Aims of the department
As a department we aim to;
Enable children to enjoy mathematics because they understand
what they are doing.
Foster positive attitudes to mathematics as an interesting and
attractive subject so children become confident in developing
and using mathematical ideas and strategies.
Provide children with experiences and knowledge related to their
development of; problem solving, investigative skills,
analytical skills, logical thinking, working independently or
cooperatively, through an active process of enquiry and
Develop an appreciation of mathematical pattern and the ability
to relationships and therefore the ability to predict.
Develop the ability to talk fluently about mathematics and to
use the language of mathematics in communications.
Prepare future citizens for a growing technological environment.