The Apex Maths CD-ROMs and books offer extension and enrichment for all through problem solving and mathematical investigations. Apex Maths Teacher's Handbook supports the CD-ROMs, which provide a database of mathematical word problems appropriate to Year 6. It allows teachers to plan lessons so that all pupils can be included, providing 3 levels of differentiation. It suggests a detailed plenary for whole class discussion and includes mathematical support for teachers.
Introduction; About Apex Maths; Approaches to problem solving; Features of the lesson plans; Lesson structure; Scope and sequence chart; Scotland 5-14 Guidelines; Northern Ireland Lines of Development; Oral and mental problem solving starters.