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Holy Family Maths Week 2nd-6th October


During Maths Week, the children were treated to lots of different fun and engaging activities, workshops and competitions, all planned in order to develop their love of maths.


On Wednesday, all classes from year 1-5 took part in a TIMESTABLE-A-THON!

Children competed against their peers to answer a series of multiplication questions correctly in only 5 minutes. The proud winners from each class were presented with their certificates in achievement assembly. Well done children!



On Thursday, we dedicated a WHOLE DAY to Maths! Children visited different classrooms to take part in 4/5 various Maths activities throughout the day.


In EYFS and Year 1 children took part in:

  • A wonderful maths woodland treasure trail, exploring pattern and shape in Willis Woods.
  • Counting activities using numicon and baking different number biscuits.
  • Designing a Beebot village and programming instructions.
  • Halving investigations linking shape and number, using concrete apparatus.


In Years 2 – 5 children took part in:

  • Creating tessellations linking Maths with Art.
  • Designing board games using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division number facts.
  • Solving a selection of tangrams.
  • Becoming secret agents and decoding messages.
  • A number of maths puzzles, plus trial and error problems.



Finally on Friday, we were lucky to have a have a visitor to our school from ‘Bubbly Maths’. She hosted a range of fun workshops and shows for all the children. Please enjoy looking at the photos.



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