We asked some children what they thought of Deck Ahoy. Here are just a few of the things they had to say:
“Deck Ahoy is much better than watching TV and cartoon shows because it shows different ways of how to do maths.” Angelica, age 8
“I like Deck Ahoy because it helps me with my maths and number bonds to 10 and 100. It can help you with your maths a lot.” Hadi, age 11
“I like Deck Ahoy because it helps me to learn maths and it helps me to add and subtract.” Sasha, age 8
“I can now partitiion and double 2-digit numbers.” Hersi
“I like Deck Ahoy because it helps me with maths and it’s so much fun!” Bilal, age 8
“It’s easy to learn time with Deck Ahoy.” Abed, age 7
“Deck Ahoy is fun and it is easy to learn maths.” Naomi, age 7
“Deck Ahoy will help everyone with maths and fractions. It’s awesome!” Cameron, age 10
“Deck Ahoy is very fun because every day I learn new stuff.” Ashley, age 7
“I like Deck Ahoy because it’s fun and it helps us to do our maths.” Charlotte, age 9
“Deck Ahoy is very fun and you can learn from it.” Gilbert, age 10
Deck Ahoy: Primary Mathematics Activities and Games Using Just a Deck of Cards
Deck Ahoy contains over 100 activities and games to teach primary maths skills with a just deck of cards – no need to buy expensive resources!
Deck Ahoy covers not only the main operations – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division – but also fractions, statistics, time, ratios, squares and cubes and graphs.
The ideas are great for homework as there are no worksheets needed (or marking to do!) and the whole family can get involved, any where, any time.