Maths resources continue to evolve and it is often difficult to find or stay in touch with ideas and material that will provide stimulus or extension for a curious mathematical mind.
Below are listed a few links to web sites that parents and teachers of primary school students may find useful to support independent learning or provide extension work in class.
https://nrich.maths.org/teacher-primary …curriculum-linked resources to develop mathematical reasoning, and problem-solving skills.
https://www.think-maths.co.uk/downloads ...a series of tasks promoting the wider world of maths beyond school, inspiring students and giving them a chance to develop invaluable mathematical thinking skills.
http://www.primarymathschallenge.org.uk/ …the Primary Maths Challenge is held annually and offers a fun and exciting mathematical challenge aimed at pupils in years 5 and 6. Past papers (written by the Mathematical Association) are available online and the questions are aimed to encourage problem solving and reasoning.
https://mathsframe.co.uk/ …interactive mathematical games and resources to support KS2 teaching and learning.
https://www.math-salamanders.com/ … from the US but a huge bank of maths resources, puzzles and games
St Olave's School has also created the following resources to stimulate pupils problem solving skills:
The following link highlights non-verbal reasoning resources and tips for parents: