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Mathematics at Catherine Junior School.
At CJS, our goals in Mathematics are to enable children:
- to have a deep understanding of mathematical concepts
- to apply their knowledge to solve problems and investigate questions
- to enjoy the challenge of Maths and have a positive attitude to learning
- to enjoy their work and to develop a life-long appreciation of Mathematics
Our lessons are carefully designed using the Primary Mathematics National Curriculum as a foundation, and teachers draw on a variety of supplementary resources to create interesting, challenging and purposeful lessons.
The atmosphere in a Maths lesson is focused, and teachers work hard to foster a positive Growth Mindset to Maths, valuing mistakes and encouraging hard thinking and good questioning.