Mathematics at Oak Park Primary
The main focus at Oak Park Primary in Mathematics is to have our students become Mathematical thinkers and to understand that mathematics is part of their daily life.
The main features of Mathematical teaching includes:
Professional Development of Mathematics
Teachers keep abreast with new mathematical initiatives through professional development, mentoring colleagues, attending network meetings, professional readings and peer observations.
We use a variety of assessment tools to assist us to understand where each student is at along the Mathematics Continuum. Students from Foundation to Year 6 are monitored and assessed against the Victorian Curriculum. Teachers use pre-testing and post-testing to target student needs, and use a range of formal resources such as: