School Blog: Maths

14th December 2018

Marvellous Money

This week in Year 1, we have been learning about money. It is important to learn about money so that we know how to pay…

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10th December 2018

Practical maths!

Since the start of this half term, the year 6 children have been tackling maths problems using practical resources. We firmly believe this helps reinforce the…

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6th December 2018

Exploring Number with Cuisenaire Rods

Year 2 have been exploring a new practical maths resource we have in school called Cuisenaire Rods. The colourful rods represent values from one to…

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5th December 2018

Year 4 Mathematicians

Year 4 have been exploring the place value counters and have used the place value mats to support them with addition and subtraction.

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3rd December 2018

Reception Outdoor Classroom Day

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 took part in Outdoor Classroom Day last week. Thousands of schools around the world took part, with the aim…

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26th November 2018

A new resource to play with

Miss Graff gave Pre-School a new resource to explore today. As soon as the Cuisenaire rods were put out the children immediately began to build…

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12th November 2018

Year 4 explore rods

Year 4 have been learning how to use Cuisenaire rods to reinforce their Maths learning. It was an exciting week because no one had used…

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7th November 2018

One is a Snail

Year 1 have been doing some great Maths work this week using the book 1 is a snail, 10 is a crab. On Tuesday we…

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30th October 2018

Year 3 Cuisenaire Maths

This week in Year 3, we have been exploring Cuisenaire rods. They are mathematical learning aids for pupils that provide an active, hands-on[ way to…

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18th October 2018

Mega Mental Maths

Year 6 have been having a real focus on their mental maths skills this week.  We have talked about how important it is to have…

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25th September 2018

Our week in Y1

In Maths this week we have been investigating numbers and their place value. Our teachers gave us a challenge to make one and…

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28th June 2018

Maths Detectives

Year 6 have been using their mathemtic skills with a new resource this week, cuisenaire rods.  All of our problems have been linked to the…

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