### Maths – Working Wall

I’ve been working on my Maths display for the last few days. I find Maths displays difficult/annoying as they need to be changed with every new topic (which at times can mean every week). However, I spent some time on Pinterest and remembered using a ‘Working Wall’ in the UK for a Maths display.

### Maths in my class - Irish Primary Teacher

There is a huge amount to be covered in the […]

### Maths Fear - Irish Primary Teacher

Many children and adults alike have a fear of Maths […]

### Some maths equipment for the Resource Room

I try to have lots of different concrete materials in the resource room for Maths. This makes the learning more enjoyable and fun for the children. Many children learn best when they are doing hands on activities but these materials can be very expensive. Most of the items I use are inexpensive and some are

### Structure of a Maths lesson

With over 100 likes on my post ‘Structure of an Irish lesson’ – I’ve decided to do a series with ideas for each subject. Next up is Maths. Maths is probably one of my favourite subjects to teach. I love to see the ‘lightbulb’ moment especially when children have a fear about a new topic/ area

### Maths Partners - Irish Primary Teacher

I started stations in Maths today and I use mixed […]

### Teaching Fractions (3rd Class) - Irish Primary Teacher

Some strategies for teaching fractions! Paper Folding I showed the […]

### Maths Around Me; The Motorway

2nd in the series of my ‘Maths Around Me’ posts. The first was based on the Swimming Pool. My commute to work is spent in queues on the M50 so gives me lots of time to think/develop my road rage. Some maths topics that could be covered using the ‘motorway’. Length

### Place Value; some activities - Irish Primary Teacher

I’m working mainly with 3rd class this year as a […]

### Maths Around Me; Baking - Irish Primary Teacher

When baking, I often find recipes from the US which […]

### Maths Box

This is a quick post about my ‘Maths Box’. This is simply a box where I keep most of my Maths resources including loop cards, problem solving, challenge cards etc. The Maths Box is used at least 2-3 times a week in different ways. Mental maths starter

### Maths Stations (Chance)

Today we started the topic ‘Chance’ in Maths. The class found the topic quite easy and very enjoyable so tomorrow we will do some Maths Stations based on the topic. Tomorrow morning, I will divide the class into 4 groups. Each group will have a different task

### Tackling Long Division - Irish Primary Teacher

When I found out I was going to have 5th […]

### Maths: Area and Perimeter - Irish Primary Teacher

I’ve decided to do a few blogposts on various areas […]

### Structure of a Maths lesson

With over 100 likes on my post ‘Structure of an Irish lesson’ – I’ve decided to do a series with ideas for each subject. Next up is Maths. Maths is probably one of my favourite subjects to teach. I love to see the ‘lightbulb’ moment especially when children have a fear about a new topic/ area

### Differentiation in a Maths lesson

We started learning subtraction (with renaming) yesterday. I revised the concept and we did lots of examples on the IWB however when the children went to work independently many struggled to answer the questions. Image Source Usually I find in Maths there are 3 -4 groups Children