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 Key Mathematical Ideas
 Numeracy Skills for Years 58
Links to other Sites
NZ Maths
Site for teachers and parents
Wicked
A New Zealand website dedicated to promoting math skills
IXL
New Zealand website with lots of maths activities and challenges
Count On
Maths website with lots of fun games
Primary School Math Resources
Lots of maths activities to sharpen your skills
BBC Skillswise
Try out your addition/subtraction strategies with these interactive games
Mathletics
All Fairfield students in Years 38 have Mathletics accounts set up
Key Mathematical Ideas
Mathematical Ideas by Curriculum Level
Numeracy Skills for Years 5 – 8

I Am Learning To….. 
Level 3 
 Solve subtraction problems using standard place value.
 Solve subtraction problems by going back through tens.
 Solve subtraction problems by operating on place values while “parking” ones, tens.
 Solve addition problems by forming tens from ones and forming hundreds from tens.
 Solve addition problems by compensating with tidy numbers.
 Solve comparison and difference problems by reversing.

Level 4 
 To learn to use multiplication to solve addition and subtraction problems.
 To learn to add and subtract fractions.
 To learn to add and subtract decimals.
 To learn to solve addition and subtraction problems with integers.
 To learn to solve multistep problems that involve a combination of processes.

Level 5 
 To learn to develop more complex use of multiplication to solve addition and subtraction problems
 To learn to add and subtract fractions (with related and unrelated denominators).
 To learn to add and subtract more complex decimals.
 To learn to develop addition and subtraction strategies with more complex integers
 To learn to solve multistep problems that involve a combination of processes.
 To learn to combine proportions and work out what parts the total is made up of.
