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Barming Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Barming Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Welcome back to Term 1...We are a GOOD school (Ofsted May 2019) .......
Welcome to BarmingPrimary School
Barming Primary School is a 2 form entry primary school on the outskirts of Maidstone. It is a co-educational school for children aged 4 to 11 years old. There are currently 414 children on roll.
A Message from the Headteacher
Barming Primary School has so much to offer. Everyone is welcome and children are encouraged to flourish and achieve their goals. Come and find out what we are all about!
Orchard Academy Trust
Barming Primary School is an Academy and is part of the Orchard Trust family of schools. The Trust currently consists of Allington Primary School and Barming Primary School.

Last Week's Attendance:

  • Reception 95.5%
  • Year 1 93.1%
  • Year 2 96.1%
  • Year 3 95.2%
  • Year 4 92.8%
  • Year 5 92.5%
  • Year 6 97.7%
  • Whole School - 94.7%

What are Times Tables?

Here you'll learn what the multiplication tables are and find out everything your little ones should know about them. Included are examples and handy resources.


What are times tables?

A multiplication table is a list that shows the multiples of a specific number. According to the national curriculum for England, children should know all multiplication tables up to 12×12 by the end of year 4.


Multiplication Tables in the National Curriculum:

Once children familiarise themselves with what times tables are, they'll begin to learn the facts that fall under these tables.

All of our resources are made by fellow teachers to make sure that they meet national curriculum standards. These dictate that KS1 students will learn to:


Once children have gained confidence in the 2×, 5× and 10× multiplication tables, then they'll move on to learn more tricky ones.

Here are some of the curriculum aims, which pupils will need to meet by the end of year 4.


To help children memorise what the times tables are and remember all the facts, you might find useful this colourful multiplication square.