Project ID - TIS001083
Supporting Pupils with Mathematics (Primary School) To improve pupil outcomes in Mathematics. To raise pupils' self-esteem.

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Project offered at

St Finlough's Primary School Sistrakeel
BT49 9JL


Fiona Patton

Student Skills

Experience of working with pupils in a primary school setting.

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Pupils will practise number and topic maths skills. Pupils will improve their outcomes in all areas of Mathematics. Pupils will develop their knowledge of problem solving strategies. Pupils will be able to apply their knowledge of problem solving strategies.

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

The student tutor will develop skills in tutoring pupils on a 1:1 basis and small groups. The student tutor will develop skills in supporting pupils in all areas of Mathematics. The student tutor will knowledge about and skills in raising pupils' self-esteem.

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The benefits of the Tutoring in Schools programme are widely recognised by all participating parties.
It encourages positive interaction between University student tutors and school pupils where the former can act as positive role models and ambassadors.

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