Get involved with National Numeracy Day 2021 and help your child’s confidence grow, with our top tips and free maths activities.
Blog posts for: Year 2
What can we do to help our children to make progress over the term ahead? James Clements shares his tips to help boost skills and knowledge.
Learning to tell the time using both analogue and digital clocks is still an important skill, but it’s something that children can find tricky to master. Louise Pennington shares ideas to support your child’s growing understanding of time.
One of the most valuable skills we can give our children is the ability to communicate well. Read top tips on how to develop communication skills.
Maths teacher and education expert Louise Pennington shares her favourite activities and games to help your child learn their times tables.
Money isn’t everything, but being ‘good with money’ is undoubtedly a useful life skill. Read Fiona Lazenby’s top tips for practising using money with your child.
Maths expert Louise Pennington shares her advice for developing your child’s maths skills during school closures by exploring maths in the real world.
Win two Read with Oxford comics, full of fun characters and engaging storylines – from sneaking past ticklish octopuses to getting cuddly bumbles home for tea.
Building confidence in maths early on will pay back many times over. Get tips for developing your child’s mental arithmetic skills.
Children’s author Anne Booth, creator of the Lucy series, discusses how reading builds up emotional literacy, empathy, and relationship skills.