# SSE NUMERACY PROBLEM SOLVING

Involving students in the setting of personal targets. There needs to be more emphasis on the use of concrete materials beyond second class. Early Intervention for children with learning difficulties. The organisation of hands on resources for the teaching of Numeracy in a central Resource Room. There has been a significant increase in the number of students achieving a Sten of in recent assessments. Effectiveness in the teaching of Numeracy:

The school is situated in a rural town with a population of 1, but also serves a parish population of a further 1, The school used available assessment data from standardised test scores together with questionnaires from parents, students and teachers to gather relevant information and opinion. Diagnostic and standardised tests administered and Results of assessments are used to inform teacher planning and Learning Support caseload. Homework Club is open again!! The introduction of guest speakers who use Maths in their working lives , especially for older classes. All areas of the curriculum are being covered in all classes.

## SSE Numeracy Summary

T he following approaches were used to assist the school in providing the findings as seen below: Areas of concern were highlighted as follows: During the evaluation, teaching and learning in the following curriculum area was evaluated:.

Sse made on previously-identified improvement targets.

The school is situated in a rural town with a population of 1, but also serves a parish population of a further 1, A greater emphasis is required when learning tables. The school used available assessment data from standardised test scores together with questionnaires from parents, students and teachers to gather relevant information and opinion.

ESSAY ON ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF PALLAVAS

The use of Maths Trails to create an awareness of the possible use of Maths in the immediate environment. During the evaluation, teaching and learning in the following curriculum area was evaluated: Teachers found that we teach numeracy in a very comprehensive manner.

Diagnostic and standardised tests administered and Results of assessments are used to inform teacher planning and Learning Support caseload. This information reflects positively on the teaching and learning approaches in the school at present. Assessment of learning and assessment for learning are used widely in the school.

# Numeracy 3 year plan

Pupils engagement in learning: The Sigma T test scores from May, were analysed solvinng the following information was gathered from the age based Sten scores: Overall numeracy levels are high.

Summary of Main areas requiring improvement with regard to Literacy: The use of team teaching in the area of Maths.

Suggestions prkblem made in the following areas: Involving students in the setting of personal targets. Emphasis placed on Problem Solving techniques at each class level.

There needs to be more emphasis on the use of concrete materials beyond second class. Teachers found that our strengths in the area of Numeracy are: The school is fully compliant as per DES guidelines with all of the legislative and regulatory items as follows: November 7, We had a great day in the school just before we br read more.