by Seán O'Boyle
Maths Time is a full-colour maths activity book to develop and consolidate mental arithmetic skills. This fun full-colour series includes a wide range of questions covering all strands of the mathematics curriclum . Each section consists of three differentaited sets of excerises that have been colour-coded to indicate the level of difficulty . A Clear child-friendly marking system rewards pupils and allows them to evaluate their own learning. A "Words of the week" feature helps pupils to familiarise themselves with mathematical terminology developing literacy and numeracy skills. Key Elements of the book include: Differentiation - Each day is broken into three sections so that all pupils are tested. Pair Work - Pupils are given tasks where they work with a partner in a controlled structure that will not disrupt the rest of the class. Assessment - Pupils can self assess and monitor their progressthrough the unique star system. Challenge Time - Weekly " Challenge Time" tasks also provide extra work for early finishers to tackle while the rest of the class finish their daily questions. Words of the Week - Each week pupils are provided with a vocabulary section which will help them to grow and learn to use the mathematical language. Number Lines - From patterns and sequences to fractions and decimals, pupils are tested through weekly number lines.