Maths at Heathbrook

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Maths News

1701, 2019

Mastering Area

By | January 17th, 2019|Categories: Mathematics, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

The children in Year 5 have been approaching the subject of area in many different ways including with unifix.  They made an array to represent a multiplication for example 3 x 4 and noticed that this also [...]

3011, 2018


By | November 30th, 2018|Categories: Mathematics, Year 1 2018-19|0 Comments

We have been looking at a variation of pictorial representations of number bonds to 10 including the ten frame, part-whole model and the bar model. We are representing these using concrete objects as well as [...]

1611, 2018

More Exploring..

By | November 16th, 2018|Categories: Mathematics, Science, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

Year 5 continue to be fascinated with making irreversible changes.  They have learned this week that mixing an acid with an alkaline will cause a chemical reaction and set about creating some.   Above they [...]

611, 2018

Why is a squared number called a squared number?

By | November 6th, 2018|Categories: Mathematics, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

Today in maths we were exploring squared numbers.  We discovered that squared numbers make squares on the multiplication grid  for example 2 across and 2 down (2x2) made 4, 3 across and three down (3x3) [...]

510, 2018

Maths Outside!

By | October 5th, 2018|Categories: Mathematics, Year 1 2018-19|0 Comments

We have been loving doing maths outside, drawing big number lines in the playground!

2305, 2018

3D Shape Hunt!

By | May 23rd, 2018|Categories: Mathematics, Year 1 2017-18|0 Comments

This week we have been learning all about 3D shapes. Today Miss Jordan's maths group went on a 3D shape hunt in the playground to see what we could find. We noticed lots of cylinders, [...]