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Developing Effective Reasoning in KS1

Audience: Primary
Single session
  • Primary School Improvement Training Package
  • Key Stage 1

Brief Overview

There is a reason that reasoning is one of the three main aims of the National Curriculum for Primary Maths and this course will look at why this is. Delegates will develop an understanding of a range of simple strategies for encouraging and deepening reasoning amongst pupils besides exploring ways to adapt existing materials and locate high-quality resources to embed reasoning through maths learning. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the role and importance of reasoning in mathematics.
  • Know the progression in reasoning.
  • Explore what depth in reasoning could look like.
  • Consider how to develop deeper reasoning by adapting existing tasks and resources.
  • Know where to find high-quality reasoning resources.



  • Session - 05/02/2025 09:15  -  12:15

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Delivered by

  • Jason Horne