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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...

Fabulous Fractions

As a reward for all of their hard work on fractions over the last few weeks, the Bluebells completed their learning by competing against each other and playing the Yo-Ho fraction game; using their knowledge and skills to find unit and non-unit fractions of number....

Nightingales – Snow Day homework

I hope you're having fun in the snow making snowmen. When you're ready for a break from the cold here's some activities to keep you busy! Maths- Practise the 5 times table so that you can answer quick fire questions such as 6 times 5 and 30 divided by 5. Perhaps you...

Measuring maths

During maths this week Owls have been looking at measuring objects using non standard units such as cubes, pasta and bottle tops. They used their maths magic to sensibly estimate then...

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