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How topical Maths can improve problem solving & reasoning in Year 5/6 pupils

How topicalised primary maths work is more engaging, improves reasoning and creates more independent problem solvers.

By David Leighton

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13 top tips to make KS2 SATs prep 2017 fun for your pupilsĀ 

We've gathered top tips from pedagogues across twitter to help make SATs preparation for 2017 as fun and productive as possible!

By David Leighton

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Tackle the pre-KS2 SATs weeks like a pro & give Y6 the best chance yet

Make the last few weeks before the KS2 SATs 2017 count: Tips and tricks from a seasoned Year 6 teacher to provide the emotional and academic support your pupils need.

By That Boy Can Teach

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School leadership styles: How to lead a school in need of improvement

Understand which leadership styles are most effective at primary level when leading a school in need of improvement.

By Luke Hier

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How to network your way to great primary Maths interventions

What you can learn from networking events with local primary schools about innovative KS2 interventions that will work with your pupils' and why to attend a Primary Maths Showcase.

By Sophie Waterman-Smith

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Happy Holidays! Third Space Topical Maths Spring-term 2017 Roundup

See what schools sent in to Third Space Learning this spring with our KS2 Topical Maths Spring series round-up. Are you in our line up?

By David Leighton

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To TeachMeet or not to TeachMeet: Why networking is essential to good teaching practice

What networking events are there across the UK for your CPD development? A how to on choosing the right one for you.

By Sophie Waterman-Smith

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Prepare for KS2 SATs like a pro: Your 5 step holiday plan

With Easter approaching, here is all the advice you need for Year 6 teachers and pupils to ensure a positive and stress-free start to KS2 SATs preparation.

By That Boy Can Teach

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Easter Maths KS2 activities for the end of Lent! Topical Maths [8]

Bring purpose and context to Key Stage 2 Maths in your primary school with our Lent-based maths investigations; eighth in a series of blogs linking classroom KS2 Maths lessons and resources to topical, calendar-based events.

By David Leighton

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Maths at home: 5 ways to increase parental engagement in Maths

Sophie Waterman-Smith provides some top tips for engaging parents and carers in their child's mathematical learning, and having fun while they do it!

By Sophie Waterman-Smith

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3 KS2 SATs Practice Papers

Get ready for 2017 Maths SATs: 1 Arithmetic & 2 Reasoning tests & mark schemes in the set