Yesterday I shared with you the mental maths strategy of counting on. Today I want to look at the near doubles strategy. Most young children learn how to double numbers pretty quickly on their own.

Mental Maths, Counting on Strategy. Activities and games to help teach various mental maths strategies.

Playing math games in the classroom is a fantastic way to not only stimulate students, but is also an ideal way of improving students’ number facts and number work. As games can be so beneficial I thought it would be fun to share your favorite fun mental

The mental maths strategy of partitioning is useful to use when we add numbers as it breaks the numbers up into parts which simplifies what's being added.

Maths Pyramids for Mental Maths Practice Practical Pages

This super simple adding decimals game will give your kids lots of practice with adding decimals, as well as developing their problem solving and mental math skills. Plus, you'll love how easy it is to set up: all you need is a deck of cards!

Help your students increase their math fact fluency by teaching them mental math strategies. Addition Mental Math Strategy Posters are the perfect resource to teach and reinforce the mental math strategies. They are great on your math wall for students to use as a reference to refresh their learning.