Numeracy : NCEA Level 1
Numeracy skills are an everyday requirement throughout life. Numeracy for NCEA Level 1 helps students learn and reinforce, through practice, the skills they will need to achieve the numeracy standards 26223, 26226 and 26227. While these standards may be assessed in a variety of curriculum areas, the skills must first be taught and learned in the Maths classroom. Included in the book are: information to support the student when attempting the exercises hundreds of problems to enable students to gain confidence to apply numeracy skills in a variety of settings, such as Science or Technology a matrix for each standard so that the student can maintain a record of their progress towards achievement activities which can be used to enable students to demonstrate their competence in these numeracy skills in an appropriate context basic skills that students who generally finds Mathematics difficult should gain. This may enable these students to proceed to NCEA Level 1 Achievement Standards.
Gwenda Hill is currently Head of Mathematics at Taeiri College and is the author of Units in Maths, Units in Maths Workbook, Mathlinks 1 and Mathlinks 1 Workbook. Her years of experience in teaching Mathematics have all been richly invested in this book.