Layfield

Primary School

Maths

Maths Intent Statement

Our Maths curriculum is designed to provide a coherent and progressive development of knowledge, skills and understanding.

We want our pupils to:

Love learning about range of strategies: working both cooperatively, collaboratively and independently to use and apply skills in a range of contexts.

Achieve their full potential by having a secure understanding of mathematics through a process of enquiry, reasoning and problem solving to secure fluency and deeper thinking. Also having the confidence in mathematics where children can express ideas fluently and talk about the subject using mathematical language across the curriculum.

Develop curiosity by asking questions to deepen their Mathematical knowledge and have a positive attitude to Mathematics as an interesting and valuable subject.

Have fun by trying out new strategies and learning from mistakes.

Be inspired by others and learn from them.

Have memorable experiences by using a variety of equipment and resources and carrying out a variety of fun, challenging activities.

Learn life skills by understanding of the importance of mathematics and experiences in everyday life.Develop as individuals by providing challenge, support and inspiration.