Maths

The National Curriculum for mathematics aims to ensure that all pupils become fluent, reason mathematically and can solve problems. We agree that a high quality Mathematics education provides a foundation for understanding the world, the ability to reason mathematically, an appreciation of the beauty and power of mathematics and a sense of enjoyment and curiosity about the subject.

Learning Outdoors

Learning Outdoors

This week in Reception the children have been enjoying the sunshine in our outdoor area.  We have been role playing in the mud kitchen, getting musical at the music wall, exploring in the water, counting and matching numbers to the correct quantity.  What a great week...

Natural or Man-made?

Natural or Man-made?

We have had another busy week in Year One! This week we have made the most of the lovely weather and taken lots of our learning in to our outdoors area! We began the week by looking at using the words greater than, less than and equal to explore and explain the...

Outdoor + Maths = Happy learners!

Outdoor + Maths = Happy learners!

In Platform 2 we have made the most of our sunny weather by completing active maths learning out on the playground. We have been learning number patterns and rehearsing our times tables.

Grouping and Sorting!

Grouping and Sorting!

This week in Year One we have been focussing on grouping and sorting a number of objects in different ways. We have explored sorting by different properties, such as colour, size, and shape. We have explored lots of practical sorting activities, and have enjoyed some...

Welcome to Holly Class!

Welcome to Holly Class!

Welcome to all the children in Holly Class! We have had an exciting and busy first few days in school and all the children have settled in brilliantly, making new friends, learning new routines and exploring their classroom inside and outside! It looks like it's going...

Holly Class- The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Holly Class- The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

This week Reception have been watching and listening to the story The Very Hungry Caterpillar and learning about the life cycle of a butterfly. We have been writing about the story, ordering caterpillars by length, drawing butterflies and making patterns! Have a look...