These materials are intended to support teachers in addressing the needs of those Year 7 pupils who entered Key Stage 3 having achieved level 3 (or a low level 4) in the Key Stage 2 National Curriculum tests in mathematics.
This training session takes approximately 3 hours. Mentors are trained on the approach to written and mental calculation strategies and analyse video footage to help them to become good mentors. Some schools have trained Year 10 and 11 pupils to support year 7 pupils.
This is an additional resources produced by the Secondary Lancashire Mathematics Consultants