Keeping up with the Children – Maths

Keeping up with the Children – Maths

Venue:
Duration: 6 weeks
Start Date: Tuesday 14 September 2021
Day and time: Tuesday, 9.30-11.30am
Course fees: FREE
Enrolment information: For information on how to apply, please call The Preston Road Adult Education Centre on 01482 616 580

Course Aims

This six-week course is designed for parents and carers to update their maths skills, enabling them to better support children in primary school and beyond.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course, other than having a child or children to support, and a desire to improve at maths!

How to apply

For information on how to apply, please call The Preston Road Adult Education Centre on 01482 616 580

Course Content

Frustrated with fractions?  Feeling negative about your numeracy skills?

Join us on this short course which will give you the confidence to get stuck in and tackle maths homework with your kids head on!

Some of the areas we cover include:

  • Non-calculator methods for the Four Operations (+ – × ÷)
  • Using Fractions, Percentages and Decimals
  • Tackling times tables
  • Problem solving techniques for worded questions

Assessment Method

As a non-accredited course there are no exams to worry about, however you will be given opportunities to practice the skills developed throughout and provided with feedback and support from your tutor at every step to help you succeed.

Where can it lead?

Good maths skills are fundamental for lots of things in day-to-day life, as well as most jobs.

If you’d like to achieve a qualification in maths which might help to gain employment or progress, why not consider joining one of our Functional Skills classes after this?

As a Hull Training and Adult Education learner you have access to our Careers Advice Service. Our advisers are on hand to guide you through options and support you to achieve your full potential.  Ask your tutor to refer you, if required.

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