Times Table Challenge

Compete on November 17-18th to be part of the 2 Times Table Challenge Global leaderboard in school and at home

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Make learning fun

In the classroom or at home

Learners can work together or compete within their class at school, or play with their family, friends, or single player at home. Play everyday for the most points!

Delivered for you

10 minute sessions delivered for you

An easy-to-use video and scoring interface, delivered for you. Just press play and watch them learn as they join in chanting and moving with the presenter and answer the on-screen challenge questions.
Make learning fun

Make learning fun

Improve times table fluency in this super fun, physically active competition. Motivate your learners as they compete for the best score on the global leaderboard!

THE TIMES TABLE CHALLENGE

Play

1. Play

Customise your sessions with a choice of times tables, difficulty level and number of players. Then compete in as many 10 minute sessions as you can.

Have Fun
Have Fun

2. Have fun

Enjoy getting active and calling out times tables with the presenter. Solve the challenge questions correctly for a high score.

Improve
Improve

3. Improve

Master all the levels as you move up the leaderboard. Earn extra points by competing at home and in the classroom.

HOW TO COMPETE

1
Register or login then compete from this page.

In school

2

Play this session with your whole class from your smartboard. They do not need their own devices.

3

Students can earn extra points by playing at home. Share the event with parents who can set up free accounts.

At home

2

Use a laptop or tablet for your child to play alone or with family and friends.

3

You can link your child’s account to their class or they can play independently.

WHAT IS
THE TIMES TABLE CHALLENGE

Active times table sessions

  • 10 minute sessions delivered by the presenter on screen.
  • Custom scoring interface with gamified questions.
  • A great starter in the classroom or a fun practise for at home.
Competition

Competition

  • Compete in the classroom in teams or collaboratively.
  • Play at home in single-player mode or with friends and family.
  • Earn points by playing the most sessions and answering challenge questions correctly.
Prizes

Leaderboard

  • Bring glory to your home or classroom by being on top of the times table leaderboard
  • Participation certificates for every student
  • Motivate your learners to win at mathematics

Times Tables

The key concept of times tables is explored with skip counting, multiplication and division questions.

Times Table
Movement

Movement

Sessions include physical activity to keep learners active, healthy and engaged.

Mindfulness

All sessions include mindfulness to help learners re-centre themselves after the excitement.

Mindfulness

WHY PARTICIPATE IN
THE TIMES TABLE CHALLENGE

TEACHERS

Boost mathematics engagement while leading your class to glory

PARENTS

Help your child learn their times tables and enjoy mathematics

V2.0 WHAT'S NEW FOR
TIMES TABLE CHALLENGE

V2 on screen questions

On-screen times table quiz questions

V2 on screen questions

On-screen times table quiz questions

Challenge your learners to solve the on screen questions for more points. If they know how to do 2 x 5 x 10 can they solve 2 x 50? Worked solutions as you go.

V2 better quality

Better quality

V2 better quality

Better quality

We have improved our videos with better activities, visual support, clearer audio, quiz questions and more.

V2 gamification

More gamification with points, teams and a leaderboard

V2 gamification

More gamification with points, teams and a leaderboard

Choose if you would like to play competitively in teams, collaboratively as a class, family, or single player. You will then be led through the session as you earn points and move up the leaderboard.

V2 easy to use at home

Easy to use at home

V2 easy to use at home

Easy to use at home

Use sessions at home to supplement school teaching or as part of homeschooling.
Students can now link up their accounts with their class to earn extra points for their school teams by playing at home.

V2 shorter session

Shorter sessions

V2 shorter session

Shorter sessions

Sessions now only take 10 minutes to complete making them ideal for a classroom starter or quick practice at home.

FAQs

Times Table Challenge resources provide targeted maths help for primary and secondary teachers and parents of 5-14 year olds (KS1, KS2 & KS3). They are ideal for anyone who wants to incorporate learning with physical and mental wellbeing, and would like a tool for being able to teach active, fun times tables lessons.

No, Numberfit believes that ALL children should be able to access resources to help them grasp this key skill, therefore The Times Table Challenge resources are available completely FREE for two weeks. After this, you will keep a subset of sessions, if you would like to help your learners master times tables with all resources you can upgrade your subscription here.

You will get free access to the beginner, intermediate and advanced competition sessions for the 2-12x table. These are each comprised of physically active videos to follow as well as on-screen times table questions to answer.

Yes! Times Table Challenge resources have been tested at home and in the smallest of classrooms. All movement is on the spot so no furniture needs re-arranging. They are an ideal classroom active learning resource.

No, simply a device to display the times tables sessions e.g. a smartboard, laptop or phone.
Each Times Table session is approximately 10 minutes long. This includes 5 minutes of physically active videos, 4 minutes of challenge questions and 1 minute of mindfulness.

As often as you like, but if you want to make it to the top of the leaderboard then try to do as many as you can and make sure to do at least 1 per day to keep up your streak bonus points.

Yes, we provide 3 difficulty levels for the sessions for you to choose from:
  • Beginner – for learners who are new to a times table, had a slow pace and all questions in order
  • Intermediate – for learners who are familiar with a times table, has a fairly quick pace and questions in random order.
  • Advanced – for learners who have mastered a times table, answers are required immediately and division questions are included.
Yes, the resources work great at home, learners don’t need to be in mainstream school to enjoy them.

The multiplication tables check is a mandatory exam that students in English schools must take in year 4 (8-9 year olds). The aim is to determine whether students can fluently recall their times tables up to 12.

It is an on-screen test consisting of 25 times table questions where students get 6 seconds to answer each question.

Help prepare your learners for the test by using the Times Table Challenge sessions.

WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT
TIMES TABLE CHALLENGE

"Everything was great, exercises were simple to do without moving furniture and everyone joined in."

- Simon, Teacher in England

"My class of year 3 and year 4 pupils loved learning their tables and being active at the same time."

- Simon, Teacher in England

"Love this concept!"

- Noreen, Teacher in Ireland

"The Times Table Circuits were great for gaps in the day where children could practice."

- Daniel, Teacher in England

"Amazing resources!  I will be using these as a way of assessing the children."

Marcela, Teacher in England