As a parent, it's tough to watch your children struggle with something. Being stuck in maths is part of the process, so rather than guide them towards the answer, you can help them develop strategies for getting unstuck themselves.

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Amazing maths tricks to astound, confound (and practice mental maths)

Want to be a mind reader? Have x-ray vision? No problem - you’ll just need a little bit of maths to get you going. These maths tricks are great to play on your little ones, and with a bit of practice they’ll be able to wow their friends too.

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Seven tips to motivate your child to learn maths

Sometimes it’s hard for kids to see the point of maths so we’ve put together this handy list of seven ways to help you keep your child motivated at maths.

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The grandparents, the iPad and a 200 mile journey to teach their grandson maths

One afternoon earlier in the year, there came a tentative knock at the door of the Komodo office. I opened the door to find an elderly man and woman standing there, clutching an iPad. ‘Is this Komodo?’ ‘It is. Come on in.’

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Working memory, fluency and practice - the science of learning mathematics

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

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The number bond challenge - make addition and subtraction number bonds to 10 easy!

A free, fun number bonds quiz to get young children practicing addition and subtraction to 10, a key foundational maths skill to master in Key Stage 1. There's a cool certificate for all who complete the challenge!

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