FAQs and other resources

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We are preparing to close this site by the end of August 2024. Maths content is still being migrated onto Tāhūrangi, and we will be progressively making enhancements to Tāhūrangi to improve the findability and presentation of content.

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Answers to questions that you may have about how to help your child with maths.
Understanding your child's report
New Zealand schools develop their own reporting formats, so your child's report will not be the same as reports from other schools. This page provides information to help understand your child's report.
Home-School Partnership: Numeracy An interactive module to help families support the mathematics learning of children with special needs.
Home-School Partnership: Numeracy The Home School Partnership: Numeracy Handbook has been designed as a guide for schools and communities to plan ways to work together to support children's numeracy achievement.
Problem Solving The Problem Solving activities are grouped by strand and age level. They are designed for able students to attempt by themselves. Solutions and extensions are provided.
ECE section The Early Childhood Education Section has material intended to support early childhood educators to use opportunities that arise in everyday interactions with children to foster the development of mathematical thinking.
National Standards pamphlets There is information on the New Zealand Curriculum provided by the Ministry of Education.  There is also material for each year level, including information and tips on getting involved in your child's reading, writing and mathematics learning.