5M spent the afternoon with the Community Wardens, Tony Gander and Peter Willows learning basic first aid, and practised CPR on dummies.
The children were given free bottles of water and fruit which were kindly donated by McDonalds.
The children were enthusiastic and commented that “it was fun, helpful and useful as it could help someone else.”
In Year 5, we have been finding the area of compound shapes. Whilst this all sounded very straightforward, we were not given all the measurements so had to work these out first.
Year 5 have used some great mathematical resources to help them understand Place Value. They are able to partition numbers in different ways, explain the value of a digit, tell you all about zero as a place holder and use this this knowledge to explain their reasoning