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Maths

Maths Policies
Maths Policy 2017-2019
Calculation Policy 2017-2019

 

Maths No Problem

At Valley Invicta Primary School at Holborough Lakes we follow the Maths No Problem programme. Teaching maths for mastery is a transformational approach to maths teaching which stems from high performing Asian nations such as Singapore. When taught to master maths, children develop their mathematical fluency without resorting to rote learning and are able to solve non-routine maths problems without having to memorise procedures.

Need To Know

  • Evidence-based approach to teaching maths
  • Helps pupils develop a deep, long-term and adaptable understanding of maths
  • Inclusive approach where all children achieve
  • Slower pace which results in greater progress
  • Reflected in the 2014 English national curriculum for mathematics
  • Endorsed by the Department for Education, NCETM and OFSTED

To find out more about the programme, please click HERE


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At Valley Invicta Primary School at Holborough Lakes we use Mathletics as a fun, engaging and challenging form of home learning. Each pupil has been set the challenge of achieving 1000 points per week. If they acheieve this goal they will recieve a certificate of achievement.

"Mathletics is designed to provide students with a captivating and safe learning experience. Our not-so-secret formula combines targeted and adaptive curriculum content, structured and interactive support, with engaging gaming and rewards – all aligned to the requirements of the UK’s key primary maths curricula."

Mathletics Home Learning Parent Information

 

To access Mathletics, please click HERE


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Times Tables Rock Stars is another opportunity available to our children that can be accessed at home or at school.Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme of daily times tables practice.

Each week concentrates on a different times table, with a recommended consolidation week for rehearsing the tables that have recently been practised every third week or so.This format has very successfully boosted times tables recall speed for hundreds of thousands of pupils over the last 8 years in over 12,000 schools - both primary and secondary - worldwide.

To access Times Tables Rock Stars, please click HERE