Success@Arithmetic: Calculation is a TA and Teacher led small group mathematic intervention for pupils in lay Key Stage 2 (Year 5 and 6) or Key Stage 3 who need support to become fluent in understanding and applying formal written calculation methods. The Programme gives children the deep knowledge of the operations and procedures which enable them to apply effective formal calculation to solving problems confidently. It’s basically very high quality teaching which can be applied to whole class situations.
TAs from you school and a lead teacher (who manages and supports the TAs) are trained together for 2½ days spread over about 7 weeks in both running the Programme, adapting it to different children’s needs and in the deep mathematical and pedagogical knowledge which will allow them to apply their learning to whole class maths teaching.
Success@Arithmetic: Number Sense
As above but for children in late Year 3, Year 4 and above who need to acquire the number bond and multiplication fact knowledge as well as the m derivation and place value understandings and skills they need to be ready to learn formal calculation.
So far children are making average gains of 14 months’ progress from these programmes in less than a term.
2 ½ days of face to face small group training, email and phone support, resource website access and a full set of guidance booklets lesson plans, and the specialist resources needed to deliver the programme.
£990 per TA and link pair
£150 for an extra TA