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Abacus resources

Discover a range of planning, curriculum and assessment resources for Abacus, including everything you need to know to get started and professional development to help you get the most out of your subscription.

Getting started
Our Getting Started Guides will help you get going as quickly as possible.

Matching charts to the Welsh curriculum and other useful documents to help you get to grips with 2014 curriculum and assessment.

Additional documents to help make using and planning with Abacus even easier.

Understand how the Progress & Assess assessment resources in Abacus can help you ensure your assessment is part of a virtuous loop with your planning and teaching.

Professional development (PD)
If you haven’t had your Abacus PD yet, find out more about it here, and get booking.

Spread the word
Find materials to help you explain Abacus to your colleagues and put it at the heart of your maths policy.

Classroom goodies

Download these activities and tools to use in your classroom.


A choice of 3 postcards for you to print off and send home to congratulate your pupils for all their hard work.

Posters, activities and other materials

New customers

If you currently subscribe to one of the other Pearson Primary services on ActiveLearn Primary and are looking for more information about Abacus, you can see information and samples and book a demo on the Pearson schools website.

Find out more and see Abacus samples

Abacus characters