Maths - Key Stage 1 (5-7 year olds)
Addition and Subtraction
Robot More or Less
Robot More or Less is a flexible addition or subtraction matching game for primary aged children, and is useful for developing mental maths skills.
Mental Maths Train
Mental Maths Train is a maths game which focuses on the essential vocabulary of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. A multiple choice game which can give children confidence in the four arithmetic operations.
A game which focuses on two-digit numbers. There are four game modes: Find a Number, Find the Number Between and Count On and Count Back. The counting on and back games reinforce the vocabulary of addition and subtraction.
A game which focuses on one more and less and ten more and less addition with the aid of number grids. It can help children learn two digit numbers and this game is a simpler version of our Helicopter Rescue game.
Blast Off is a mental maths game for 5 to 8 year olds which can help you to know your two digit numbers and help with addition and subtraction skills. It covers different vocabulary such as more than, less than, count on and count back.
Can you meet the challenge to see how many subtraction calculations you can do in two minutes? There are different levels and you can choose either one or two missing numbers to make your number sentence correct.
Number Fact Families
Can you find all the number fact families? Just the thing for learning the relationship between addition/subtraction and multiplication/division.
A clever IWB resource from ICT games which models subtraction in a way in which you can see the removed amount.
This resource from Mathsframe generates random numbers using ‘spinners’ with 3, 4, 5 or 6 sides. Up to three spinners can be used in many ways, such as generating addition, multiplication or up to three digit numbers.
A fantastic abacus type resource of moveable, coloured beads that encourage learners to think in groups of fives and tens. It can help children to explore a variety of addition and subtraction strategies. Great IWB teaching tool.
Find a number on a number square or work out 9, 10, 11 and 20 more/less. It is best displayed in full screen mode.
Bingo - Addition
Excellent for whole class addition mental maths. Levels are progressive from single digit addition to decimal addition and HTU and TU addition. It usefully presents sums in different ways.
Use the image of a dartboard to reinforce addition. You can choose to reveal or input the answers.
Save the Whale
Complete the number bonds to set the whale free. You can choose different totals up to 10.
Mathsframe has produced a tablet friendly beadsticks resource which can help with understanding place value, partitioning and modelling addition and subtraction.
Bee Hive - More and Less
In this game you need to identify one more and one less in numbers up to 10 and then 20.