Year 4 use a range of resources to help solve maths problems.
We used Numicon to explore making number bonds that make 10. We had lots of fun exploring using Numicon and using it to check our answers. Great work.
We have had lots of fun going on shape treasure hunts. We then made shapes out of pasta and marshmallows - it was a sticky, tricky business but we really enjoyed it and we learnt all the shape names. We even tried to make a circle from the pasta but soon realised the pasta needed to be soft to…
Today Year 2 have been using counters to make arrays to help them in their understanding of multiplication.
Today we enjoyed working in partners developing our understanding of ‘Tens and Ones’. We encouraged each other to self check our answers and check for clear digits.
Year 4 have been working collaboratively, using different strategies to help them with their calculations.
We come to the end of our place value work and use our knowledge in a basketball game!
What an amazing turnout of costumes for the launch of T T Rockstars. Year 2 had great fun taking part in rock star dances and playing their air guitars. They even had time to log on to the app during a computing session. I wonder who will be the ‘most improved’ and ‘most practised’ each…
We all had a great time dressing up as rockstars and practising our x tables on TT Rock Stars!
Wow what a cool bunch of Rockstars strutted into Year 1 today! We have enjoyed an awesome morning learning how to log on to TT Rockstars with some wonderful help from Year 6. Remember to check the reading records for the passwords to play at home.
We are working really hard to boost our scores and climb the TTR status ladder. Soon we will be times tables super stars!
Using base 10, our place value chart, games and team work; children gained a much better understanding of the value of digits within 3 digit numbers.