Tag Archives: mathematics

Mental Maths!

This week Year 6 have been creating their own mental maths question papers. Leave a question that you put on your test paper for someone else to answer – remember to give feedback once your question is answered! 

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What have you enjoyed?

We work really hard in our maths lessons. I would like to know what you have enjoyed learning about and which areas of maths you feel that you have made lots of progress. Miss King

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Can I multiply or divide a number by 10, 100 and 1000?

  What happens to the digits? Can you explain what happens to the digits when you multiply or divide a number by 10, 100 and 1000? Write one thing that you found out and show a calculation.

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Measurements

This week Year 6 have been exploring measurements. We have been learning about the different units of measure for length, capacity and mass. We have also found out about how to change from one unit of measure to another e.g. … Continue reading

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Calculations challenge!

    I know that 7 x 8 = 56 Just knowing this fact allows me to apply my knowledge of numbers to create other number sentences. For example I know that I could use my knowledge of inverse  56 … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping Problem

Whilst I was standing in the queue waiting to buy some Christmas presents, I began to wonder which coins in my purse I could use to pay for my gifts.   The total cost of my shopping was £3.73 I could … Continue reading

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My Favourite Number!

My favourite number is 25.    How many different ways can you make 25? Here are a few to start you off.  20 + 5 = 25     or    5 Squared = 25    or      12.5 x 2 = 25 I wonder how … Continue reading

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