Basics Explained

From Judy Hornigold's Talk at the 'Motivating Maths Conference' in Derby (November '16), we learn how to develop strong number sense. Number sense is about being flexible with numbers, knowing all of a numbers' relationships. Quite often, pupils can be afraid to manipulate numbers in a given question, someone with good number sense however would be able to change and simplify difficult equations and problems.

Basics Explained: Importance Of Number Sense