Category Archives: Maths

The fox, the chicken and the bag of grain

Last week Emma solved this tricky problem. She worked at home with her family to find a solution and recorded it. Then on Monday she stood up in assembly in front of the whole school and told them about her … Continue reading

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Sneezing tiger maths

This week we’ve had a very sneezy tiger in our class. Every time he sneezes he drops all his bones! We’ve been helping him to sort them in to tens and ones.

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Counting in twos

We love singing this count in twos song. Today we helped the monkeys sort their bananas.  The monkeys think that bananas in the two times table are delicious and that other bananas are yucky!  We started to notice some patterns … Continue reading

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Bouncing bugs maths

This week we have been estimating how long it would take for the bugs to bounce up. Then we counted the time it took. We enjoyed watching them spring up and we tried bouncing them off our heads!  

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Maths Update May 2017

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Maths Update March 2017

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Shape

We have been learning about 2D shapes.

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The London “Count On Us” Maths Challenge

   On Thursday 30th April, Henry, Joshua and I took part in a Maths competition. We went to City Hall (where the Mayor of London works) to answer all sorts of difficult questions. The first round of the competition was about … Continue reading

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Maths Evening For Parents

       On Thursday 29th January more than 100 people attended our Maths evening, which introduced parents to the Primary Advantage Maths programme (a way of teaching Maths that the school has adopted). Ms Chambers gave a short presentation (the slides … Continue reading

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Count On Us Challenge – Maths 24 Competition

        Today, Florrie, Christine and Temi went to City Hall to take part in a maths 24 competition. Holbeach was one of only 52 schools in London that were chosen, by Boris Johnson, to take part in the … Continue reading

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