Maths at St Mary’s Catholic Primary School
At St. Mary’s we aim to give children a range of mathematical experiences and opportunities with practical, written and
Click here for the National Curriculum- Mathematics document.
Parents and carers are encouraged to support their children’s learning at home. Below, there is a link to the school’s Calculation and Fraction Policies.
Calculation Policy – Explaining how we teach
Fractions Policy - Shares the different levels of understanding and ability, regarding fractions, that we expect children to have at different points in the school
Every class has daily focused Maths learning time, with MOT (Maths on track session) and a Maths lesson. Maths is also planned for across other curriculum subjects as appropriate.
Power Maths is our new, exciting scheme which is used in KS1 and KS2.
It is a whole class approach which aims to make learning fun and create connections between concepts, allowing children to explore their learning and master new ideas with a deep understanding. Power Maths is a whole-class mastery programme designed to spark curiosity and excitement and help you nurture confidence in maths.
To find out more please take a look at the ‘Power Maths Indroduction’ – click here
4x2, 7x5, 9x3, 10x8...... times table recall is getting quicker. 30 divided by 5, 24 divided by 2, 70 divided by 10, 64 divided by 8 the inverse division facts are being remembered too!
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Click the underlined links below to see the information that you may find useful to assist your child's learning in this subject.
Helping your child with Maths - this booklet explains how your child is taught Maths at St Mary's
Foundation Stage Songs - these are some examples of fun rhymes and songs for younger children
Click on the images below to access some useful Maths Websites for KS1 and KS2