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I’ve picked out my top ten priority maths skills for 9 year olds. You can use them as a “maths health checklist” to help you ensure your child is on track. If your child can answer these correctly and fluently (in a few seconds) chances are they’ve mastered the skill.

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Find out why practice is the key to developing fluent math skills and how instant recall of math facts overcomes the bottleneck of working memory.

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The Math Muscle - Why Practice is the Key to Mastering Math

Practice is key to learning mathematics. The math muscle is a simple animation that illustrates why practice is important and why it works.

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Little and Often Learning works great at home. This article explains the research and shows you how to get the best from the Komodo math home tutor system.

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There is little doubt that a partnership between school and home is the best way to ensure children progress fully at school. We asked a teacher for their top tips on how busy parents can support their children in their education.

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