Numeracy and Mathematics

Staff use a variety of methodologies to teach every pupil sound mathematical knowledge, skills and encourage an inquiring mind. The development of mental maths skills is a priority.

A carefully structured and balanced maths programme which includes money, measurement, shape, position and movement, problem solving and enquiry is followed by each child. The emphasis is on practical work and active learning.

A wide range of resources is employed so that the important mathematical skills and ideas can be developed.  Mathematical games and computer.

Software may be used to introduce, reinforce and develop skills and concepts.

Numeracy and Mathematics Principles and Practice Document