Maths Across the Curriculum (MAC)

Maths Across the Curriculum (MAC)2018-06-25T10:44:15+00:00

We use maths in every aspect of our lives at work and in practical everyday activities at home and beyond. We use maths when we go shopping or plan a holiday, decide on a mortgage or decorate a room. Good numeracy is essential to us as parents helping our children learn, as patients understanding health information, as citizens making sense of statistics and economic news. Decisions in life are so often based on numerical information: to make the best choices, we need to be numerate.

Poor numeracy costs the UK dearly. Recent research estimates poor numeracy skills cost the economy £20.2 billion every year. That cost is borne jointly by individuals, employers and the public purse. The UK needs a numerate population in order to build a strong economy and compete globally – especially with those countries which outstrip us in numeracy performance.

At Bruntcliffe Academy, we are working hard to ensure that every student, regardless of their background, leaves school with a command and fluency in relation to numeracy. Central to this is ensuring that students are able to:

  • add
  • subtract
  • multiply
  • divide
  • calculate using ratio, proportion and percentages
  • understand the link between fractions, decimals and percentages.
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Guide to:

We would like to extend our thanks and accredit Pixi Maths from which these resources were created.  Visit her website at: https://www.piximaths.co.uk.

Number
Algebra
Statistics
Ratio and Proportion
Geometry
IT (Spreadsheets & Graphs)

Helpful Documents

Download the TGAT Numeracy policy
Download the MAC Development Plan
Download the Maths Vocabulary Glossary

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Presentations

5th July 2018
17th March 2017
7th July 2017
13th December 2017

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