Maths

Maths

School Radio Maths resources aim to bring fun to numeracy by providing a lively and entertaining way for pupils to develop and consolidate their skills.

The focus is on mental maths - a key skill identified within the Numeracy Strategy at KS1 and KS2.

  • Counting Songs

    Age 3 – 5

    Have fun singing along to this collection of popular counting songs, which includes both video and audio. The emphasis is on building children's confidence with the numbers 1 to 10.

  • Numbertime

    Age 5 – 7

    The series is ideal for consolidating mental maths skills at this age group. The emphasis is on fun and building pupils' confidence with a range of numeracy objectives.

  • Megamaths

    Age 7 – 9

    The series is ideal for consolidating mental maths skills at this age group. The emphasis is on fun and building pupils' confidence with a range of numeracy objectives.

  • Maths Challenge

    Age 9 – 11

    A maths resource for KS2 that will really help to sharpen pupils' mental maths skills. Programmes adopt a quiz format and they're simple to use...and lots of fun!

Programmes to download

Programmes to download at any time

Download programmes

A collection of programmes to download as mp3 files at any time. Includes dance and music.

Podcasts

Podcasts

Current podcasts

See all School Radio and other Learning podcasts available from the BBC Podcast Directory.

The Tales of Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter

Enjoy our new collection of Beatrix Potter's well-known tales retold by an all-star cast for a young audience.

Just Think...

Just Think

Just Think...

Get to grips with life’s big questions with our new series ‘Just Think…’

Contact us

Contact us

Contact us

We welcome your feedback, suggestions and pupils' work.

WW1 commemoration

WW1 Performance Pack

WW1 Performance Pack

Commemorate the outbreak of WW1 by staging our specially-written play 'Archie Dobson's War'.

Private Peaceful - listen now!

Click to listen to Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo

Private Peaceful

All 13 episodes of Michael Morpurgo's moving WW1 story are available to listen to online.

Teacher's notes

Teacher's Notes

Online Teacher's Notes

Notes to support the programmes. For Autumn 2014 onwards Notes are on individual series pages.