If you are a primary trainee, you must demonstrate a knowledge of mathematics to be recommended for QTS. This popular, widely recommended text helps you audit your knowledge of mathematics and understand what learning you need to pass your course. A rigorous test helps you identify your strengths and weaknesses and can be revisited at key stages in your course as a tool to monitor and evaluate progress. The fourth edition has been updated in line with the new National Curriculum, includes more information on expanding and developing your knowledge of mathematics and is linked to the newest Teachers’ Standards.
: Revision and Further Reading
Well done indeed for getting this far! By working through this book you are well on your way towards developing your mathematical knowledge and understanding. Having set targets, it is useful to know where to go for further subject knowledge support. This section outlines some of the possible choices.
There are many books to support the development of mathematical knowledge currently available. As a trainee teacher it is probably more appropriate to look at books written specifically to address the mathematical needs of trainees. Various books have been written to support students as they work to develop their subject knowledge. Some books look solely at subject knowledge, others attempt to place it more firmly within a classroom context. ...