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Multiplication Rap

Today Year 2 became professional rappers when they performed times tables in front of each other. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It should also help you learn to live peacefully, protect the environment and...

How many ways are there to make 24?

Year 2 have been investigating different ways to make 24. They know number facts like half of 48 and have used the 4 operations to create calculations. Article 28: Your right to learn and go to...

Repeating Addition

During maths Owls have looked at repeated addition. They used resources to help see patterns. Article 1: Everyone, under 18, has the rights of the UN Convention Article 2: All children have rights. No child should be treated unfairly. Article 12: you have the right to...

How full?

Owls have been investigating capacity outside during their maths lessons. They worked with their talking partners to take turns reading different amounts empty, full, nearly empty, half full, nearly full, half empty for their partner to pour into a container. Article...

Year 2 Times Tables Fest!

Year 2 have been taking responsibility for their own learning and can now use lots of different strategies to learn their times tables. Ask a Year 2 to show you their times table rap! Year 2 need to know the 2, 3, 5, 10 times tables facts (including related division)....

Toilet Paper Solar System

Over the past few weeks Elms have been using scale to represent the size of planets in our solar system.  Today, we did a similar experiment to find out the distance each planet was from the sun - using toilet paper. Each square of toilet paper represented 10 million...

Our Solar System: scale factors and properties of circles

This week in our topic lesson we have compared the sizes of our Solar System's planets. We used a pair of compasses to draw the inner planets; however, we encountered a problem with the gas giants (outer planets) - they were too big. We decided to improvise and use...

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