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.
The curriculum for mathematics aims to ensure that all pupils:
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Every year, we participate in the NSPCC Number day across the whole school.
Children (and staff) are invited to dress up in maths themed clothes for the day and enjoy a fun-filled day of maths based games and activities.
Activities have included number walks around Chafford Hundred, designing repeating patterns with delicious fruit and sweets, creating Suduko style magic squares and dancing to timestables in Zumba!