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Children are engaged in deeper thinking with regards to problem solving.
There is a sense of wonder in the exactness of mathematics as well as a sense of personal achievement in solving problem.
Making connections between pupils’ numeracy skills and real life.
Maths encourages children to look at, discuss and evaluate a range of social and moral issues in the world.
It can sometimes draw upon other areas of study such as history and geography.
A requirement for verbal reasoning.
Working in groups or teams to solve problems.
Children have the opportunity to discuss their learning with their peers
Maths exposes the children to range of approaches to solving problems and reasoning skills.