So You Really Want To Learn Maths Book 1 is suitable for pupils aged 10+ (Years 5/6 upwards) and provides a thorough grounding in the Mathematical knowledge required by pupils working towards Common Entrance and other entrance exams at 11+ and 13+. Detailed explanations are followed by numerous practice exercises to ensure that pupils have grasped the material covered. - Endorsed by ISEB - Ideal for pupils in Years 5/6 working towards Common Entrance and other entrance exams at 11+ and 13+ - Summary exercises and end of chapter activities will ensure that pupils have understood the material covered - Extension questions are included, to challenge the most able pupils An Answer Book containing answers and a mark scheme is also available to save you time marking work.
Serena Alexander has taught Mathematics since 1987, originally in both maintained and independent senior schools. From 1999 she taught at St Paul's School for Boys, where she was Head of Mathematics at their preparatory school, Colet Court, before moving to Newton Preparatory School in London. She has been a member of the ISEB setting team for mathematics, is an ISI inspector and helps to run regular mathematics conferences for prep school teachers. She has a passion for maths and expects her pupils to feel the same way. After a lesson or two, they normally do!