• Y6 – Volcanic eruptions!

    After creating mathematical nets for our 3D square based pyramid volcanoes, we created them from strong card and papier mache then painted them black. Yesterday, we planned and carried out a scientific investigation using our 3D volcanoes. Here is an example of one of the plans followed by some pictures of the preparation by each …

  • Maths Advent Calendar

    Here is an advent calendar for the run-up to Christmas. Each activity has a food or drink theme. http://nrich.maths.org/11078

  • Y5 passport games

    There is no set maths homework over the Christmas break but if you would like to keep your math skills sharp, follow the links below to play passport games (they won’t work on a tablet). Merry Christmas!   http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=dartboardcentretotal bonds http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/numberbond.html bonds http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/timestable/interactive.htm times tables http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/ma13tabl-game-tables-grid-find times tables http://www.mad4maths.com/multiplication_table_math_games/ times table Doubling and halving http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=dartboarddoublesandhalves

  • Y5 Topic Taster – The Maya

    Look at the photos and follow the links below to introduce yourselves to the Maya tribe. What would you like to find out next half term? Blog back with your questions. Look at the buildings below. What do you notice about them? http://www.watchknowlearn.org/Video.aspx?VideoID=54638&CategoryID=540     This is also a Maya calendar