Today the Ducklings enjoyed a carpet challenge, the challenge was to match all the numbers to their correct pictures. We used their counting skills to check their work. In addition to this we used cubes to show amounts up to 20.
To consolidate their work on rounding Yr.6 played games in Numeracy involving rounding to the nearest hundredth, tenth, whole number, ten, hundred and thousand. They were very competitive!
The Ducklings have been busy learning how to form their numbers correctly.
This week, Year 3 celebrated what would have been Roald Dahl’s 101st birthday. We dressed up as our favourite Roald Dahl characters, read George’s Marvellous Medicine and used it to inspire our writing, completed Roald Dahl teamwork maths challenges and finally finished our day by making slime!
This week we have been thinking about why we read and what we read. We have been answering questions about our reading books with the aid of dice. We had three different dice; one of them had questions on about what to think of before we read a book, the second one had questions to … Continue reading
Year 5 worked in teams of dectectives to try and discover who committed a terrible crime! Working through a series of clues we used a wide range of maths skills to discover who was guilty! Well done Susan, Amber and Kiki who were first to solve the case!
As part of our topic “Food” we have been learning about how our diets and shopping habits have changed over time. We have designed soup recipes using only seasonal vegetables, just like our great grandparents would have done and today we looked at how sweet treats have changed over time. We saw how the ingredients … Continue reading
When we came back to school on Tuesday we did Maths a little differently by painting 3d shapes and printing onto paper to make 2d shapes, we then wrote each shape name underneath. On Wednesday afternoon we did some seed planting. We each got our own plant pot that we filled with compost and chose … Continue reading
In Ducklings this week we have been talking about 2D shapes. In the hall we played games to learn our shape names and their properties. Using Venn diagrams we sorted shapes…we really enjoyed it. Then in class we have used shapes to create rockets and also we have made our own shapes using geoboards…we even … Continue reading
We had a great last week of term; we kicked it off with a cooking session. Our topic had been Mountains and Hills and we have done lots of work on preferred snacks to take on walks. We decided that a great snack for energy for a walk would be flapjack, so we made some! … Continue reading