Term 1 2021 - UKS2 Maths

A great start to the term developing our wonderful mathematicians. The children have worked hard to develop mathematical language and are becoming experts at explaining their reasoning.

Year 5

Year 5 has been learning about decimals.They have looked at the size, the value and investigated decimals, resulting in them gaining a deeper understanding of the concept.

The Year 5 children enjoyed using the Gattegno Chart to secure their understanding of the value of numbers, allowing them to see the pattern and structure of our counting structure.

During an investigation the children developed strategies to know if they have found all the solutions, understanding that there