As a school we follow both written and mental calculation policies for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Our calculation policies have been reviewed in line with the 2014 National Curriculum and Lancashire County Council’s recommendations.
If you have any questions or need clarification about the methods, please do not hesitate to come in and ask. We appreciate that some methods are very different from the way we (parents) may have learnt in school!
Below are overviews, for information purposes, to show what the children will be covering in each year group, in Maths, in school.
This shows the high expectations that have been set by the new National Curriculum.
The overviews have been produced by Rising Stars, they have worked with curriculum and assessment experts to produce a Progression Framework for Maths which helps teachers cover the requirements of the new curriculum and ensures children are on track to meet end-of-year expectations.These are