KS1 Maths - December 2017
In maths we have been learning to recognise and know the value and denominations of coins and notes. Firstly we looked closely at the different coins and labelled each one.
Next we looked at ways we could make different amounts.
We enjoyed using coins to buy items from our class shop.
Year 4 Mathmatics - Place Value - November 2017
In order to help consolidate their learning, Year 4 having been using place value counters to show decimal amounts. The children worked brilliantly in their talk partners to come up with the answers.
Year 4 Numeracy - November 2017
In numeracy, the children have been working hard to understand the relationship between fractions and decimals.
Showing they understand by presenting their answers as a decimal, fraction and visually through shading in parts of a hundred square.
Maths Day - Carlton Colville - November 2017
Last week, we took 14 year 5 and 6 children to an able maths day at Carlton Colville. The children worked individually and in group to solve a range of challenging problems that really got the children thinking about their maths – they tackled algebra and thought about proof.
‘Today was great because it was all about Maths. Some of the Maths we did was hard but that was good’ James , Year 5
‘Today, I learnt loads and really enjoyed making the maths clocks and tablecloths. The algebra pyramids were hard though’
Rosie, Year 6
‘I enjoyed this trip because we learnt a lot about different methods and what different signs’ Olive, Year 5
‘Today I had a great day! I learnt about factorials. I would go again any day’
Marcus, Year 6
‘I had a great today! I learnt lots about factorials and Pi. This day really challenged me and I loved it overall. I especially enjoyed the mathematical clocks and tablecloths’
Emily, Year 5