Welcome to the Maths Zone, where we provide parents and carers with information about maths and the way we teach it in school.
Talbot's Calculation Policy shows the main methods we use in each year group. For further information, read Mr Middleton's presentation from January 2016. It explains how parents and carers can support their children successfully.
End of Year Expectations
For information regarding end of year age-expectations, including maths, please follow this link.
Advice and Support
If you would like to help yourself or your child with their maths please look at the National Numeracy website. This site has helpful hints and explains the importance of maths in your child’s education.
Using and Applying
Our curriculum provides many using and applying opportunities where children get the chance to use there maths skills in context. Please find the link too Nrich which will provide many using and applying tasks.
We are also focusing on encouraging the children to use mathematical vocabulary to explain their reasoning. Please find the talk frames that will help your children explain their maths by clicking here.
Lastly, remember to check out Education City too, which contains many interactive activities for the children. This can be accessed quickly through DB Primary.