# KS2 Curriculum

## DATES AND SESSIONS

EFFECTIVE MATHS TEACHING

To understand the core principles behind how to teach maths effectively

CONCEPTUAL UNDERSTANDING

The principles and practicalities behind conceptual maths teaching in the classroom

FLUENCY

To understand the importance of seeing links and forming relationships between numbers or values

REASONING

To explore the strategies required to solve problems by establishing an understanding of patterns and themes

PROBLEM SOLVING

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To understand and appreciate how pattern is at the heart of mathematics

NUMBER

To understand positional, additive and multiplicative place value and the properties of number, including big numbers, decimal numbers and negative numbers

ALGEBRA

To understand the foundations of algebra, including the importance of equals

GEOMETRY

To explore the part of mathematics that is about shapes, sizes, positions and patterns

CALCULATIONS 1

To explore how effective addition and subtraction strategies underpin much of the curriculum

CALCULATIONS 2

To explore how effective multiplication and division strategies underpin much of the curriculum

BAR MODELLING

To understand pictorial representations of problems or concepts and their benefit in visualising problems

NUMBERS IN CONTEXT

To understand how measures and statistics are numbers in a context

PROPORTIONALITY

To explore fractions as the relationship between parts of a whole and the whole itself