# Recognise and use square numbers and cube numbers, and the notation for squared (2) and cubed (3)

A new resource to help teach this objective will be added soon

New Maths Curriculum (2014): Year 5 objectives.

Mine Mayhem - Factors, Square & Prime

This game, together with all the other Mine Mayhem games, will soon be available as a single iOS or Android app.

Choose to shoot either factors of numbers to 100, prime numbers or square numbers, or any combination of the three.

Shoot the spaceship with the correct answer and dodge the incoming fire. A fun game to practise a wide range of key mathematical skills.

There are over a hundred carefully differentiated levels linked to objectives from the new maths curriculum. The game can be used to teach: Multiplication, Addition, Reading Numbers, Subtraction, Fractions of Numbers, Roman Numerals, Rounding Numbers, Division, Converting Fractions to Decimals, Converting Fractions to Percentages, Telling the Time in Words, Recognising Multiples, Factors, Prime, Square and Cube Numbers, and Simplifying Fractions. A full list of levels is below. This game is also available as an iOS and Android app.

Multiples, Factors, Prime, Square and Cube Numbers

Choose to shoot either; multiples of up to 20, factors of up to 40, prime numbers, square numbers or cube numbers.

This game, together with all the other crystal crash games, is available as a single iPad or Android app.

Monty's Maths Wall

Use the arrow keys to guide your bricks and destroy the wall.

A great game for practising a wide range of mathematical skills. Levels are based on objectives from the new maths curriculum from Year 1 to Year 6. Topics include: multiplication, addition, reading numbers, subtraction, fractions of numbers, Roman numerals, division, converting fractions to decimals and percentages and simplifying fractions.

You can choose to play a single level, a selection of levels, or choose all the objectives from a year group (within the same topic). There is a full list of levels below.

This game is available on both Google Play and the App Store. A free version of the app is available with just the multiplication levels.

Snake - KS2 Maths Game

Use the arrow keys to avoid the hazards and direct your snake to the correct answer. There are more than 100 different levels to play. See below for a full list of levels.

This game is available as an iOS and Android app.

Multiplication - Crystal Crash

A great game to get children to practise their times tables. The objectives for this game have been taken from the new mathematics curriculum.

This game, together with all the other crystal crash games, is available as a single iPad or Android app.

 1. Recall and use doubles of all numbers to 10 (Y1) 6. 3 times table (Y3) 11. 6 times table (Y4) 16. Double 3 digit numbers (Y4) 2. 2 times table (Y2) 7. 4 times table (Y3) 12. 7 times table (Y4) 17. Double decimals (1dp) (Y4) 3. 5 times table (Y2) 8. 8 times table (Y3) 13. 9 times table (Y4) 18. Recognise square numbers (up to 15²) (Y5) 4. 10 times table (Y2) 9. Double numbers up to 100 (Y3) 14. 11 times table (Y4) 19. Recognise cube numbers (up to 10³) (Y5) 5. Derive and use doubles of simple two-digit numbers (Y2) 10. Doubles of multiples of 50 up to 500 (Y3) 15. 12 times table (Y4) 20. Double decimals (2dp) (Y5)
Carroll Sort Numbers

Sort numbers on a Carroll diagram. Sort according to one or two properties, including: odd, even, multiples, square numbers, prime numbers, triangular numbers, numbers less than 30 or more than 50.

Venn sort numbers

Sort numbers on a Venn diagram. Sort according to one or two properties, including: odd, even, multiples, square numbers, prime numbers, triangular numbers, numbers less than 30 or more than 50.

Errors on a Venn Diagram - Numbers

Identify the numbers which have been placed in the wrong position on the Venn diagram and drag them to their correct place

Choose to arrange numbers by whether they are odd or even, or multiples of a given number, or prime or square numbers.

Errors on a Carroll Diagram - Numbers

Identify the numbers which have been placed in the wrong position on the Venn diagram and drag them to their correct place

Choose to arrange numbers by whether they are odd or even, or multiples of a given number, or prime or square numbers.

Numbers on a Carroll Diagram - Missing Labels

Drag the correct labels onto the Carroll diagram. A great game to encourage reasoning about the properties of numbers. Works really well as a mental starter.