This video lesson is designed to provide a short math strategy to help your students in remembering what steps to take when solving math word problems. The lesson explains and demonstrates the CUBES Method which is great for visual learners. It allows them to interact with a word problem by dissecting it and critically analyzing it.
Practise Your Calculations!Use this site to practise your calculation skills - remember, we are aiming for your highest ever scores on Paper 1 - Calculations.
Bar ModelThis is an excellent way of helping you visualise problems and then understand what you need to do. Work through the addition and subtraction problems by building the bar model and then performing the calculations. Remember, the maths calculations aren't very tricky - it's the understanding of what to do that people find hard.