Year 2 Mental Math Support

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

www.ictgames.co.uk

www.topmarks.co.uk

www.mathszone.co.uk/tag/ks1

www.mathsframe.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize 

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/

 

Example games for specific skills

  • Number recognition – on top marks there are two games called helicopter rescue off or blast off

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/helicopter-rescue

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/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

https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/countingCaterpillar/

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/caterpillar-ordering 

 

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

https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/funkyMummy/index.html

or on top marks a game called hit the button

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

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

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/574/Comparing-Numbers-using-Dienes

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

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/place-value/place-value-charts

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/place-value-basketball

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

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/coconut-odd-or-even

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/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

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/number-facts/number-fact-families

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/mental-maths-train  https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zd2f7nb/articles/zn2y7nb

 

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

STAFF LOGIN
PARENT LOGIN
SCHOOL BLOGS