Fractions in Year 3

Fractions in Year 3

This term, Year 3 are loving learning about fractions and all of the children are wowing Mrs Cowan and Mrs McLean with their understanding! They can confidently explain what a tenth is, draw tenths and count in tenths. Super work Year 3 IMG_0043 IMG_0044 IMG_0045...
National Numeracy Day

National Numeracy Day

To celebrate National Numeracy Day, all the children in school thought about how maths was all around them. From nursery to Year 6, each class created ‘Maths about Me’ posters to share facts about themselves that linked to number! Like how many fingers they had, how...
We made our own number line!

We made our own number line!

The children in Reception made their own number line by matching numeral to quantity. First we ordered our numbers from the smallest to the largest and then we put the right amount of conkers under each number. We talked about how many conkers we added each time. We...
It all adds up!

It all adds up!

Our Year 1 mathematicians have certainly enjoyed developing their skills this term! We have used counters, part whole models and other objects to help us understand different ways to make numbers (number bonds), and then using + and = signs to write these as number...
Nursery used transient art to learn about shapes

Nursery used transient art to learn about shapes

It was great fun learning about shapes and arrangements through decorating a giant Christmas tree.  We found a variety of objects from the nursery and placed them appropriately to ensure they made a special picture.  We talked about shapes and used postional language...
Counting at the snack table

Counting at the snack table

Nursery are super counters. We have been using our skills to make sure we can share our snack fairly. We have used one-to-one correspondence as we said each number name and learned to line up the fruit as we counted it so we didn’t miss any out. Our counting...