As a school we follow the 2014 National Curriculum and cover the subjects and topics as outlined in the statutory guidance.

Mr R Holmes has curriculum responsibility for maths and he can be contacted if you require further information.


Calculation Policies

Below you will find links to our Calculation Policies from Reception to Year 6.

These policies show the methods and strategies we use to teach the four operations:


Click on the boxes below for videos demonstrating the methods and strategies we use.


Bar Models

Bar models are pictorial representations of problems or concepts that can be used for any of the operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. In word problems, they hold the huge benefit of helping children decide which operations to use or visualise problems. It is then up to the children to calculate the answer. The policy below shows how we teach the children to use bar models.


Thank you to parents/carers who attended our maths workshops. Click on the links below for the information we shared.

Years 1 and 2

Years 3 and 4

Years 5 and 6

Year 1 and 2 Examples

Year 3 and 4 Examples