Singing Maths is auser-friendly songbook and CD designed to support maths teaching.
Singing Maths is a user-friendly songbook and CD designed to support maths teaching and enrich young children's experience of numeracy in a fun and engaging way.
The songs and activities introduce key numeracy concepts such as counting, sequences, shape, space and measure, handling data and algebra. The songs are written in an exciting, modern style on subjects that interest children. Each song or chant is accompanied by a set of activities and ideas for further development.
No music reading is required and the pack includes a CD with sample performances.
Until recently Helen MacGregor was Teacher Adviser for Music in Kent. Helen is a freelance consultant in primary music education and has written many of A&C Black's most popular and successful music titles, including Bingo Lingo, Singing French, Singing English and Singing Phonics. Stephen Chadwick has composed music for many popular A&C Black titles, including the Music Express series and Singing French, as well as for Channel 4's Grid Club, the BBC's Bitesize series and Disney. Helen and Stephen collaborated on Roald Dahl's Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs and on Roald Dahl's Goldilocks and the Three Bears.