Year 2 Mental Math Support

Websites we like to use to support mental maths in Year 2 include:


Example games for specific skills

  • Number recognition – on top marks there are two games called helicopter rescue off or blast off these also cover counting on and back from a given number

  • Ordering numbers – on ict games a game called counting caterpillar and on top marks ordering and sequencing caterpillar 


  • Addition, Subtraction, number bonds, doubles, halves – on ict games a game called funky mummy

or on top marks a game called hit the button

  • Comparing numbers – on maths frame a game called comparing numbers using dienes

  • Place value – on top marks a game called place value charts or place value basket ball

  • Odd and even numbers – on top marks two games called coconut odd or even or carroll diagrams odd and even

  • Number facts and mental math skills – on top marks a game called number fact families, mental maths train or daily 10 or on bbc bitesize a game called guardian defenders of mathematica


Also, do not forget every child has their own personal login to use purple mash and timestable rockstars to access different support programmes for their year group!

Student Login