- Category: Maths
- Lessons: 5
- Year Group: 6
- Key Stage: 2
- Curriculum Objectives: 2

It’s time to build up those maths muscles! These five lessons focus on building your children’s abilities to manipulate numbers with confidence and draw upon their times tables knowledge to mentally solve both multiplication and division calculations. Throughout, there are plenty of opportunities for children to practise and improve their speed and accuracy when calculating. They are also introduced to the use of brackets in number sentences and how they may be used to help when solving calculations.

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- perform mental calculations, including with mixed operations and large numbers
- identify common factors, common multiples and prime numbers