In this space-themed puzzle, we're going to be looking at how the speed of the rocket bringing astronauts to the ISS changes during take-off -- the most exciting part of any space mission . . .

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The Mathematical Brain - How Children Learn to Count

Counting is the first step on the mathematical journey and is often taken for granted. We look at some of the research to help understand how we learn to count and the key stages in this fascinating journey, and there's more to it than you may think.

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7 Essential Math Skills for 7 Year Olds

Age 7 is a key time in math for young learners as they are about to progress to some tricky concepts. With that in mind, here are my 7 essential math skills to help parents and carers review their child's progress and provide support when required.

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Baking is a great way to use up leftover Halloween junk food - not to mention that it is a fantastic way of introducing mathematical concepts to children! Kids can do most of this with supervision. Here’s the recipe:

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Fractions - Tricky Bits and Misunderstandings

Learning fractions is one of the first tricky concepts that kids come across - here we look at some of the misconceptions and misunderstandings that arise when kids are first introduced to fractions.

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Math and Parents - the Fears That Don't Add Up

Parents often fear helping their kids with math. This article explores the reasons for this and demystifies some of the elementary math topics we fear most

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The 38 Times Tables Challenge - Make Multiplication Easy!

The 38 Challenge is a three step activity that will help children towards achieving instant recall of times tables - and truly mastering this important foundational math skill.

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