Mental Maths

When all the musical instruments go missing from Uncle Baz’s shop, it’s up to you to track down the thief. Could it beguitarist Charlie Rocks? Orchestral conductor Maestro Mikael? Or DJ Decimal? You need all your numerical skills to work out exactly whodunnit.


In this Experience, your class will learn to:

  • To calculate sums using a range of strategies
  • To practise calculating mentally and at speed
  • To learn about different musical instruments and styles

Resources for each Experience include:

  • For KS1 & KS2: Recap, Discuss & Quiz; Glossary; Reading Comprehension; Grammar & Punctuation; Writing Opportunities
  • For EYFS: Recap, Create & Play; Word Mat; Actions Storyboard; Song lyrics & mp3s (for some Experiences)