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Fidget Spinner Symmetry Fun

Tulips have been learning about symmetry this week and to investigate rotational symmetry everyone got their fidget spinners out and we worked out how many orders of rotational symmetry the different styles had and the degrees of each turn. It was great fun and the...

Smartie pants!

Year 2 have been collecting and interpreting data this week during their maths lessons. Yesterday they spent the lesson recording the colours of smarties in a tube on tally charts and graphs. At the end of the lesson all of the smarties had...

Delicious Data Handling

Year 2 this week are focusing on statistics and data handling as part of their maths lesson. To the children’s surprise their data handling involved collecting data, recording tally charts, totals, bar charts and devising and answering questions on a range of...

Dinosaur Museum and Shop opens in the Ladybirds

Following the children’s current interests, experiences and understanding around dinosaurs a Dinosaur Museum and Shop has opened up in the Ladybirds classroom. The children are buying and selling tickets to go into the Museum which specialises in fossil hunting....

Measuring capacity

The children have had great fun in maths learning all about capacity.  They began be estimating how many 100ml cups different containers would hold then estimating how many ml’s each container held.  They even began to measure in...

Fun with capacity!!!

This week in Maths the Robins have been learning about capacity. We have been estimating and measuring using cups and millilitres. We had lots of fun with the water....

Dinosaur eaters

Linking with our topic dinosaurs the children completed a sorting activity of what kind of eaters different dinosaurs were.  To help them sort the dinosaurs they used a Venn diagram.  This helped show carnivores, herbivores and omnivores. Which eater are...

To weigh or not to weigh that is the question?

This week in maths Owls have been learning about weight.  They have been using key vocabulary – heaviest, lightest, same as, balance, scales, gram, kilogram and many more. Throughout the week they have been using different scales.  One lesson they used bucket...

Dinosaur Stomp and Dinosaur Roar!

This week we are learning all about dinosaurs. The topic has created lots of excitement and engagement with the children in the Ladybirds. They have been creating and designing dinosaur treasure maps, dinosaur eggs and exploring how to make fossils. They have also...

Minibeast excitement in the Ladybird classroom

Our topic for this week and next is growing and minibeasts. We have been talking about the changes between Winter and Spring, noticing the differences in the environment, for example, new leaves, flowers and animals. We have also noticed a few similarities, especially...

Maths is Fun

This week Nursery children have worked indoors on comparing and ordering different size eggs. Also they have talked about the patterns they could see on the eggs. Whilst they have been outdoors they have solved problems such as how many children can fit onto the slide...

Launching the Maths Packs with a Number Dance

The Reception children performed a brilliant number dance for their parents and carers to celebrate the launch of the brand new Reception maths packs. The packs are bursting with exciting resources and information of how to support your child’s achievements in maths....

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