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Maths ID and the curriculum

The Adult Numeracy Core Curriculum states that it "...sets out the entitlement to learning for all adults who have difficulties with numeracy. It describes the content of what should be taught in numeracy programmes in: further and adult education; the workplace and programmes for the unemployed; prisons; community-based and family numeracy programmes."

The curriculum is set across Entry Levels 1, 2 and 3, and Levels 1 and 2 of the qualifications framework for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. For an explanation of these levels visit www.gov.uk.

The following curriculum criteria are addressed by the Maths ID Essential numeracy programme. Please refer to practice work pages for specific references. 

N1/E1.1 Count reliably up to 10 items

N1/E1.2 Read and write numbers up to 10, including zero

N1/E1.3 Order and compare numbers up to 10, including zero

N1/E1.4 Add single-digit numbers with totals to 10

N1/E1.5 Subtract single-digit numbers from numbers up to 10

N1/E1.6 Interpret +, -, and = in practical situations for solving problems

N1/E1.7 Use a calculator to check calculations using whole numbers

N1/E2.1 Count reliably up to 20 items  

N1/E2.2 Read, write, order and compare numbers up to 100

N1/E2.3 Add and subtract two-digit whole numbers  

N1/E2.4 Recall addition and subtraction facts to 10

N1/E2.5 Multiply using single-digit whole numbers

N1/E2.6 Approximate by rounding to the nearest 10  

N1/E2.7 Use and interpret +, -, × and ÷ in practical situations for solving problems

N1/E2.8 Use a calculator to check calculations using whole numbers

N1/E3.1 Count, read, write, order and compare numbers up to 1000

N1/E3.2 Add and subtract using three digit whole numbers

N1/E3.3 Recall addition and subtraction facts to 20

N1/E3.4 Multiply two-digit whole numbers by single-digit whole numbers

N1/E3.5 Recall multiplication facts (e.g. multiples of 2, 3, 4, 5, 10) 

N1/E3.6 Divide two-digit whole numbers by single-digit whole numbers and interpret remainders

N1/E3.7 Approximate by rounding numbers less than 1000 to the nearest 10 or 100

N1/E3.8 Estimate answers to calculations

N1/E3.9 Use and interpret +, -, ×, ÷ and = in practical situations for solving problems

N2/E2.1 Read, write and compare halves and quarters of quantities

N2/E2.2 Find halves and quarters of small numbers of items or shapes

N2/E3.1 Read, write and understand common fractions (e.g. 3/4, 2/3, 1/10)

N2/E3.2 Recognise and use equivalent forms (e.g. 5/10 = 1/2)

N2/E3.3 Read, write and understand decimals up to two decimal places in practical contexts (such as: common measures to one decimal place, e.g. 1.5 m; money in decimal notation, e.g. £2.37)

N2/E3.4 Use a calculator to calculate using whole numbers and decimals to solve problems in context, and to check calculations

MSS1/E1.1 Recognise and select coins and notes

MSS1/E2.1 Make amounts of money up to £1 in different ways using 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p and 50p coins

MSS1/E2.2 Calculate the cost of more than one item and the change from a transaction, in pence or in whole pounds

MSS1/E2.3 Read and record time in common date formats

MSS1/E2.4 Read and understand time displayed on analogue and 12-hour digital clocks in hours, half hours and quarter hours

MSS1/E3.1 Add and subtract sums of money using decimal notation

MSS1/E3.2 Round sums of money to the nearest £ and 10p and make approximate calculations

MSS1/E3.3 Read, measure and record time

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