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Category Archives: Maths

Nursery Visit Jesmond Dene

The Nursery children enjoyed their first educational visit to Jesmond Dene! We explored the area for signs of Autumn and collected leaves of different colour, shape and size.  The children were excited to have snack in the woods before visiting the animals in Pets Corner.  Even the bus journey was a highlight!  A wonderful morning was had by all!

Comparing Numbers

In Maths this week we have been using some new vocabulary such as ‘greater than’ and ‘less than’. We were also introduced to the ‘greater than’ and ‘less than’ signs as well as ‘equal to’ and have worked hard all week with lots of practical activities. We have really impressed our teachers with our clever… Continue Reading

Pom Pom Maths

This week Reception have been exploring sorting and comparing amounts using the language of more and fewer. The children were also keen to practise their counting and subitising skills ( recognising how many without counting). Great Job Reception! Mrs Bickle and Mrs Heide Continue Reading

Traditional Tale Stories

Last Term, our Nursery children enjoyed looking at Traditional Tale Stories.  We talked about the different characters and how each story has a beginning, middle and end.   We did lots of exciting activities linked to each story including making up our own characters,  choosing our own ending to the story and tasting yummy gingerbread men. … Continue Reading

Exploring 3D Shapes

Today in Maths, we had our final lesson about the properties of shape!  We thought about 3D representations and recapped the common 3D shapes.  We also spent time discussing the shape of the different faces, the number of edges and vertices for each shape! Following this, we looked at a range of different nets and… Continue Reading

Year 3’s Wall of Fame wc 11.01.21

Year 3 have been producing some superb work this week from home! We have been looking at telling the time in maths, different word families in literacy, practising our 2s, 5s, 10s, 3s and 4s times tables and produced some imaginative writing about snowy and icy weather.Well done, Year 3! Click on the link below… Continue Reading

Our Curriculum for September

  St Lawrence’s Recovery Curriculum Autumn 2020 We are very excited to be able to welcome all our children back to St Lawrence’s in September. Please download our Recovery Curriculum from the link above, which outlines our approach to teaching and learning in the Autumn Term.   We have followed advice from Department for Education, Education… Continue Reading