## What does the National Curriculum say about mathematics?

“The National Curriculum for mathematics aims to ensure that all pupils: become fluent in the fundamentals of mathematics. reason mathematicallyby following a line of enquiry, conjecturing relationships and generalisations, and developing an argument … using mathematical language.

### What is KS2 maths curriculum?

The principal focus of mathematics teaching in upper key stage 2 is to ensure that pupils extend their understanding of the number system and place value to include larger integers. This should develop the connections that pupils make between multiplication and division with fractions, decimals, percentages and ratio.

#### What is the Year 4 maths curriculum?

Children will learn to: count in multiples of 6, 7, 9, 25 and 1000. find 1000 more or less than a given number. count backwards through zero to include negative numbers. recognise the place value of each digit in a four-digit number (thousands, hundreds, tens, and ones)

**How is math taught in the UK?**

Mathematics education in the United Kingdom is largely carried out at ages 5–16 at primary school and secondary school (though basic numeracy is taught at an earlier age). However voluntary Mathematics education in the UK takes place from 16 to 18, in sixth forms and other forms of further education.

**Is probability taught in KS2?**

Having an understanding of probability is part of the primary school curriculum and children will deal with probability in both KS1 and KS2.

## What should my child learn in Year 4?

In Year 4, your child will be learning to add and subtract numbers with up to four digits using column addition and subtraction. They will continue to learn their times tables, so that by the end of the year they are confident in all of them up to the 12 times table.

### Is math different in the UK?

You know the traditional American chain—Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and so on? In Britain, they make no such distinctions. It’s all “maths.”