School Maths Topics

Here you will find primary activities grouped by mathematical topic.  Choose from the list below...


Here are some exciting activities which use numbers in lots of different ways.

Shape, Position and Movement (Geometry)

Have a go at these activities, which involve shapes and moving objects in different ways.

Handling Data (Statistics)

These challenges will test your understanding of information, as well as how likely different events are.


These activities are all about measuring different things, including time! Can you try and make a sensible guess about the size of something before you measure it?

Things to Read and Do

These articles, written for upper primary students, are on a range of topics. Some focus on the history of different aspects of maths, some give information about areas of maths and some offer you ideas about mathematical items to make and activities to do.