Tag Archives: Maths

Dicing with mathematical problems

Inspired by the @nrichmaths advent calendar of dice problems, the P4 children in Room 8 tried to solve some challenges. As well as playing a version of ‘Shut the Box’…

Maths is Fun!

Christmas cards made in math are coming to your house soon! The kids enjoyed making their Christmas cards during a math lesson.  They had to pay attention during the lesson…

R14’s Walking Around the Edges- P4, R14

  In Rm 14 we have been learning about perimeter maths.   Perimeter is the total of all the sides of the shape lengths.  Polygons are all types of shapes, with joint…

Ancient Egypt- P4, R14

After much anticipation, our Term 2 main topic of Ancient Egypt has begun! Last week, students made notes of what they knew and what they wanted to learn. This week…

Active Math Time- P4, R14

  After an intensive week of math lessons and challenges, we all look forward to Active Math Fridays after our CLIC lesson.  3 tables are set up with various team…

Smile Multiplication

Room 9 has been working really hard on finding a range of strategies we can use to help us solve tricky problems. This week, we have been practicing using SMILE…

It’s all about the money….- P4, R14

End of the day fun today in keeping with our ‘money’ focus for this term as students showed off the currencies brought from home.  We had sightings of Singapore dollars,…

The first few minutes in the life of P4, R14

It’s taken a while but we’re getting there with our class routine! Every morning a maths starter is set for the children and they have to complete the challenge in…

Hour of Genius

One of the favourite times of the week in Room 8 is Friday before break, our Hour of Genius.  It is an approach to learning built around the children’s curiosity,…

Map Coordinates In Room 14 P4

Our geography lesson today was also a maths lesson as the children learned how to read a downtown map of ‘Dewtown’, and answer questions about the location and distance of…