It may be just an ordinary Thursday to some but in the classrooms of Year’s 1, 2 and 3 it’s no ordinary day. A times tables battle is about to begin.
Key Stage 1 ( Year’s 1 and 2) are taking on Year 3 in a numerical challenge. And for those sceptical of the method , the founder of TT Rockstars and maths teacher, Baz Hunter says that 60 % of the maths syllabus at GCSE can be traced back to multiplication and division. Making learning times tables fun has got to be a good thing.