Numeracy

Part, part, whole

Reception are getting really good at using the part, part, whole approach to explore different ways to make numbers. This week they explored making 11. They used compare bears first and then recorded their numbers using whiteboard pens.

Numeracy – Addition and Subtraction – Fact Families – Year 2

Numeracy – Addition and Subtraction – Fact Families – Year 2

Numeracy – Addition and Subtraction – Fact Families – Year 2 In Year 2 this week, children have started to further develop the adding and subtracting skills gained in Year 1 and apply this to fact families. The children drew two simple 10 frames (A rectangle consisting of 10 squares) and used red and blue… Continue Reading

Number Bonds

Number Bonds

Year One have been working on number bonds this week. They have been using the part part whole method to help them find missing numbers from number bonds. They have been especially good at reasoning about addition and explaining why they have chosen a certain number.   Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School sessions were up & running as soon as the school year started in September. Our new Reception class were introduced to Forest School where they became Kings & Queens for the afternoon after making their very own nature crown. During their next session the children used sticks & grass to decorate the first… Continue Reading

Year 4 Maths Hunt

Year 4 Maths Hunt

Year 4 put their rounding skills into practice today by going on a maths treasure hunt around the classroom. They worked so hard in pairs, reasoning and problem-solving together to work out the clues to a joke. However, some of us were not impressed with the joke! Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School has been full of exciting and engaging creative topic based activities during June. The children have used a wide range of skills to explore, design and make a selection of quality pieces of work in various forms such as woodwork, art, cooking, D&T and drama. Reception have identified features on a map of… Continue Reading