# Free Resources

These free teaching resources were developed by Creative Maths. Many require Dragonistics Data CardsCat Maths or Multy Facty from the Creative Maths shop. There are activities and lessons designed for students across all school year levels.

• ### A print-and-play: Fraction Assistant

##### A print-and-play: Fraction Assistant
Fraction Assistant supports learners to build number sense with fraction addition, subtraction and comparison.
• ### Active Game: Running Bingo

##### Active Game: Running Bingo
A great active game for primary students. Use either cat or dragon cards.
• ### Active Games: Dragon games

##### Active Games: Dragon games
Physical activities using Dragonistics data cards
• ### Activity: Boulder pushing

##### Activity: Boulder pushing
Small group activity to build fluency in addition and number knowledge.
• ### Activity: Comparing Cats

##### Activity: Comparing Cats
Self-managed Cat Maths activity about comparing multivariate data.
• ### Activity: Comparison Boards

##### Activity: Comparison Boards
Self-managed activity about smaller, larger and equal with multivariate data.
• ### Activity: Dragon sorting

##### Activity: Dragon sorting
Sheets for various sorting activities, including species, behaviour and breath.
• ### Activity: Sorting Cats

##### Activity: Sorting Cats
A range of sorting activities using the Cat Maths cards.
• ### Activity: Star Capture

##### Activity: Star Capture
Star Capture introductory grids.
• ### Activity: Toyboxes

##### Activity: Toyboxes
An addition activity involving allocating cats to toy boxes which can hold different numbers of toys.
• ### Activity: Two attribute analysis

##### Activity: Two attribute analysis
Self-managed activities investigating the differences in behaviour between male dragons and female dragons, and, the differences in breath type between species.
• ### All free Cat Maths resources

##### All free Cat Maths resources
All free resources for use with Cat Maths in one easy to download file.
• ### Game: Cat Bingo

##### Game: Cat Bingo
Sheets for Cat Bingo. Can be played as an individual activity or a the group game Running Bingo.
• ### Game: Dragon bingo

##### Game: Dragon bingo
Sheets for Dragon Bingo. Can be played as an individual activity or a the group game Running Bingo.
• ### Game: Fraction Action rules

##### Game: Fraction Action rules
Fraction Action game rules. An electronic copy of the rules from the pack.
• ### Game: Introducing Fraction Action

##### Game: Introducing Fraction Action
A suggestion for introducing students to Fraction Action, a game to build fluency in fraction addition.
• ### Game: Introducing Multy Facty

##### Game: Introducing Multy Facty
Ideas for how to introduce the Multy Facty game in a way that supports learning.
• ### Game: Multy Facty 2-3-5-10 rules

##### Game: Multy Facty 2-3-5-10 rules
Rules for playing Multy Facty, the multiplication facts game using factora 2, 3, 5 and 10.
• ### Game: Multy Facty rules

##### Game: Multy Facty rules
Rules for playing Multy Facty, the multiplication facts game using factors 2 to 9.
• ### Game: The Cat Pack Rules

##### Game: The Cat Pack Rules
The Cat Pack game rules. An electronic copy of the game rules that come with the boxed set.
• ### Games: Classroom Games

##### Games: Classroom Games
Dragon cards games practising ordering, counting and sorting, as well as strategy and turn-taking.

• ### Lesson Plans: Big ideas of sampling, Level 5

##### Lesson Plans: Big ideas of sampling, Level 5
Four lessons introducing big ideas of statistics at high school level.
• ### Lesson Plans: Curriculum level 2-4

##### Lesson Plans: Curriculum level 2-4
Lesson plans and teacher notes for primary-level statistics and probability using dragon cards.
• ### Lesson: Equivalent Fractions

##### Lesson: Equivalent Fractions
Investigate equivalent fractions using Fraction Action cards. Pairs of equivalent fractions are matched using fraction bars.
• ### Lesson: Ordering Fractions

##### Lesson: Ordering Fractions
Using Fraction Action cards to practice ordering fractions.
• ### Online app: Choral counting

##### Online app: Choral counting
This app allows teachers to plan choral counting exercises for students. It can be run as a Say-and-Click activity.
• ### Online app: Dragon samples

##### Online app: Dragon samples
Take samples of dragon cards as csv files. This app is useful to extend the dragon card sampling lessons.
• ### Online app: Guess the Multy

##### Online app: Guess the Multy
This app is the game Guess the Multy. Try to guess the chosen multiple by asking about its factors.
• ### Online app: Spiral drawing

##### Online app: Spiral drawing
This app allows exploring of a simple angle choice for a colourful spiral.
• ### Poster: Mathematical Strengths

##### Poster: Mathematical Strengths
A3 poster showing strengths required for mathematics.
• ### Poster: What Mathematicians Do

##### Poster: What Mathematicians Do
A3 poster showing what mathematicians do.
• ### Print-and-play: Cat toys

##### Print-and-play: Cat toys
The Cat Toys print-and-play lets students explore Happy Sharing Cats as a learning activity, rich task or game.
• ### Print-and-play: Dragon tug-of-war

##### Print-and-play: Dragon tug-of-war
Dragonistics Tug-of-War print-and-play addition resource. Includes instructions on how to use the resource and all materials needed.
• ### Print-and-play: Dragons

##### Print-and-play: Dragons
A small set of 32 dragon cards that you can print and use for teaching and learning mathematics and statistics at many levels of the curriculum.
• ### Print-and-play: Fraction Bars

##### Print-and-play: Fraction Bars
Fraction Action print-and-play fraction-bar resource. Includes ideas on how to use the resource.
• ### Print-and-play: Multy Facty 3-Times

##### Print-and-play: Multy Facty 3-Times
Multy Facty three-times table print-and-play multiplication resource. Includes instructions on how to use the resource.
• ### Puzzle: Factor Detector

##### Puzzle: Factor Detector
Factor Detector is a puzzle that helps practice multiplication facts. Place two numbers in each row and column so they multiply to give the products shown.

A list of rich task ideas using Dragon Cards. Helps teach and practise mathematical and statistical concepts and thinking skills.
• ### Rich Tasks: Fraction Action

Rich tasks and other activities using Fraction Action.
• ### Rich Tasks: Multy Facty

Rich task ideas and activities to use with Multy Facty the game.
• ### Sample: Cat Maths booklet

##### Sample: Cat Maths booklet
A sample of The Cat Maths Book.
• ### Teacher Notes: Evaluating Games

##### Teacher Notes: Evaluating Games
A tool to help teachers evaluate games for use in the maths classroom.
• ### The Dragonistics Booklet

##### The Dragonistics Booklet
PDF copy of the Dragonistics Booklet that comes with Dragonistics data cards.
• ### Videos: Cat Maths

##### Videos: Cat Maths
Video playlist illustrating teaching activities using Cat Maths cards and materials.
• ### Videos: Decimals

##### Videos: Decimals
Video playlist to help understand decimals for teaching or learning.
• ### Videos: Dragonistics Maths

##### Videos: Dragonistics Maths
Video playlist illustrating teacher led, small group and individual activities using Dragonistics data cards and materials.
• ### Videos: Probability distributions

##### Videos: Probability distributions
Video playlist explaining about random variables and probability distributions.