Numeracy

Year 6 Fractions

This term we are re-visiting fractions, equivalent fractions and how we simplify them. We use a variety of ways to do this including using our knowledge of factors and bar modelling. We started by making our own resources to use in the lessons which was a fraction wall, although folding a strip of paper into Continue reading

Counting Fun in Year One

Today in Maths, Owls worked practically to count on. They practised counting on by using a range of manipulatives including; their fingers, beads, numicon and number lines. The range of methods practised allowed them to work out different addition questions. The children also confidently formed their own number sentences using the addition sign and equal Continue reading

Calculating Calculations!

This week we have been learning how to compare numbers and we have been using the terms ‘greater than’, ‘less than’ and ‘equal to’. Today in Maths, Owls used calculators to solve addition questions and compared their answers with another number. The children enjoyed using calculators for the first time and worked very hard.

Numeracy

We have been learning about higher numbers and how to record them. We focused on numbers from 11 to 20 and enjoyed activities where we could expand our understanding of how they could be created.

Year 4 – Maths

In maths we have been learning about fractions. We went outside to use hola hoops and  balls and chalk and cubes to make it interactive and fun. The children really enjoyed maths being out of the classroom. 

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