...You can't catch me, I'm the Gingerbread Man!
Class 1 are reading the traditional tale The Gingerbread Man this week and linking it to all aspects of our learning. Just today we have been retelling the story using character voices, counting how many buttons The Gingerbread Man has, designing…
Class 1 are really looking forward to celebrating Geraldine's Birthday on Friday. We have enjoyed baking her some cakes ready for the party. We hope she likes them!
Geraldine teaches us our new sounds. We want to say thank you to her for helping us learn.
Class 3 enjoyed getting out the Art straws and blu-tac this week, in order to create our own 3D shapes. First, we had to decide what 3D we were going to make, work out how many straws we would need (how many edges the shape has) then cut them to the correct length. Despite the…
This week Class 3 are looking at 3D shapes! Today we worked out how many faces, vertices and edges different 3D shapes have!
Class 1 have been reading The Little Red Hen
We enjoyed retelling the story and made masks of the different characters. We liked exploring the wheat and flour and thinking about where our food comes from. We also thought about whether we would share the bread with the animals if we were the…
We have been exploring all the sights and sounds of Autumn. The children have been counting and counting conkers, sweeping up leaves and sorting the leaves and sticks by size. What fun we've had celebrating Autumn!
Homework Heroes - Autumn 1 - Week 5
This week, Class 4 have been perfecting their maths skills by multiplying and dividing amounts by 10, 100 and 1000. I was very impressed with everyone who took this opportunity to consolidate these maths skills.
Ted - wonderful maths work and…
Class 2 Maths
This week in Class 2 we have been doubling numbers in maths. Some children used numicon pieces to help them double their numbers.
Decimals and Equivalent Fractions
Year 6's have been revising place value over the last two weeks and have considered decimals in more detail. Today, they concentrated on converting decimal numbers to their fraction equivalent and then fractions to their equivalent decimal.
Number and Place Value
This week in Maths we have been working on number and place value, as well as working in pairs to complete a maths paper. I was very impressed with how well the children worked together and their strategies for working out tricky questions.
On Friday, we used…
In maths this week, we've been learning all about angles. On Wednesday, we ventured out into the rain and spotted different angles in the playground. Our task was to draw around the angles we had found, then label someone else's angle correctly. We used the labels; acute, obtuse, right…
Weekly blog by Billy and Liam
This week in Maths we have being looking at measurement. We have been measuring things like our friends, their feet and objects in and out of the classroom. While doing this we have practised measuring accurately using rulers, tape measures and meter sticks.
Bigger or smaller?
This week in Class 1 we have been doing some amazing maths work! We have been looking at size; ordering from smallest to biggest. We also went on a classroom hunt to find things 'bigger' or 'smaller' than a pen!
Written by Millie B and Millie L
This week in Maths we have been learning about fractions.
In red group we have been making fraction walls by separating squares into different numbers and splitting them into equal sections, we coloured these in and tried to discover any equivalent fractions.…