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Numeracy

 

KEY SKILLS OF THE MATHS CURRICULUM

Maths

Rosary pupils will become fluent in the fundamentals of mathematics, they will know and apply key skills and reason mathematically. Pupils will also solve problems across a range of contexts methodically and with resilience. Rosary pupils will have a secure and confident grasp in the fundamentals of maths. This conceptual understanding and the ability to recall and apply knowledge forms the foundations of all maths learning. This alongside the application of age appropriate key skills, and use of mathematical vocabulary, allows access to deeper understanding; therefore, making purposeful connections between areas of maths and other subjects.

Numeracy skills are taught to all year groups every day in both direct lessons and discreetly across the curriculum. Pupils are taught a variety of topics based on key objectives. These objectives are taken from the New 2014 Curriculum.

 

Our teaching Sequences: Teaching for Mastery

 

The objectives from our four areas of learning (Number sense, additive reasoning, multiplicative reasoning and geometric reasoning are arranged into dedicated blocks where pupils are taught key skills then encouraged to develop their reasoning skills. All year 1 -6 pupils have access to Rockstar Timetables, an online learning platform. Please ask the class teacher if you require log on details. Find out what the pupil are covering by looking at the year group overview at the end of this page.

 

Calculation Methods

 

Children use a range of written methods for completing addition, subtraction, division and multiplication. Many of the methods the children use may be different to the ones that you were taught at school. Please refer to the school calculation policy and numeracy policy, below, to view methods being used.

 

Timetables and Homework

 

Please support your child’s learning – help them to learn all their timetables. This is what is expected:

 

Year Group          Facts For

Reception            Count in 2,5,10

Year 1                   X2, X5, X10

Year 2                   X2, X5, X10, X3, X4

Year 3                   X2, X5, X10, X3, X4, X6, X8

Year 4                  All tables up to 12 x 12

Year 5                  Consolidation of times and division facts

Year 6                  Consolidation of times and division facts

 

Pupils will receive weekly numeracy homework. Pupils in years 1-6 also have access to an online teaching tool Rockstar Timetables .  Pupils log on with their own usernames. Please see the class teacher for further advice. 

The HSBC school Bank team

The pupils from year 3 can open a HSBC bank account and make regular deposits. Application forms are available from the school office. To open an account a minimum of £10 is required. Once pupils have a HSBC account that can deposit any amount. Please note pupils can only make deposits in school.

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