Maths: numbers and the number system

Moonlander: place value game
Moonlander: place value game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Brush up on the concepts of place value and inter-planetary flight as you land your space craft on the moon pads in the correct order.

Hundreds, tens and units
Hundreds, tens and units Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

An interactive and highly visual resource to help entrench the concept of units.

Interactive Number Grids
Interactive Number Grids Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Flip between a 0 - 99, 0 - 100, multiplication or blank grid. The squares can be painted in the colour of your choice. Great for illustrating mental arithmetic techniques or how Eratosthenes' sieve works.

Number line: basic addition
Number line: basic addition Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A simple (but powerful) interactive tool to help your pupils get to grips with basic addition.

Multiplication tables: cloud click game
Multiplication tables: cloud click game

Play this beautiful game as often as you can and you'll soon know your times tables inside out. Answer the questions as fast as you can but try not to get any penalties. At the end of the game you will be shown your score and awarded a prize monster.

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Introduction to fractions
Introduction to fractions Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

This open-ended resource allows you to create a fraction and display it in several ways (e.g. with cakes, sweets or lollipops). You can also set up simple problems by hiding the numerator and denominator and asking the class to work them out.

Recognising simple fractions: matching pairs game
Recognising simple fractions: matching pairs game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Improve your ability to recognise the picture equivalent of a fraction with this resource.

Equivalent fractions
Equivalent fractions Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

This open-ended resource allows you to create different visual representations of two fractions and display them side by side. By comparing the images pupils can decide whether the fractions are equivalent.

Ordering fractions
Ordering fractions Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

This is a truly versatile whole-class resource. In this game you must drag fractions from the fraction bank and place them in the correct order on the fraction tower. You can test two fractions to see which is bigger by showing a visual representation of the fraction.

Improper and mixed fractions
Improper and mixed fractions Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

An open-ended tool to help you explore the relationship between improper and mixed fractions.

Chicken coop game: estimating fractions
Chicken coop game: estimating fractions Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

You will be shown a fraction and your job is to estimate the decimal equivalent by placing a nest on a number line. Our hens are mathematical experts and they will fire their eggs towards the correct answer. If your estimate is good the eggs will be caught in the nest but if you're too far out it all gets very messy.

Bad egg: equivalent fractions
Bad egg: equivalent fractions

Smash the rotten egg by clicking on the fraction that is not equivalent to the others. By playing this game your students will develop a variety of mental strategies that help them to identify equivalent fractions.

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Chicken coop painter: comparing fractions
Chicken coop painter: comparing fractions

Use your knowledge of fractions to paint a chicken coop according to the hen's instructions! This clever game will teach your students to visualise and compare the value of different fractions.

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Simply-frying fractions: simplifying fractions
Simply-frying fractions: simplifying fractions

Help kung fu chicken in his quest to simplify fractions by finding the common factors of the numerator and denominator. You will need to be a black belt at finding highest common factors to get a good score.

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Rocket rooster: adding fractions
Rocket rooster: adding fractions

Improve your ability to add fractions as you choose the right set of rockets to fire Ernie into the nest. In this hilarious game there are fifty levels to complete and each one will help you get to grips with addition and multiplication of fractions.

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Fraction Wall
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A tool to help your pupils visualise fractions. Ideal for teaching pupils how to identify equivalent fractions.

Fraction Blocks
Fraction Blocks Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A tool to help your pupils visualise fractions. Ideal for teaching pupils addition and subtraction of fractions. Also useful for illustrating how to represent fractions in their simplest form.

Greater than half? : bucket sort game
Greater than half? : bucket sort game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Guide the falling terms into the correct bucket by working out if they are greater than or less than half.

Venn diagrams
Venn diagrams Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A gentle introduction to factors and multiples and the notion of 'less than' and 'greater than'.

More Venn diagrams
More Venn diagrams Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Brush up on factors, multiples and prime numbers with this selection of Venn diagram activities. This resource also contains a printable worksheet. (worksheet)

General resources

Class scoreboard
Class scoreboard

If you're playing a game or a quiz and you need to keep score for several teams then this is the tool for you. Choose between a number of themes: 'Alien abduction', 'In your face' and 'Snail race'.

Timer
Timer Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A new improved timer that now includes a countdown timer as well as a standard timer. Some of the alarm sounds are not for those of sensitive disposition. The time is given in Hours, minutes, seconds and hundredths of a second. Handy for timed tests, exams and activities.

Class minder
Class minder Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A digital assistant that keeps an eye on your class on those rare occasions when you have to pop out.

Graphing calculator
Graphing calculator Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

An outstanding graphing calculator from Desmos. Virtually any function you want to view can easily be plotted with this tool. For starters, why not try y=3sin(x), or if you want to work with variables try equations like y=ax^2 + bx + c.