School Blog: Maths

25th February 2020

Amazing Algebra

This week the children have been learning algebra in Year 6. This is traditionally something children are intimidated by, and it can be a nerve-wracking…

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6th February 2020

Fraction Fun

This week in Year 3, we have begun looking at fractions. We have used the Cuisenaire Rods to help us with our understanding of…

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19th December 2019

Year 2 maths

This week year 2 have been continuing their work on multiplication.  We began by putting objects into equal groups and then we looked at arrays. …

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18th December 2019

Learning Addition in Reception

We have been telling number stories in Reception. We began using apples to help us tell the stories.     ‘Before I had 6, then I…

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3rd December 2019

Maths investigation

In maths, we have applied our understanding of arrays to complete our investigation. We began to draw out a chocolates box with 36 spaces, but…

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29th November 2019

Addition & Subtraction Madness!

Over the last few weeks, Year 5 have been learning about the different ways we can add and subtract mentally. We explored strategies such as…

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13th November 2019

Subtracting practically

Year 6 have been focusing on the four operations in Maths – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. At the start of our subtraction unit of…

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7th November 2019

Year 6 go mental for Maths!

Last week, we had great fun our maths lessons! We recapped all the mental strategies we have been taught and should use. These strategies include:…

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17th October 2019

Year 6 Maths

  Last week we worked in groups to order numbers, we used Twitter accounts of different personalities, schools, organisations and even teachers! Although, Mr Hart and Mr…

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14th October 2019

Year 3 Estimation

This week in Year 3 we have been estimating! We have been learning how to make sensible estimations and adjust our original estimations based on…

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