St. Philip's Catholic Primary & Nursery School

"In the light of Christ, where everyone is valued and learning is celebrated"

Classes  »  Year 1  »  Maths

Part-part-whole 09.10.21

We are learning how to use the part-whole model in maths which sounds really complicated but it's not really! First we started thinking about what the words part and whole meant using fruit. It was messy but we could see where the parts and the wholes were. Then we used cubes to help us and now we are going to use what we know now to write addition sentences.

Careful Counting!

We have been very busy during our first week in Year One practising our counting skills. First we sorted objects. Then we had the idea of putting each group into a line to make them easier to count. Teddy explained that, "that way we don't miss any out when we are counting".

@stphilipsleeds:St Philip's is a Voluntary Aided Catholic Primary and Nursery School. Our children range from age 3 to 11 years. The most...