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Parley First School

Glenmoor Road, Ferndown, Dorset. BH22 8QE

01202 874400

office@parley.dorset.sch.uk

Maths

The Singapore style of teaching is the world’s leading style, proven with winning international results. It focusses on mastery, not just learning a test, and allows children to develop their mathematical thinking and problem solving skills. It involves the use of pictorial and concrete resources, with questions to support a range of learners.

What is Mastery?

When taught to master maths, children develop their mathematical fluency without resorting to rote learning and are able to solve non-routine maths problems without having to memorise procedures. Children are given time to think deeply about the maths and understand concepts which can be applied to real life situations. This slower pace leads to greater progress because it ensures that students are secure and confident. 

The Maths – No Problem! Primary School Series, using the mastery teaching approach from Singapore, has been created specifically for children living in the UK.

Please find below a link to 8 short videos for parents, featuring Ban Har, covering the concepts used in the textbooks.

Parent Video 1 - The Fundamentals video image

TT Rockstars

For children in Years 2, 3 and 4, we are using the fantastic app ‘TT Rockstars to support times tables knowledge. Each child has personal log in and account so that their activities can be individualised to meet their needs.

There are several games for the children to play. The ‘garage’ and ‘arena’ games will focus on times tables set by the class teacher, and will change frequently as they develop their multiplication and division skills. Any games in the ‘studio’ or any multiplayer games will be based on all tables up to 12. All games will include division, which is important as they learn that these multiplication and division facts are correlated.

The app is free to download and can be accessed from home, as well as in school.

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Details of Year Group Objectives 
Maths Dictionary 
Useful Links 

Great Games

Top Marks has lots of brilliant games and activities. You can filter by subject area and age, and it works well on computers and tablets. 

 

Useful YouTube Links:

KS1 – (Years 1 and 2)

BBC Bitesize videos and learner guides for every subject:

  https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zjxhfg8

Number Bonds to 10:

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvbWuiYn-Uk

 

KS2 – (Years 3 and 4)

BBC Bitesize videos and learner guides for every subject:

  https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/z826n39

Angle Song:   

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVuMULQjb3o

Column addition: 

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8MVneXbFE0s

Column subtraction: 

   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IzlyN2-uLSU

Column multiplication expanded method:

   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTu1bJhgp0c

Column multiplication short method: 

   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBe3RYJRODk

Short division: 

   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLze82Zcc4Y