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Volume Investigation

Volume Investigation
Year 5 have been exploring volume this week and decided to investigate the volume of their own classroom. They used meter rulers, trundle wheels and tape measures to take accurate measurements and then put this information into a formula to help them to calculate the volume.
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Investigating Volume

Investigating Volume
Year 5 have been learning how to calculate the volume of different shapes and using cubes to help deepen their understanding.
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Measuring Investigation

Measuring Investigation
The children in class 8 completed an investigation to see if the length of our arm (between our wrists and elbows) is always, sometimes or never the same length as our foot. The children enjoyed working as a team to measure themselves and then came to a conclusion as a class.
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Searching for Treasure!

Searching for Treasure!
Year 5 and 6 children enjoyed putting their mathematical knowledge to the test with a Maths Treasure Hunt. The children worked in teams to work out the answers and then went searching for their next clue.
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Calculating Area and Perimeter

Calculating Area and Perimeter
Year 6 enjoyed calculating the area and perimeter of composite shapes on the tables! The children worked together to find missing sides and then had to convince another group they were correct using mathematical reasoning. Some of the children confidently moved on to shapes which included triangles and circles and applied their fluency skills to solve the problems. Excellent maths work year 6!
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