This week has been Maths week. We have been doing lots of mathematical activities, practical and problem solving?
Which was the most popular?
Work has been moving on quickly today as the foundations for the new Year 6 block are laid.
How much concrete do you think they are having to put in the foundations? How could you calculate roughly how much is used?
We have a brand new games area for you that tests out your maths! It is called Sumdog.
Sumdog is a place where you compete in maths games against other students. It’s great fun so why not try it out, there are new games appearing all the time.
Your login is your LLN username. Ask your teacher for your password.
Year 6 have been studying World War 2.
Since the Germans are blockading our ports and sinking ships bringing food to our shores we need to grow more of our own food. The school grounds have several areas which we could dig up to grow more food. We identified seven areas, measured them and used Google and Textease Spreadsheet to caculate the cost of planting the whole area with potatoes assuming that Year 6 contribute the labour for free!
Here are two of the reports that we wrote to our Head Teacher, Mrs Stott:
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