This week we have been looking at carrying out subtraction using decomposition. We have been using words like exchange and adjust – we avoid words like borrow as we never put it back. The children have loved the investigations we have carried out this week – ask them to tell you what they have done.
Welcome to Super Movers! Helping children across the UK to get physically active with curriculum linked videos.
— Read on www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/supermovers
These are fantastic videos that can be used with the children to help them learn their times tables. They are great fun and a bit of an ear worm once you have listened a few times!!
A great times table game to play with the children – just ask them!
We are looking at the mental maths strategies that we use and how we can solve many questions by just using what we know. I have posted this website so that you can test your mental maths skills on these maths games for 7 – 11 year old. Lots of these are tablet friendly which is great.
— Read on www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/mental-maths
This online, self marking quiz tests your ability to convert Roman numerals.
— Read on www.transum.org/software/SW/Starter_of_the_day/Students/Roman_Numerals.asp
Just a bit of fun!!
Don’t forget to use this great resource which help improve their mental maths skills. It is pitched at their level and gives them right amount of challenge. Make sure they don’t spend most of their time in the house…..playing .