Recommended audience KS1 and KS2 teachers who would like to explore a more active approach to teaching maths, also ideal for Maths Coordinators.
This is a one day practical course that uses the context of PE and sport alongside practical learning approaches to support the teaching of maths across the school. Based on research and trials in primary schools across the country, this course will use existing resources alongside the new National Curriculum Programmes of Study. This course has been written by teachers for teachers, so it really gets to the heart of the challenges and offers evidence based solutions. Delegates will receive teaching resources developed for active maths teaching, including an introduction to the ‘Maths of the Day’ teaching programme.
Course outcomes and impact
For the practitioner:
- An understanding of the link between PE/Sport and maths and how to apply it to their school setting.
- An opportunity to share ideas and be part of a learning community that develops good practice for numeracy teaching across all Key Stages.
For the children the practitioner teaches:
- Become more engaged and inspired by the active learning strategies and resources on offer. This will in turn help them to aspire to achieve in numeracy through active learning.