St Mary's C.E. Primary School

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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, ability to reason mathematically, an appreciation of the beauty and power of mathematics and a sense of enjoyment and curiosity about the subject.”


(DfE, 2013, Mathematics programmes of study: key stages 1 and 2, National curriculum England, P3)


Through our Maths curriculum we aim: 


  • To become fluent in the fundamental of mathematics
  • To reason mathematically by following al line of enquiry
  • To solve problems by applying mathematics in a variety of routine and non routine problems
  • To promote enjoyment and enthusiasm for learning mathematics
  • To encourage confidence and competence within mathematics
  • To understand the importance of mathematics in everyday life


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