Maths at The Wren School, Reading, Berks

Aiming High


Aims and Ethos

Mathematics is important to all modern society as it is fundamental to problem solving and decision making. Mathematics is a subject which transcends all walks of life and provides essential tools for a modern society which range from the beauty of nature to computer programming and designing modern apps.

Our aim is for Mathematics at The Wren School to be engaging, challenging and relevant to modern life and will create lessons which support this.

Curriculum Information

Year 7

This is Me

  • Number systems
  • Properties of Shape
This is Us

  • Data Analysis
  • Algebraic Expressions
Genius of the Past

  • Negative Numbers
  • Sequences and Patterns
Inventions of the Future

  • Angle Geometry
  • Functions and Graphs
Power of Humans

  • Transformations
  • Proportional Reasoning
Power of the Earth

  • Formulae
  • Fractions & Percentages

Extra Curricular Activities

The mathematics department runs a weekly enrichment club on a Friday from 3.30 pm to 4.30 pm where we work in teams to solve problems from the UK Mathematics Team Challenge.

We are also preparing to visit our local feeder schools where our Year 7 students will teach Year 5 and 6s.


Lesson Resources

Median,Mode, Range

Term Dates

Term 4
Mon 20 Feb – Fri 7 Apr 2017
Term 5
Inset day – Mon 24 Apr 2017
Tue 25 Apr – Fri 26 May 2017
Term 6
Mon 5 Jun – Tue 18 July 2017
Inset days – Wed 19 July + Thur 20 July 2017