Everyday Maths (EM) (LD)

Course intent

Develop your maths skills by taking part in activities to enable you to be more confident when using maths in your everyday life

What will we cover?

During this course you will have the opportunity to:

  • Read and write number names
  • Arrange digits in order of size or ordinal numbers
  • Identify words and symbols used for addition and subtraction
  • Add or subtract single digit numbers up to 10
  • Use a calculator to check answers
  • Identify names and values of coins and notes involving whole numbers from 1 to 10
  • Use vocabulary related to times of the day
  • Tell the time in o’clock terms
  • State and order the days of the week, months, and seasons of the year
  • Identify and compare familiar objects in terms of size, weight and length
  • Describe familiar objects using the vocabulary of size, weight and length

    Who is this course for? Is there anything I need to know before joining?

    This course is for Entry Level learners with a learning disability, it is designed to help learners progress from their individual starting point to build confidence, independence, and social skills for everyday life.

You need to complete a literacy and numeracy initial assessment prior to enrolling on this course.

You must be able to follow guidance on health and safety and be ready to work as part of a group.

For more information on this or similar courses please contact our Customer Service Team on 0300 200 1044 or by emailing adultlearning@surreycc.gov.uk

What do I need to bring to the first class? Will there be any extra costs?

Bring a pen and reading glasses if you use them.

If you have someone supporting you in the class, they will need to follow our guidelines for support workers and sign a Personal Assistant Agreement.

What can I do when I finish the course?

After this course you could progress to another supported learning course, or further courses with Surrey Adult Learning. We will meet with you to give information, advice and guidance on your next step.

Additional information

Bring a drink or money to buy refreshments during a short break.

How to enrol

You can't currently enrol online for this course, so please call 0300 200 1044 to express your interest or to make an enquiry for further information.

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  • Day: Tuesday
  • Start date: 19 Sep 2023
  • Time: 1pm to 3:15pm
  • Cost: FREE
  • Location: Guildford centre
  • Sessions: 31 sessions
  • Tutor: Maggie Maidment
  • Course code: PHDU290LJA
  • Places: Call 0300 200 1044

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