Teaching & Learning - Numeracy

Serpentine Primary School practices a consistent approach to all numeracy programs. Numeracy blocks are uninterrupted to ensure all students have the opportunity to consolidate their learning.

Warm ups are included and revised daily for effective numeracy instruction and must include:

Number/Algebra (basic number facts, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, times tables, place value, fractions, decimals, money, numeracy vocabulary, problem solving)

Measurement (time, time facts, calendars, timetables, abbreviations, vocabulary, conversions, problem solving)

Geometry (shapes, directions, lines, angles, vocabulary, problem solving)

Statistics/Probability (fractions, percentages, decimals, graphing, probability, vocabulary, problem solving)

Our whole school numeracy programs include:

  • Think Mentals
  • PR1ME