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Maths Skills Tests (Year 6) KS2

Maths Skills Tests (Year 6) KS2

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

Are your children ready to face the SATs Challenge? These Skills Test Papers will help to identify children working at greater depth. A linked Workbook is also available to provide further stretch and challenge. The Skills Test Book provides 20 tests, each with a particular mathematical focus. The tests have been written in the same style as the National Test questions, but are shorter in length as they focus on a single topic. The Tests should: Give children confidence to extend their learning across a range of key maths topics Familiarise children with the National Test format Provide a suitable level of challenge for those children working at greater depth Help children to reach their full potential in the run up to the National Tests Aim higher with Maths Challenge Workbooks and Skills Test Papers.

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around Extreme Sports

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around Extreme Sports

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/09/2018

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of numbers, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure through the world of extreme sports! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your way!

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around the Wonders of the World

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around the Wonders of the World

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/07/2017

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of number, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure exploring the seven wonders of the world! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your travels!

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around a Deep Sea Adventure

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around a Deep Sea Adventure

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/07/2017

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of number, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure deep under the sea! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your travels!

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Through Computer Games

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Through Computer Games

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/04/2017

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of numbers, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure through the world of computer gaming! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your way!

Revise Key Stage 2 SATs Mathematics Revision Guide - Above Expected Standard

Revise Key Stage 2 SATs Mathematics Revision Guide - Above Expected Standard

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/05/2016

Designed for classroom and independent study, our Revise Key Stage 2 Revision Guides provide simple, brilliantly smart support to Year 6 learners preparing for the National Curriculum tests. Features include: One-topic-per-page format that helps students revise more quickly, without the hassle Coverage of all topics included in the new National Curriculum tests 'Now try this' exam-style practice questions let students test their understanding of a topic and improve their exam technique Visual explanations of key concepts help students revise quickly and recall important information Reminders of concepts and skills in an interesting, accessible and easily-digestible way Simple structure makes it easy to follow, with write-in features that help children 'own' the books.

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around a Deep Sea Adventure

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around a Deep Sea Adventure

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/02/2016

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of number, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure deep under the sea! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your travels!

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around the Wonders of the World

Go Figure: A Maths Journey Around the Wonders of the World

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/02/2016

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of number, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure exploring the seven wonders of the world! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your travels!

You Do the Maths: Launch a Rocket into Space

You Do the Maths: Launch a Rocket into Space

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/05/2015

Solve problems using 3D shapes and degrees of rotation and blast off on a mission to outer space! Featuring maths problems from addition and decimals to line graphs and pie charts, these books have different challenges to be solved with a varying range of difficulty. These four titles make maths accessible and exciting by relating it to the real world. Each title includes a glossary to explain any mathematical words or terms that the reader may struggle with, to aid the learning process. The You Do The Maths series include: Design a Skyscraper: - 978-1-78171-687-8 Launch a Rocket in Space: - 978-1-78171-686-1 Fly a Jetfighter: - 978-1-78171-688-5 Solve a Crime: - 978-1-78171-689-2

Shine! Pupil Book 2

Shine! Pupil Book 2

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2015

Exam Board: Non-Specific Level: KS2 Subject: Mathematics First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: June 2017 This new curriculum edition of the popular Shine! series has been created to support pupils with gaps in their mathematical understanding.

Shine! Pupil Book 1

Shine! Pupil Book 1

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2015

Exam Board: Non-Specific Level: KS2 Subject: Mathematics First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: June 2017 This new curriculum edition of the popular Shine! series has been created to support pupils with gaps in their mathematical understanding.

Understanding Maths: Geometry & Measurement

Understanding Maths: Geometry & Measurement

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2015

Understanding Maths is a series of topic-based study books for children in Key Stage 2, providing rigorous practice of key subject areas. Each topic contains a concise summary of the information required by the National Curriculum, making the series ideal for use as preparation for the Key Stage 2 tests. Each book is a stand-alone resource, so children can either work through them in order or focus on individual aspects of the subject. Together, the nine books support the whole of the Key Stage 2 maths curriculum, providing a solid foundation for success in maths. Geometry & Measurement meets the National Curriculum requirements for Key Stage 2 maths, and covers the following areas: triangles, circles, symmetry, angles, co-ordinates, length, mass, capacity, time, area and volume. This book explores the geometry of 2-D and 3-D shapes and the use of metric and imperial measurements. Key features of Understanding Maths include: an Explanation to introduce each topic; activities to consolidate and revise knowledge and skills; thought-provoking facts to foster a love of learning beyond the National Curriculum; regular Progress tests and a Final test to track children's development.

