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Subtracting negative numbers can seem tricky, but there are rules to follow to make things more straightforward. Remembering these rules will help you to calculate answers without using a number line. Look at the rules then try applying them to these calculations.
Remember, when rounding numbers you need to look at the column of the number you are rounding to, to see if the digit is 5, smaller than 5 or larger than 5. Can you round these numbers to the nearest 100,000?
In Year 5 maths you will be working with very large numbers. This activity asks you to round numbers up to 1 million (1,000,000). You are rounding to the nearest 10,000.
When we are measuring temperatures we often use negative numbers. Complete this activity using a thermometer to help subtract (or find the difference between) a pair of negative numbers or a positive number and negative number.
What’s so confusing about adding negative numbers? The fact that it doesn’t follow the rules of adding positive numbers! When you add negative numbers you are actually subtracting them. Here are some tips to help you understand and visualise this. Can you answer these sums now?
Can you fill in the missing numbers to make each puzzle correct? Take care with the negative numbers!
An introduction to the method of ‘repeated subtraction’ (also called chunking), useless when we are dividing large numbers.
Do Year 6 maths the fun way with puzzles, challenges and activities designed to stretch upper KS2 mathematicians and help them explore the Y6 maths curriculum at greater depth.
Get your child's maths brain fired up with puzzles, challenges and activities for Year 5 mathematicians.
Encourage your child to try some Y4 maths puzzles and challenges and explore the Year 4 curriculum in greater depth. The result? Greater confidence and plenty of mathematical fun!
Offer your Year 3 mathematician some greater-depth puzzles and activities to help them explore and investigate different aspects of the Y3 maths curriculum (the fun way!).
Challenging activities and puzzles for children in Year 2, designed to stretch young mathematicians and offer them the opportunity to explore their year-group topics in greater depth.
Challenging activities and puzzles for Year 1 mathematicians, designed to stretch your child and offer them the opportunity to explore their year-group topics in greater depth.
Help your child prepare for the end-of-Y2 maths KS1 SATs with some at-home practice. These Y2 SATs Maths past papers from 2018 are the official papers from the Department for Education, used in schools.
The official 2018 KS2 SATs maths papers, which can be downloaded for free from TheSchoolRun to offer at-home practice for the Y6 tests.
How well do you know your coins? See if you can complete this tricky puzzle.
When each of these caterpillars turns into a butterfly the number of spots it has doubles. Can you match up these caterpillars with their butterflies?
This fun two-player game will help your child to practise reading and setting the time.
Four children have put some of their marbles into a dish. They each have different-coloured marbles. Using these clues, can you work out who has which colour marbles?
Follow the clues to help the pirate through the maze to the treasure using your partitioning skills.