Maths Zone

Welcome to the St. Peter’s Maths Zone.

The resources below are designed to help parents support their children with learning mathematics. There are some really useful links and documents for you to explore below.

This document will provide you with some guidance about how written strategies for calculation are taught at our school in line with the National Curriculum expectations.

  • SMIRFS – Space Mission Instant Recall Facts

Instant recall is a key part of learning mathematics. It gives children a bank of knowledge from which they can draw to help then when working in maths in a range of situations. This is an 11 stage programme which has been designed to progress your child through a number of key instant recall targets.

Useful Websites:

Click on the links or icons below to visit our recommended websites to help support your child’s learning in maths.

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  • Maths No Problem – A great website to find out about the fundamental ideas that underpin mathematics. There are some brilliant videos that show maths is action.
  • NRICH – This website has many resources to support children with their learning in mathematics. There are a large variety of games and investigations that you could share with your child and maybe learn something yourself too!
  • Oxford Owl Maths
  • This website is dedicated to supporting you with your children’s maths throughout their primary years. You’ll find a whole host of ideas, simple ideas, top tips and ebooks to help your child with their maths at home.
  • National Numeracy Parent Tool Kit