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Maths practice for 7-11 year olds

Here are some fun activities to help 7-11 year olds practise their maths at home. You can print off the activity sheets or talk about them together on-screen, or find even more activities on our Quicklinks recommended websites.

Adding fractions

Adding fractions

There’s room on Wolfy’s plate for 10 slices of pizza in total, but he only has 2 so far. Fill in the box to give him the rest of the pizza.

Subtracting fractions

Subtracting fractions

The mice are using pieces of cheese to practise fractions. Can you help them?

Perpendicular and parallel lines

Perpendicular and parallel lines

Two lines that are at right angles to each other are perpendicular. Draw over the perpendicular sides on each of the animals' shapes.

Plotting points

Plotting points

The animals have traced shapes in the ice for a skating competition. Use Dilly's set of coordinates to plot the vertices of her shape on the opposite grid. 

Symmetry

Symmetry

These three friends have drawn half a shape along the vertical mirror line. Draw the other halves to make them symmetrical.

24 hour clock

24 hour clock

The mice have written out all 24 hours on two clocks. Help Cody finish copying the hours and draw hands to show the time.

Minutes past the hour

Minutes past the hour

This analogue clock shows all 60 minutes in an hour. Finish writing the numbers around the clock for the mice.

Reading a timetable

Reading a timetable

Cody and Harley are planning journeys using their local bus timetable. Find out how to read a timetable and help the animals arrive on time.

Visit Usborne Quicklinks

At the Usborne Quicklinks website you'll find links to carefully selected websites with online activities to help your child learn key skills.

Parents - please note - children should be supervised online. Usborne is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please read the safety guidelines displayed at Usborne Quicklinks

Fractions practice

Fractions and decimals

Lots of online activities to explain key terms and practise fractions and decimals.

multiplying and dividing

Multiplying and dividing

Lots of online activities to practise miltipying and dividing.

Measuring things

Measuring things

Explore different kinds of measurement, measure things and discover your weight on another planet.

Times tables

Practise your times tables

Discover clever tricks for learning 7x, 8x and 9x tables and test yourself against the clock!

Key Skills

On the blog: How to help your child learn key English and Maths skills

Read some top tips on practising English and Maths at home from Usborne Editorial Director Felicity Brooks. 


Usborne Key Skills books for 7 to 8 and 8 to 9 year olds

Usborne Wipe-clean Key Skills books support the Maths children learn at school and provide endless practice with wipe-clean activities.