Tag Archives: Maths

Investigating Squares

We’re investigating squares, square numbers and area this week in maths and it’s been a great opportunity to hone our ruler skills from measuring in maths last week too. Estimating…

P4ZC Perimeter

Using an online game, the children enjoyed coming up to the Smart board and working out the perimeter of shapes with their friends.  

Future Estate Agents in P7NK!?

What a super imagination these boys have! I loved my tour of your house…maybe you’ll be working for an Estate Agent in a few years. Although, I’m not sure future buyers…

P4ZC trialling our new Google Chromebooks

The full set of class Chromebooks made possible by the generosity of Kingsford parents during our fundraising last year, was, and continues to be a hit in P4ZC! After a…

Marco Polos

Primary 5 has been working on their skills of compass directions and coordinates. Today, they were incredible at following directions to solve a mystery, then, making their own mysteries to…

Measurement Masters

Today, to kick off our measuring topic, we decided to challenge some volunteers to follow a recipe using only their hands. We were trying to make play dough, but it…

Time Will Tell

To help us learn about time, Room 9 spent some time outside building hoola hoop clocks and practicing moving the hands, to figure out how long an activity would take.

P4s Outdoor Symmetry

A few weeks ago, the P4s in Rooms 8 and 14 had a joint lesson learning about symmetry in their own and wider environments.  They then braved the cold and went…

Maths is Fun

In Rooms 1 and 2 we have been learning about taking away and we enjoy playing games to help us learn better.

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’…