Part of the Glyn Academies Trust

Maths

 

Welcome to the Maths area,
 
What does Maths at Cuddington look like?
 
Maths Central Questions throughout the term which:
•Gives the children a context for the maths skills they are learning.
•Works towards solving one main problem (central question) by the end of the unit.
•Promotes independent learning.
•Encourages children to solve open ended problems in a variety of ways.
•Gives brilliant opportunity for assessment throughout.
•Links different areas of maths.
 
Fluency, Reasoning and Problem Solving:
•Building upon key skills across the year (see calculation policy).
•Developing the correct mathematical language.
•Working and presenting maths in different ways.
•Developing the correct mathematical language.
•Challenging independent work with flexible groupings
•Use of maths resources in the classroom.
•Maths linked to topics.

In Key Stage 2 - Maths Lounge:
Gives the children a context for the maths skills they are learning.
•Promotes independent learning with positive approaches to tackling tricky tasks.
•Encourages children to solve open ended problems in a variety of ways.
•Working in a variety of ways to demonstrate a solution.
•Links different areas of maths
 
Mathletics:
Mathletics is a fantastic resource which supports learning in the classroom. Homework will be set by your child's class teacher regularly which allows children to consolidate and apply their learning. Children can then independently work towards bronze, silver and gold as they gain more points when solving different tasks and games.
http://uk.mathletics.com/signin/
 
Resources
Please find below the Calculation Policy which explains in more detail the different methods and strategies for number which we use in each year group.
 
Please find below Maths websites which also support extra Maths at home.
This site has some fun interactive games to help your child practise their times tables. ‘Hit the Button’ is a particular favourite!
 
http://www.mathsphere.co.uk 
A few good free resources, including a maths dictionary.
 
https://www.mathsisfun.com/ 
Interactive resources and games to support all areas of Maths

 

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