Activities for Primary Schools

Additional maths related material and activities suitable for primary school students will be continuously added. Please tell us about resources you have used and activities you have run in your school so we can share them.


The following sites have fun interesting maths for kids and ideas for teachers.  Please note that CALMAST has no control over the content of these sites. Teachers must satisfy themselves as to the suitability of any of these sites. If you have any other good web resources for Maths please email us at MathsWeek@wit.ie and let us know.

Primary level maths

These websites have various maths resources for primary school ages

MathShere Maths Puzzles http://www.mathsphere.co.uk/resources/MathSphereMathsPuzzles.htm
This British website features a great set of maths puzzles for upper primary children, which are ideal for printing out in colour and laminating, making a long lasting resource.

Maths resources for kids
http://www.coolmath4kids.com/
A U.S. website designed for primary school children, which is full of puzzles and lessons which make maths fun.

Maths games and resources
http://www.adrianbruce.com/maths/index.htm
This Australian website has a lot of maths games and maths lessons designed for primary school children.

Woodland maths zone
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/index.html
This is a U.S. website with interactive maths activities aimed at 7-11 year olds.

Project Happy Child
http://www.happychild.org.uk/wks/math/
This website provides many different free maths worksheets and educational resources for all school levels.

BBC school resources
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/numeracy.shtml
A BBC website dedicated to numeracy and maths skills, with activities for different age groups and abilities.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime/ For kids 4- 11 years old has songs and games etc. including printable worksheets to download.

Mathwire games
http://www.mathwire.com/games/games.html
This website features games from the many different strands of maths.

SuperKids math worksheet creator
http://www.superkids.com/aweb/tools/math/index.shtml
This website allows teachers and parents to make maths worksheets for a wide range of mathematical problems.