Supporting Your Child With Primary School Maths

Are you unsure about the maths methods used in schools? Are you worried about showing your child the ‘wrong thing’? Join this online course to discover how your child is taught maths in school. We will look at the progressions in calculations from Years 1 to 6 for the 4 main calculations; addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. We will also introduce maths mastery and look at ways to stretch and challenge your child’s knowledge. Included is an optional unit on shape, should you wish to improve your knowledge in this area.


Course Structure

This is a 12 hour online course using a virtual classroom – Google Classroom. You will have access to presentations, activities and quizzes to support and develop your knowledge of mathematical methods used in primary schools. The following units will be covered: 

  • Introduction and initial assessment quiz
  • Place Value
  • Addition
  • Subtraction
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Shape
  • Final assessment Quiz