Maths – Spring Term

Year 2  – Multiplication and Division.  This week Year 2 have been using counters to make arrays as well as grouping multiplication and division equations. The children noticed how the inverse operation can be seen in an array.

Year 3 – Year 3 have been learning about fractions.  We can show different ways to present a fraction of an amount.

Year 4 – Children in Y4 learnt how to convert m to km vice versa. They know now that 1000m = 1km and 100cm = 1 m.

Year 5 – In Maths, year 5 have been exploring fractions and finding different ways that these can be represented. There has been a lot of collaborative work and pupils found that this is very helpful in ‘Problem solving’. 

‘I used to find fractions really tricky, but understand them a lot better now, as I have seen how show fractions using concrete materials,’ said Navdeep. 

Year 6 January 2019 – In maths we have been problem solving with fractions, decimals and percentages.  We investigated the relationship between the three. 

Year 6 February 2019 – Mrs.S ‘s group has been learning to solve problems involving fractions using bar models.