Mathematics and problem-solving skills

8th day tricks

Support ideas for mathematical development for use at home or at school. As with all my infographics, this one can be downloaded for printing. There's a link at the bottom of the page. It’s completely free, but please credit Sarah Gillie - Beacons Unique Originally published to coincide with twelvetide (12 festive days 2017-18) Download… Continue reading 8th day tricks

Mathematics and problem-solving skills

Maths made easy

Originally published to coincide with twelvetide (12 festive days 2017-18) Just a bit of lighthearted support for mathematical development for use at home or at school. As with all my infographics, this one can be downloaded for printing. There's a link at the bottom of the page. It’s completely free, but please credit Sarah Gillie… Continue reading Maths made easy

Mathematics and problem-solving skills

More number facts

Originally published to coincide with twelvetide (12 festive days 2017-18) Just a bit of lighthearted support for mathematical development for use at home or at school. As with all my infographics, this one can be downloaded for printing. There's a link at the bottom of the page. It’s completely free, but please credit Sarah Gillie… Continue reading More number facts

Early Years · Mathematics and problem-solving skills

5 maths games

Reposted to coincide with the fifth day of twelvetide (12 festive days 2017-18) Just a bit of lighthearted support for mathematical development for use at home or at school. As usual, this can be downloaded for printing. There's a link at the bottom of the page. It’s completely free, but please credit Sarah Gillie -… Continue reading 5 maths games

Early Years · Mathematics and problem-solving skills

Number facts

Originally published to coincide with twelvetide (12 festive days 2017-18) Just a bit of lighthearted support for mathematical development for use at home or at school. As with all my infographics, this one can be downloaded for printing. There's a link at the bottom of the page. It’s completely free, but please credit Sarah Gillie… Continue reading Number facts

Early Years · Mathematics and problem-solving skills

12 days of Christmas

Originally published to coincide with twelvetide (12 festive days 2017-18) Just a bit of lighthearted fun As with all my infographics, this one can be downloaded for printing. There's a link at the bottom of the page. It’s completely free, but please credit Sarah Gillie - Beacons Unique Download a copy here More infographics here… Continue reading 12 days of Christmas

Mathematics and problem-solving skills

Maths manipulatives

A few ideas to support maths confidence and skills development

Executive Function

5 memory boosters

5 ideas to boost learning when memory and organisation make things hard

Early Years · Mathematics and problem-solving skills

5 fun ways to foster maths skills

Promoting early maths skills through everyday activities and fun

Executive Function

5 thoughts on homework

5 ideas to make homework meaningful and manageable

Shows and conferences

ACAMH Dyslexia Conference

Links to the speakers at ACAMH's dyslexia conference.

Shows and conferences

TES SEN Show 2017

My report on the TES SEN Show 2017

Raising awareness

Moving on

As dyslexia awareness week 2017 comes to a close, let’s be dyslexia aware year-round.

Language and literacy skills

5 points of view

It occurred to me that if you are already here, you might appreciate someone else's perspective on literacy development and difficulties, so I've done a little round up of blogs you might like to check out: Old House in the Shires: How can I help my child learn to read? By a mum and teacher… Continue reading 5 points of view

Special Education

Targets

What are SMART targets?

Special Education

How did I get here?

Musings on a metamorphosis.