**Longman Active Maths** is a series of textbooks meant from the pre-primary level to Class 8. It is based on the National Curriculum Framework Guidelines. The thrust of the course is to enable children understand mathematical concepts easily, without being weighed down by the serious nature of the subject. Each concept and process that is part of the primary school mathematics syllabus has been touched upon and dealt with effectively and interestingly. The books look at what mathematics really is and the importance of mathematics in our real-world existence.