TES Community Conversation Page and I'll email you any single paid resource from my shop for FREE.
Times tables array large display pack 1 (1,2,3,4,5,10 x tables)
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Times tables array large display pack 1 (1,2,3,4,5,10 x tables)

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Multiplication array card display (for 1,2,3,4,5,10 x tables) to support learning of times tables throughout KS1 and KS2. These are large versions of the 'Times table array cards' resource found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-11802775 & the 'Times table array card booster pack' found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-tables-array-cards-booster-pack-to-12-x-12-and-square-number-cards-11806358 These A4 display cards are suitable for large classroom displays or corridor displays. Clear pictorial representation of arrays helps children to develop understanding of concepts of multiplication and division. Children can use these support cards alongside counters to further support understanding of multiplication and division. Can be used to support any multiplication work and activities involving multiplication or inverse. Can also be used to support understanding about the area of shapes (linking multiplication to squared units of measure).