Numeracy is at the heart of our teaching, wherever possible it is included in all parts of our curriculum, just as is it in all areas of life. We use the following to help enhance the children’s learning:
In the past, parents have commented that they want to be able to help their child at home with Numeracy but are unsure of the calculation methods currently being taught in school and worry that they might be teaching them the ‘wrong way’. The school has put together the School Calculation Policy as a guide with examples, and hope that it will be useful. It explains how the four operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division are taught from Reception through to Year 6 and also details the statutory requirements from the National Curriculum content that apply to calculation and number, place value and fractions.