The five broad strands of Mathematics are:
- Working Mathematically
- Patterns and Algebra
- Measurement and Data
- Space and Geometry
National School Partnerships with a focus on Numeracy.
The school has a K-6 focus on Maths. This is supported with a significant commonwealth grant. Parents are encouraged to support their child's learning. The school is implementing Taking Off With Numeracy Program for students 3-6.
This hands on program is designed to move student learning along a continuum of understandings. It is sequential and enables students to build on previous understandings.
Extra teaching support for students is also in place.
Mathletics- Sponsored by the Colo Vale P&C 2010
Mathletics is a computer and internet based Maths program for all students K-6. This means that students can work at their own pace both at school and at home. Each child has a user name and password to log in.
They have the opportunity to compete with students from all over the world.This program is used in conjunction with the class program.
Maths Student Websites