Using and applying Mathematics:

Using and applying mathematic involves pupils in solving problems, explaining their methods and results, and using their mathematics, particularly to reason logically. Using and applying mathematics is to be found in all aspects of the curriculum: number, algebra, shape and space, measure and handling data. It is where pupils use their knowledge and understanding of mathematics to solve problems.

Examples of the types of problem that they might solve are:

Your child may bring work home that involves using and applying mathematics. Parents, carers and mentors can help by: