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New Wave Mental Maths

New Wave Mental Maths - Revised Edition is a series of seven Pupil Books from Senior Infants to 6th Class, written to provide comprehensive coverage of mental maths concepts required by the mathematics curriculum.

Each book contains a 40-week mental maths and problem-solving programme designed to develop, strengthen and consolidate pupils' mathematical skills and concepts.

Now Available - New Wave Mental Maths Online

  • Display each page from the pupil book on an interactive whiteboard for whole-class teaching. 
  • Pupil book answers are available to view at the click of a button. 
  • An overview of concept is provided. 
  • Assesment is provided through the online portal, allowing teachers to record pupils' progression. 

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  • problem-solving column in each week's unit of work;
  • problem-solving questions drawn from a mixture of strands and strand units, incorporating real-life maths contexts and situations;
  • modern and contemporary layout using subtle colours, which is not distracting or overwhelming for the pupil;
  • series extended into Senior Infants, with a NEW book containing daily mental maths for the full school year;
  • a structured daily mental maths programme for the whole school year;
  • coverage of all strand and strand objectives applicable to mental maths;
  • carefully worded problem-solving questions positioned in their own column;
  • pictorial and written representations of problems in both the problem-solving and daily columns;
  • comprehensive coverage and consolidation of mental mathematics concepts;
  • practice in speed of recall;
  • sequential development of mathematical concepts and vocabulary; and
  • opportunities for weekly assessment and monitoring of pupil progress with the 'FRIDAY REVIEW'.

FREE Teacher Manual for schools adopting the New Wave Mental Maths programme - REQUEST HERE

Books in this series: