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Links to Fun Maths Websites


Flying Start Games logo Flying Start Games design and sell a range of fun and inspiring hands-on educational games and activities for parents to play with their pre-school/ks1 children to give them a flying start to their learning.
BBC Bugbears logo

Create cool monsters, Bugbears, who speak with your own voice. Make Bugbears to talk about things going on in your life and support each other's Bugbears with comments and advice.


murderous maths

Website full of fascinating facts, games, puzzles, sneaky tricks, silly jokes, awful puns, and amusing illustrations from the creator of the Murderous Maths series of books.

Great fun for those aged 8 and over. Kjartan makes maths great fun and not a boring bit in sight!

The BBC Numeracy page with lots of activities and games for 4-11 yr olds.
maths mysteries Interactive site for "sum-sleuthing 7-9 yr olds". Two mysteries with math challenges interwoven. An American website with sections for kids, parents and teachers. Has areas dedicated to algebra, fractions, money,addition, subtraction, multiplication etc. Don't yawn ! ... its fun.

bbc touch typing for kids

bbc touch typing for kids

A fun colourful website with animation and games introducing touch typing to children aged 7 to 11, from BBC Schools.