Mathematics at Billingshurst Primary School
Our philosophy is to enable each child to enjoy Mathematics and appreciate its value in everyday life. We aim to foster a learning environment in which all pupils are provided with experiences that lead to a consistently high level of personal achievement in Mathematics.
We believe that competence in calculation is essential, but that Mathematics is so much more. Our mathematicians are also taught the importance of:
Teaching takes account of the omnipresence of Mathematics and, in addition to a Maths lesson and Magic Maths Meeting taking place every day, teachers actively seek ways to weave Maths in to other areas of the curriculum.