Understanding Maths: Addition & Subtraction

Understanding Maths: Addition & Subtraction

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2015

Understanding Maths is a series of topic-based study books for children in Key Stage 2, providing rigorous practice of key subject areas. Each topic contains a concise summary of the information required by the National Curriculum, making the series ideal for use as preparation for the Key Stage 2 tests. Each book is a stand-alone resource, so children can either work through them in order or focus on individual aspects of the subject. Together, the nine books support the whole of the Key Stage 2 maths curriculum, providing a solid foundation for success in maths. Addition & Subtraction meets the National Curriculum requirements for Key Stage 2 maths, and covers the following areas: patterns in calculations, partitioning, finding small differences, inverses, missing number questions, word problems, decimals and questions with long numbers. This book describes in detail the different ways to add and subtract numbers, using both mental and written methods. Key features of Understanding Maths include: an 'Explanation' to introduce each topic; activities to consolidate and revise knowledge and skills; thought-provoking facts to foster a love of learning beyond the National Curriculum; regular 'Progress tests' and a 'Final test' to track children's development.

Understanding Maths: Problem Solving

Understanding Maths: Problem Solving

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2015

Understanding Maths is a series of topic-based study books for children in Key Stage 2, providing rigorous practice of key subject areas. Each topic contains a concise summary of the information required by the National Curriculum, making the series ideal for use as preparation for the Key Stage 2 tests. Each book is a stand-alone resource, so children can either work through them in order or focus on individual aspects of the subject. Together, the nine books support the whole of the Key Stage 2 maths curriculum, providing a solid foundation for success in maths. Problem Solving meets the National Curriculum requirements for Key Stage 2 maths, and covers the following areas: choosing operations, solving word problems, number puzzles, scaling, time, large numbers, negative numbers, square numbers, shape puzzles, money problems, fractions, decimals, percentages, ratio and the distributive law. This book develops strategies for solving different maths problems, from deciphering the question to deciding on a solution. Key features of Understanding Maths include: an 'Explanation' to introduce each topic; activities to consolidate and revise knowledge and skills; thought-provoking facts to foster a love of learning beyond the National Curriculum; regular 'Progress tests' and a 'Final test' to track children's development.

Understanding Maths: Decimals & Percentages

Understanding Maths: Decimals & Percentages

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2015

Understanding Maths is a series of topic-based study books for children in Key Stage 2, providing rigorous practice of key subject areas. Each topic contains a concise summary of the information required by the National Curriculum, making the series ideal for use as preparation for the Key Stage 2 tests. Each book is a stand-alone resource, so children can either work through them in order or focus on individual aspects of the subject. Together, the nine books support the whole of the Key Stage 2 maths curriculum, providing a solid foundation for success in maths. Decimals & Percentages meets the National Curriculum requirements for Key Stage 2 maths, and covers the following areas: ordering, rounding and comparing decimals, adding and subtracting decimals, finding percentages mentally, and with a calculator, estimation, problem solving, and converting fractions to decimals and percentages. This book develops a strong understanding of decimals and percentages and how they relate to fractions and whole numbers. Key features of Understanding Maths include: an 'Explanation' to introduce each topic; activities to consolidate and revise knowledge and skills; thought-provoking facts to foster a love of learning beyond the National Curriculum; regular 'Progress tests' and a 'Final test' to track children's development.

Understanding Maths: Fractions

Understanding Maths: Fractions

Author: Hilary Koll, Steve Mills Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2015

Understanding Maths is a series of topic-based study books for children in Key Stage 2, providing rigorous practice of key subject areas. Each topic contains a concise summary of the information required by the National Curriculum, making the series ideal for use as preparation for the Key Stage 2 tests. Each book is a stand-alone resource, so children can either work through them in order or focus on individual aspects of the subject. Together, the nine books support the whole of the Key Stage 2 maths curriculum, providing a solid foundation for success in maths. Fractions meets the National Curriculum requirements for Key Stage 2 maths, and covers the following areas: comparing and ordering fractions, common denominators, simplifying fractions, unit fractions, equivalent fractions, multiplying fractions, adding and subtracting fractions, tenths, hundreds and thousandths, mixed numbers and improper fractions. This book builds an understanding of fractions and how they can be represented and used to solve problems. Key features of Understanding Maths include: an 'Explanation' to introduce each topic; activities to consolidate and revise knowledge and skills; thought-provoking facts to foster a love of learning beyond the National Curriculum; regular 'Progress tests' and a 'Final test' to track children's development.