Numeracy

Money in Year 2

Money in Year 2

Year 2 have been learning about making amounts of money in different ways using both pounds and pence. Then they enjoyed playing games focussed on making amounts to apply their new skills.

Forest School

Forest School

This term Forest School has been full of activities to do with teamwork, resilience, independence, confidence & creativity. Forest School has even hosted The Romans & Ancient Greeks! All the children have worked on activities to develop trust & teamwork using blindfolds, hoops & completing scavenger hunts. Using natural materials Year 6 created scenes from… Continue Reading

Practical Maths in Y6

Practical Maths in Y6

As part of their Geometry topic, Year 6 pupils enjoyed a practical Maths lesson in which they investigated angles on a straight line and angles around a point. Using a protractor, they were able to successfully measure the angles, calculate the size of missing angles as well as determine some fun Geometry facts! Lucy described… Continue Reading

Maths in Year 1

Maths in Year 1

Today the children were learning about sharing amounts into equal groups. We talked about real life situations such as sharing sweets and how the counters could represent the sweets. The children shared different amounts into 2 groups using ten frames. They used mathematical sentences to explain what they did such as ‘ten counters shared equally… Continue Reading

STEM week in Year One

STEM week in Year One

This week is  British Science Week and the theme is ‘Innovating the Future’. Year One considered the problem of Plastic Pollution and could plastic bottles be used for another purpose. The children were then set a challenge to recycle a plastic bottle and design and make a rocket launcher. Then the children spent an afternoon building… Continue Reading