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    I have been asked by my aunty and uncle to tutor my 11 yo cousin in maths as I always did well in maths.
    Anyways she is in grade 6 (Vic) and my friend who is a teacher suggested times tables angles and division. Any other suggestions? And are there any good rescources on the web and do you have any suggestions for activities? TIA

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    Can you talk to her teacher and see what she is studying and what she needs help with?

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    Study ladder is great and free. U just have to sign up. It's linked to the curriculum too and has higher and lower activities.

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    Go to the Australian curriculum website and it's all on there for you. The year 6 curriculum is huge, so I would narrow it down to where she struggles and go from there. If she doesn't know her tables well she won't be able to do learn a lot of the new concepts.

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    This gives a snap shot of what students do in maths. See under the grade 6 section. I would find out what she's doing in class and ask the teacher where you found specifically focus.

    http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/Documents...ce_AusVELS.pdf


 

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