# Category Archives: Maths

## Our first visitors to The Hub…

Even though it is not completely finished, we had our first visitors to The Hub this week.  Here we have some of our Year Two children learning about number bonds whilst playing Wii Bowling.  The children loved playing bowling, and … Continue reading

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## Knowing our numbers…

Our Year One children realise how important it is to know their numbers, and be able to write them correctly.  They have been practising in The Lab by writing out the numbers in sand and shaving foam. This means that … Continue reading

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## What makes a good advert?

We are studying adverts in Year 6 and this week we shall be using and applying all we have learned to construct our own persuasive packaging and adverts. In order to make our own high quality products we must … Continue reading

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## Year 3 Maths practice

As part of the Year 3 Numeracy curriculum we study time. Here is a fun game that can be played by our pupils and with parents to make us terrific time tellers! Mr Hayslop‘s time is 10 seconds – can … Continue reading

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## What makes Maths Marvellous?

To coincide with World Maths Day on 6th March, I thought I’d ask you to share what makes Maths marvellous for you. As an adult, I use Maths every day, even though I might not actually be teaching a Maths … Continue reading

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## What’s the problem with Fractions?

Year 4 have been learning about fractions. We have done allsorts of work around fractions, including finding fractions of shapes and numbers. We have learnt that to find a fraction we need to divide. Our last challenge was to tackle word problems involving fractions. When … Continue reading

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## Making Use of Maths…

In maths, we have done a lot of work on shapes and have really improved the language used to describe shapes and their properties. This term we are working on a project building structures. We started on Monday making small … Continue reading

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## Do you think you are a good learner?

We have been talking a lot in class, around school and in staff meetings about learning at Miriam Lord. We would like to know what you think about yourselves as learners. We are very interested to know what helps you … Continue reading

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## Year 6 traffic survey

Year 6 have been learning how to work together to gather data and analyse it to help improve their Geography, Maths and Literacy skills. To do this we have been studying the local area and we are beginning to give … Continue reading

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## Year 6 Apprentice Final – Yorkshire Building Society

YBS Apprentice Final Day on PhotoPeach – captions written by Waqar and Amaan.

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