I cannot believe we are about to start Term 4 and I am already thinking about what next year might hold. I get excited about stationary and planning a great year ahead.Read More »
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Maths Investigation: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
This term has been consumed with fractions, decimals and percentages and my students have loved it…surprisingly! I need to ensure that I taught the skills my students needed but there was nothing stopping us having some fun along the way.Read More »
Making Spelling Activities Fun!
There is nothing like choice when it comes to home learning and my students have really enjoyed choosing their own activities from my newly created spelling activity grid.Read More »
Shape and Angles Maths Challenge: Design and Build a 3D Robot
Challenge a group of Year 5 students to design and create a 3D robot and I know what you are thinking, this is an easy task and it probably won’t take too long? You would be wrong!
This task asks students to consider 2D and 3D shapes, angles, scale, measurement and mapping and it might take 5-6 lessons…here’s why!