Place Value and Partitioning
This week in Maths we have been looking at the value of two-digit numbers. The children have used dienes and place value counters to show this as well as drawing partitioning trees.
The children have been learning all about coins in Maths this week. They have participated in lots of activities to identify and recognise different British coins.
Some children have been acting in role as shopkeepers and customers to find the coins that they need to make a total.
We have looked at wholes, halves and quarters of shapes. The children have also been busy cutting fruit and other food into fractions for their homework.
This week in Maths we have been learning how to double numbers. The children have remembered the rule of using the same number again and have participated in lots of different activities to find doubles of numbers to ten and beyond. Some children have also looked at halving.
This week in Maths we have been looking at adding and have discussed all of the different vocabulary linked to this. The children have been adding in different ways, for example drawing pictures, jumping along number lines, solving word problems and using whole-part-part models.
We have been learning all about subtraction this week in Maths. The children have been taking away in different ways.