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15/01/20

Year 1 oral health visit! 🦷 Learning how to keep our teeth and gums nice & clean! 😁 https://t.co/hNHqb61OBd

21/12/19

Fantastic Winter Fair 🎄🙌🏾 We hope you all have a happy and safe Christmas holiday 🙂 https://t.co/ryJUrjQHZk

19/12/19

Santa’s Grotto, a nail bar, hot dogs & much more at the Winter Fair ❄️ 🎄 https://t.co/DDCTXrbXom

17/12/19

‘It’s like being in a restaurant!’ Our Christmas dinner was delicious & our Leadership Team & teachers served us all at our tables 🎄 https://t.co/zuq7xAzLWx

13/12/19

Celebration assembly with a difference 🎄 How festive our children and staff look in their Christmas jumpers! https://t.co/Lw9vWVU6K9

13/12/19

Wonderful singing by our Y6s, who ‘Don’t want a lot for Christmas.’ 🎶🎶🎄🎁 https://t.co/Mzh1ug3fjH

13/12/19

Such a wonderful turn out by our families to watch our Christmas Production. Thanks for the positive feedback 🙂🎄 https://t.co/0H3qVfKFpf

06/12/19

History coming to life for Year 2 in 🏰 https://t.co/WJyMPgyqt4

05/12/19

Something to warm us up on such a cold day ❄️🎶 https://t.co/kqLvrABlD1

04/12/19

and choir rehearsing with for tomorrow’s performance at the 🎶 https://t.co/2U9cs4CyoA

03/12/19

Year 4 Sketching on after a visit to 🎨🖼 https://t.co/ATrutgrtD4

02/12/19

Year 2 taking part in multi-skills tournament. A chance to demonstrate their PE and PSHE learning. https://t.co/vy6fP63ZkJ

27/11/19

Scientific experiments in Year 5 today - measuring the impact of meteorites! https://t.co/31MGjwFhOq

22/11/19

and rehearsing together with the expertises of staff for their upcoming performance in - what a way to enter the festive season! https://t.co/eRpfFWL6lx

22/11/19

Year 6 enjoying their trip to the as part of their study on the Victorians https://t.co/nqhcepwYM4

13/11/19

Year 6 football tournament - Peckham Park - vs - Free School https://t.co/hYrJiQKGzq

12/11/19

Odd Socks to show that it’s okay to be different https://t.co/0XZNajWOLA

08/11/19

Year 2 on their termly RE trip to https://t.co/mQGCcIy6v8

05/11/19

Retweetd From Speech Bubbles

Wonderful afternoon with Kate Hart at with a gruesome re-imagining of Little Red Riding Hood and a Unicorn birthday complete with dancing cake! It was beautiful to see the joy the children demonstrated in acting out each others stories.

01/11/19

Celebrating international day by wearing clothes that represent our culture https://t.co/wudTg4ds1r

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Help Your Child with Mathematics

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In the Street:
 

  •  Recognising bus numbers
  •  Number plate hunt. Who can find a 7? Add the numbers up.
  •  Comparing door numbers
  •  Counting – how many lampposts on the way to school?
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Doing the washing:
 

  • Counting in 2s – matching shoes

  • Sorting by colour and size.

  • Matching/pairing up socks.

  • Find four shoes that are different sizes. Can you put them in order.

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Time:
 

  • What day is it yesterday, today, tomorrow?

  • Use timers, phones and clocks to measure short periods of time.

  • Count down 10/ 20 seconds to get to the table/ into bed etc.

  • Recognising numbers on the clock. If you cover a number, what number was missing?

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Food:
 

  • Can you cut your toast into 4 pieces? Can you cut it into triangles?
  • Setting the table. Counting the right number of plates etc. How many more do we  need?
  • Can you make shapes/ patterns out of the knives and forks. Can you put them in the right place in the drawers?
  • Helping with the cooking by measuring and counting ingredients.
  • Setting the timer.
  • Positional language at dinner time: what is on the rice, where are the carrots etc?
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Going shopping:
 

  • Reading price tags

  • Counting items into the basket

  • Finding and counting coins

  • Comparing weights – which is heavier

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Measuring:
 

  • Are you taller than a …?
  • Marking height on the wall.
  • Cut hand shapes out of paper. How many hands long is the couch? How long is the table? Which is longer?
  • Who has the biggest hands in our family?
  • How many steps from the gate to the front door?
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Shapes:
 

  • Cut a potato into shapes (circles, triangle etc). Use with paint to make pictures and patterns.
  • Cut out shapes from coloured paper/ newspaper and arrange into pictures.
  • Shape hunt: Can you find a square in your house (windows etc), a circle …
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Playdough:

Here’s a simple recipe:

  • 1 cup of plain flour
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
  • Half a cup of salt
  • Food colouring and essences (optional)

Put all ingredients in a large saucepan, and heat slowly, stirring all the time until it forms a ball. Keep it wrapped in clingfilm or in a covered tub to stop it drying out. Then:

  • Make numerals and shapes
  • Sort shapes into groups, or order by size
  • Make long and short wiggly snakes.
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  Games:
 

  • Putting cards into piles
  • Jigsaws (you can make your own by cutting up a magazine picture)
  • Snap (matching pairs) or Happy Families (collect 4 of a kind)
  • Snakes and ladders or other simple dice games.
  • Adding numbers on two dice.
  • Bingo, with numbers or shapes
  • Hopscotch
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Number rhymes and songs:

Eg: 5 little monkeys jumping on the bed
One fell off and bumped his head
Mummy called the doctor and the doctor said
“No more monkeys jumping on the bed!”
4 little monkeys jumping on the bed …

Your child can teach you lots more or try this website which has the words and sings it for you:

http://www.nurseryrhymes4u.com/

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Internet maths games:

www.mathszone.co.uk

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/maths/

http://www.familylearning.org.uk/online_math_games.html

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