Maths

Find out what you can do to help develop your child's maths skills, from the early years to KS2 SATs.


Maths for toddlers Maths tips for age 3-4 Maths tips for age 4-5 Maths tips for age 5-6 Maths tips for age 6-7 Maths tips for age 7-9 Maths tips for age 9-11
Help with times tables

Times tables tips

The times tables your child needs to know, and how to make practice fun.
Help with times tables >

Maths games & activities

Maths games & activities

Free games and activities to practise maths skills, for ages 3–11.
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Learning to tell the time

Learning to tell the time

It's an important everyday skill, but learning to tell the time can be tricky.
Tips for learning to tell the time >

Cooking with kids

Blog: Cooking with kids

Cooking and baking is great fun, and a brilliant way to talk about maths together.
Read our cooking blog post >

Doing maths homework

Blog: Maths anxiety

How to make maths a little less scary (and maybe even fun).
Tips to overcome maths anxiety >

Non-verbal reasoning

Blog: Non-verbal reasoning

What is non-verbal reasoning, and how can you develop skills at home?
Read about non-verbal reasoning >


Featured videos

You'll find more support including storyteller videos, grammar tips, maths 'how to' animations, and fun learning ideas to try at home in the Oxford Owl video library.

7 times table trick
A fun times table game to help your child learn the seven times table.

How to do long division
Find out how to divide numbers using long division.

What is BODMAS?
The order of operations used for solving maths problems at school.


Activity books and flashcards


Maths for toddlers Maths tips for age 3-4 Maths tips for age 4-5 Maths tips for age 5-6 Maths tips for age 6-7 Maths tips for age 7-9 Maths tips for age 9-11