Fractions, fractions, fractions!

Fractions, fractions, fractions!

This half-term has seen a huge focus on fractions. We can find equivalent fractions, simplify fractions, add and subtract fractions as well as multiply and divide fractions. To conclude, we can also order and compare fractions. Well done, everyone. Our Arithmetic...
Number sentences

Number sentences

The Reception children have started to write their own number sentences.  They used their fingers to help them count on and write the answers. They worked hard to write their numbers...
Positive About Negative Numbers!

Positive About Negative Numbers!

Recently in Year 4, we discovered that when counting backwards, once we get to zero, we then go into negative numbers.  We created our own number lines to help us when counting backwards in steps of 1, 2 and 5.  We then moved onto answering reasoning and...
Let the Battles Commence!

Let the Battles Commence!

A huge well done to those children who are regularly accessing Times Table Rockstars at home.  Learning our times tables is extremely important this year, to prepare us for the multiplication check, which will take place in the Summer term.  In our latest tournaments,...
Marvelous Maths

Marvelous Maths

Year 1 have loved representing, comparing and ordering numbers to 10 this half term! We used concrete resources to help us before having a go at answering some questions in our books.  We have used what we know to help us play fun maths games such as dominoes and...
Conkers are for counting and threading!

Conkers are for counting and threading!

Autumn is a great time of year when you find so many interesting and natural objects. Mrs O’Hara found dozens during her autumn walk and we came across some in our nursery grounds. We used a tool called a bradawl and gimlet to make holes in the conkers.   We...