## Understanding Ratio and Proportion at KS2 Maths Level

Like many ideas in mathematics, the concepts of ratio and proportion involve more than just numbers themselves – they also involve the relationships between numbers.Â  These relationships produce some fundamental information about the world. Scales and balanced...

## Everything You Need to Know About Place Value for KS2 Maths

Place value is the core building block of how maths works at KS2 level and far beyond. Put simply, a number’s place value tells you how large each digit of a number is along a horizontal scale. Digits further to the right have a smaller value than digits to the...

## A Step-by-Step Guide to Long Division for KS2 Maths Pupils

Even with such easy access to calculators, todayâ€™s pupils still need to be able to command the algorithm we call long division as part of the KS2 Maths curriculum It sounds obvious, but you shouldÂ keep in mindÂ at every stepÂ that division is the inverse...

## What is happening with A-level, GCSE KS2 Sats and University Entrance exams in 2021?

Just when we thought that the Covid-19 had already caused enough havoc with education in 2020, it reared its head again and has already brought the education world to its knees again in 2021. As school children around the country have been off school since December...