Maths Week

This week we have celebrated Maths Week which is all about building children’s confidence, nurturing a love of maths and sparking an interest in a subject that impacts all of our lives, every day. We all took part in a whole school challenge called ‘I’m Eight’ where we had to represent the number 8 in a […]

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Year 2 Number Day Activities

In Year 2 we played Who Wants to be a Mathionair. We worked with our Talk Partners to work out the answers to the problems. We also took part in a problem solving carousel with five different maths activities. We loved working in groups to solve the problems and we were awarded points based on […]

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Year 4 Number Day Activities

For number Day, year 4 created their own shopping list and used Excel to find how much money they would be spending. Then searched for their items on Tesco to find out how much they all were. They typed the cost of each item into a spreadsheet and then used a formula to calculate the total […]

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Year 3 Number Day Activities

Mathematical investigations: We are learning to find the information needed to solve a problem. Today in class, the children took part in Number Day 2021. We spent time investigating possible answers to questions using the information given and deciding on the most effective way to answer each question. The children really enjoyed participating in a quiz called ‘Who wants […]

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NSPCC Number Day

The children had lots of fun today taking part in a range of activities to celebrate Number day. Activities included ‘who wants to be a mathionaire’ quizzes, investigations and times table championships. Thank you for all your generous donations for the NSPCC. We have raised an amazing £323 so far.  If you haven’t had a chance to contribute yet, the donation item will […]

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Reception – Active Maths Week

Reception have really enjoyed active maths week. We played a range of games inside and outside such as ‘What’s the time Mr Wolf?’ We made up our own games and enjoyed moving our bodies as much as possible.

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Year 1 – Active Maths Week

Year 1 enjoyed playing subtraction and addition games during our daily mile for our Teach Active Week. The children became addition and subtraction superheroes. Each superhero was given a number card. With their learning partners they had to make a number sentence before adding or taking away .Once the superheroes had the correct answer they […]

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Year 6 – Active Maths Week

Area of Maths: Fractions (including decimals and percentages) Skill: Add and Subtract fractions with different denominators and mixed numbers, using the concept of equivalent fractions This was the first time in Year 6 that we have focussed on this area of Maths. We played three different games: Middle for Money, Catch and Calculate and Sum […]

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