Take the guess work out of buying calculators for school. Here are my recommendationson on the best models to go for, arranged by study level and/or type of use. For Primary School age children Amazon.co.uk Widgets For Key Stage 3, GCSE and A Levels Amazon.co.uk Widgets For IGCSE, A Levels and beyond Amazon.co.uk Widgets If […]

# Calculators – what are the different ...

Types of calculator If you look on the internet or even on your local High Street, you’ll find that there’s a huge range of calculators available, costing from just a couple of pounds up to hundreds of pounds. So, which one is right for you or your child? What are the different types of calculator? […]

# A Parent’s Guide to Modern Math...

Today we’ll take a look at some of the ways addition is taught in primary schools. Modern maths methods can seem very strange to parents, so let’s take some of the mystery out of it. Written methods for addition of whole numbers Number lines Number lines can be used to help with addition, either numbered […]

# A Parent’s Guide to Modern Math...

The way Maths is taught, especially at primary school level, has changed significantly over the last 30 years. With the changes, the vocabulary of Maths has changed too. As a parent, the language of modern maths may seem completely foreign to you. Here are a few tips and explanations to help you find your way […]