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mental maths starter activitiesThe Mathsticks Maths Starters App is now available...

This online app* has been designed to work smoothly and quickly on all smarphones and tablets. So now you have all the Primary Maths Starter ideas you could wish for - right in the palm of your hand.
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Cancer Research UKHelp us raise funds for Cancer Research UK.

We are transferring all sales of our Olympic Games eBook to the Cancer Research charity. We've started the ball rolling by adding £40 - and you can follow our progress on this page.


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calling all bloggersWe have great plans for a tremendous update after Easter.

...our blog,  mathsticks/extra is about to get a complete overhaul. We know it's only a few weeks old, but it's not quite what we wanted it to be!

To make it the best it can be we are looking for your help.

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mathsticks - invite a friendKeen to keep up our resolution of continuously adding new features... We've just implemented a new Invite a Friend link.

"Invite a Friend" is a direct email invitation system to enable you to let other teachers or parents know about mathstick's excellent maths resources.

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mathsticks fail whaleWow... 1357 visitors 'blew us out of the water'.

If you tried to access mathsticks earlier this evening you may have been disappointed, the site went down for about 30 minutes as a direct result of your keenness to be here. We are humbled to be so popular. Thank you. Read more »

updated mathsticks

We took mathsticks offline for a short time yesterday to get the builders in to help us update a number of features.

Firstly, we have included a set of new sharing buttons (Sexy Bookmarks). These will now appear at the bottom of every teaching resource/activity page. Read more »

Mathsticks news - new maths resourcesWelcome to the September Mathsticks newsletter. 

Summer isn't over, but teachers don't have much of a choice - we are all back and the autumn term train is running along the tracks ever faster...

Like lots of you, we have been quiet over the Summer, but Mathsticks is still here. So you can still rely on us. Read more »