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Numeracy

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Numeracy at Red Hill

Purpose of study:

Mathematics is a creative and highly inter-connected discipline that has been developed over centuries, providing the solution to some of history’s most intriguing problems. It is essential to everyday life, critical to science, technology and engineering, and necessary for financial literacy and most forms of employment. A high-quality mathematics education therefore provides a foundation for understanding the world, the ability to reason mathematically, an appreciation of the beauty and power of mathematics, and a sense of enjoyment and curiosity about the subject.

Our subject leader for Mathematics is:

Mrs Bayati

Our essential learning objectives for Mathematics at Red Hill Primary school are to enable children:

  • To know and use numbers.
  • To be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide.
  • To be able to use fractions.
  • To understand the properties of shapes.
  • To be able to describe position, direction and movement.
  • To be able to use measures.
  • To be able to use statistics.
  • To be able to use algebra.