Friday, 19 January 2018

Maths Homework 19.1.18

Click on the link for any of the following websites. Choose one of the games to play to help you with your understanding of addition and subtraction that we have been learning this week in class.
Remember to add a comment after you have played it and include your name.

Mathsframe website is great for games and activities to play at home to help you with your learning.

Mathsframe Games      (Choose any of the games that have a FREE sign written on them.)

Snappy Maths website also has lots of games available to play. You can also download worksheets to help you practice your written methods.

Adding / Subtracting multiples of 100 (3-digit)

Adding / Subtracting multiples of 10 (3-Digit)

Adding / Subtracting multiples of 10 (2-digit)

Top Marks website covers different areas of the curriculum - meaning it's a great way to support your learning in English and Maths.

Addition and Subtraction Mission

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Column Subtraction and Addition

We have been doing addition and subtraction this week in Maths.

We have been using counters and a place value grid to show how to subtract with exchanging. We also show how to set out subtraction using column method.

We have also looked at using counters to help us understand why we carry tens across when adding in column addition.

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

The dinosaurs are here!

A quick update on our hatching dinosaurs.

All three have now hatched and have grown considerably since they emerged from the water.

They seem quite friendly (hopefully they're herbivores)!

Saturday, 13 January 2018

Dinosaur Research Homework

For homework this week, choose one dinosaur and do some research about it. You might want to think about finding out:

  1. What it looked like
  2. What it would eat
  3. How it moved or behaved
  4. Any other interesting facts
As a class, we came up with a list of dinosaurs that we knew. You might want to choose one of these to research.

  • Tyrannosaurus Rex
  • Pterodactyl
  • Brachiosaurus
  • Stegosaurus
  • Triceratops
  • Velociraptor

Thursday, 11 January 2018


Just a quick update on our other two eggs that we were waiting to hatch...

Another one has hatched today and revealed another species of dinosaur! So that's two dinosaurs that have completely hatched from their eggs now.

The third egg is hatching and we are just waiting for our final little friend to come and surprise us.

Keep watching this space...

Wednesday, 10 January 2018


The eggs have begun to hatch.

We already have one that is fully opened and it turned out to be ...


Another egg has just started to hatch. Can you see what's inside?

A Strange delivery - Update!

This morning, when Mrs Ceairns arrived into class, she found one of the eggs was starting to hatch.

What could it be?
Where did it come from?

Watch this space for more info.