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Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge

Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge 1 Well done Maddison in Y2!
Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge 2 A creative and special way to show one million!
Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge 3 100 NHS rainbows! Well done Leo!
Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge 4 Well done Millie! 27 hands and 135 fingers!
Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge 5 Great way to represent large numbers Billy!
Entries for the 'How Big is a Million' challenge 6 Great estimating! Well done Grace!

How Big is a Million Challenge - 15.5.20

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How Big is a Million Challenge - 15.5.20 2

How Big is a Million Challenge- 15.5.20

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National Numeracy Day 2020

 

Thank you so much for all your efforts for National Numeracy Day last Wednesday. I really enjoyed seeing many of you take part in the fun activities set and I absolutely loved all your maths inspired costumes.

Please watch the video to see what everyone got up to and the amazing costumes some of the children created. 

 

I just couldn't decide on a 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize as they are all incredibly creative and a lot of effort has been put into them. All the children who created their own costume will receive a prize in the post soon.

 

Enjoy!

https://st-albans-catholic-primary-school-birmingham.primarysite.media/media/national-numeracy-day-2020

 

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Fun Friday Challenge - 8.05.20

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National Numeracy Day- 13.05.20

Looking forward to jars

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Thank you to all these children who sent in pictures of what they’re looking forward to after lockdown.

Fun Friday Challenge- 1.5.20

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Picture 1
Picture 2 Dolly's chalk drawings of Numberblock characters

 

Well done to these mathematic  superstars on answering a number of challenges successfully:

 

Harriet - Year 6

Billy - Year 4

Diya - Y4

Adshayan - Y1

Answers to maths challenge

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Friday Family Maths Challenge - 24.2.20

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Have a go at some problem solving challenges with your family!

White Rose Friday Maths Challenges

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White Rose Friday Maths Challenges 2

FRIDAY FAMILY MATHS CHALLENGE!

 

This week, my Friday Fun challenge is one for all the family! White Rose has partnered with BBC Bitesize to bring you a series of challenges testing your problem solving skills.

 

I have saved the 10 White Rose problem solving challenges for you to have a go at. You don't have to complete them all but see how many you can do with your family. 

Here are the questions that are most suitable for your year group:

 

Year 1 - Question 1 and 2

Year 2 - Questions 1-3

Year 3 - Questions 1-4

Year 4 & Year 5-   Questions 1-5

Year 6 - Questions 1-6

 

Feel free to challenge yourself with any of the questions. 

 

Share your answers via Twitter or your year group email address. 

White Rose would also like you to share your progress on Twitter:

#WRMChallenge#BitesizeChallenge

 

 

Reception - Have a go at creating your own Numberblocks character. Be as creative as you can!

 

Good luck! 

 

Miss Finnegan 

 

Reception - Make your own Numberblock Character!

Reception - Make your own Numberblock Character! 1
Reception - Make your own Numberblock Character! 2 Numberblock characters made out of cardboard!

Friday Family Maths Challenge

WINNER OF EASTER CHALLENGE - EMMY CONNAIRE IN YEAR 4!

WINNER OF EASTER CHALLENGE - EMMY CONNAIRE IN YEAR 4! 1 Emmy created this beautiful Easter wreath!

Week 2 Challenge!

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WINNERS!!

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MATHS CHALLENGE WINNERS!!

 

Well, I have had fun today reading e-mails and watching videos of some of you attempting to solve the tricky maths challenge I set on Friday! I must admit, it is a really tricky one. I also loved seeing how your worked with your family to solve it.

You have to look so closely to see that the little boy is actually holding 2 cones and wearing a pair of trainers! 

You also have to think about how you work out the calculation Very tricky indeed!

 

I am pleased to announce joint 1st place winners and a second place. A BIG well done to these children:

 

1st PLACE - Luke & Joel Downing (Y2 and Y4) who worked together to solve it and Ethan Townsend in Y3

 

2nd PLACE - Dillon Keen in Y4 

 

CONGRATULATIONS ALL!!! WHAT MARVELLOUS MATHEMATICIANS YOU ALL ARE!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miss F Challenge

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Fun Friday's 

 

Hi children,

 

I hope you are well and enjoying learning at home and spending time with your family.

 

Every Friday, I will post a different challenge for you to have a go at if you wish!

You can e-mail answers to your teacher via their year group address. 

 

I look forward to hearing from you,

 

Miss Finnegan 

 

 

 

 

Maths Challenge

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30 day Lego Bible Challenge

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