Number 5

Little Chicks have been learning number 5.

Finding five flowers                       Finding the pen with five Llamas                                

 

  Little Chicks worked out to share five leaves how many does a Little Chick have when shared, one each.

 

 

Little…

Category: Little Chicks

maths writing Rhyme Active learning

read more...

Number counting Conkers

Little Chicks have been counting and identifying numbers, they were each given a leaf with a number on it they had to count out the conkers to the corresponding number.

 

 

Have a go at counting different objects and identifying numbers.

Category: Little Chicks

maths Counting

read more...

Patterns with natural materials

Outside the Ducklings have enjoyed using natural objects to continue, spot the mistakes in and create their own repeating patterns.

maths outdoor learning patterns

read more...

2D shapes

This week we are learning about 2D shapes. We are getting good at using the mathematical name for simple shapes such as heart, star, circle, triangle, square and triangle. Can you see any shapes in your home? Send us a picture of the shapes you find. We have also been singing a shape song which is…

Category: Little Chicks

maths Shapes

read more...

Making Patterns

This week in mathematics the Ducklings are looking at patterns. They will be busy describing patterns, continuing patterns, spotting mistakes within patterns and creating their own. 

We have also noticed that there are patterns around us in the world everywhere.

The children are realising…

Category: Ducklings

maths patterns

read more...

Whose tower is the tallest?

Following on from our learning in maths, the Ducklings were keen to build towers and use comparative vocabulary to compare their height.

They used language such as tallest, shortest, taller than and shorter than.

Category: Ducklings

measure maths

read more...

Comparing and ordering length

Today the Ducklings (those who were brave enough to venture outside in the wind and rain!) put their maths knowledge into practise by ordering objects found in the garden in order of their length.

Category: Ducklings

maths outdoor learning

read more...

Capacity

The Ducklings have been learning all about capacity and how much a container can hold. They have been thinking about which containers hold the most or least.

Category: Ducklings

maths capacity

read more...

Big or Small

This week the Ducklings have been sorting objects according to their size.

Category: Ducklings

maths

read more...

Long or Short

 

 

The Ducklings have been sorting objects according to whether they are long or short.

They also went on to sort a group of objects in order of their length, using the vocabulary shortest and longest.

 

Category: Ducklings

measure maths

read more...

Weight and Capacity

In Maths this week we are thinking about weight, size and capacity. The children are given a range structured and open ended learning opportunities to develop their mathematical language and reasoning. 

Category: Ducklings

maths Speaking and Listening

read more...

Comparing big and small

In Maths this week, the children are comparing size, weight and capacity. The children are sorting and comparing a range of objects into big and small, discussing their choices and reasons for their choices. 

Category: Ducklings

maths Speaking and Listening

read more...