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Read, Write, Count

Look out for the new Primary 4-7 Read, Write, Count Home Kits which will be delivered to schools in November. These contain a range of numeracy items that can be borrowed by pupils to take home and explore: There are … Continue reading

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Highland Numeracy Progression Update

The Highland Numeracy Progression has now been updated in line with the final version of the Numeracy and Mathematics Benchmarks , published June 2017: Highland Numeracy Progression Update September 2017 Throughout the Progression, core number Experiences and Outcomes have been bundled for … Continue reading

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National Numeracy and Mathematics Resource Guide

Follow this link for an up to date guide to national resources for Maths and Numeracy: Resource Guide August 2017 This is a really useful guide to numeracy and maths resources available on the Hub, Professional Learning Resources and links … Continue reading

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Maths Week Scotland 2017!

Maths Week Scotland 2017 is here! Have a look at the Big Messages Maths Week aims to promote: Maths skills, understanding and confidence are important for everyone. Everyone can ‘do’ maths; it’s a way of learning and thinking that we … Continue reading

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Numeracy for Learning, Life and Work

Thank you to Justine Stewart and Laura McLean for showing me this fantastic resource: Follow this  link for a free weekly numeracy newspaper: Daily Rigour A brilliant resource for developing and applying numeracy skill in different contexts, as well as promoting … Continue reading

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Key Messages for Schools

Follow this link for key messages for schools from interim HM Chief Inspector of Education, Graeme Logan: Key Messages for Schools There are three key messages: Embed the Curriculum for Excellence using the definitive  guidance provided in the Statement for Practitioners … Continue reading

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Maths Week Scotland

Maths Week Scotland takes place 11th – 17th September 2017. “Maths Week Scotland is a brand new initiative to help everyone in our nation see maths positively, aiming for everyone to experience the benefits, joy and beauty of maths in … Continue reading

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