Project ID - TIS001156
Raising Attainment in Mathematics and Numeracy .We require an enthusiastic student to provide up to 6 pupils with individual/ small group maths support in basic skills


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Project offered at

Cranmore Integrated Primary School
BELFAST
BT10 0JB

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William Doherty

Student Skills

Students who are studying or have a particular interest in promoting the improvement of numeracy skills in primary school pupils Students who have the ability to motivate pupils and ensure they engage in learning Students who have some awareness of how practical resources can support pupil learning in numeracy

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Pupils will: * Gain confidence in basic maths skills * Be able to use practical maths resources to assist them with problem solving * Transfer their learning when presented with different contexts

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

Student tutor will: * Develop their knowledge, understanding and skills in how to promote learning through practical resources * Develop their ability to monitor and assess pupil progress * Develop leadership and communication skills by liaising with a classroom assistant

Extra Information

Cranmore IPS is a grant-maintained integrated primary school located on Finaghy Road North. The school draws pupils from a wide catchment area across south Belfast, west Belfast and beyond. As an integrated all-ability primary school we aim to provide a happy, secure environment in which children can learn effectively to realise their full potential as unique individuals. This aim permeates the ethos of the school, the teaching styles and approaches, the pastoral care arrangements and the discipline policy of Cranmore. As children have different abilities, aptitudes and needs, their performances will vary from their peers but every opportunity will be given for children to experience success. Positive encouragement and praise for all pupils regardless of gender, colour or creed will enable them to develop intellectually, socially, morally and spiritually and become full contributing members of the school community. As this is a priority area for our School Development Plan we would like the student tutor to liaise with a classroom assistant who will continue to support the small groups on the days of the week when the tutor is back at the university Further information about the school can be found at www.cranmoreips.co.uk

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