Category Archives: P1A

Numicon in P1A

We have been using Numicon to help us add and subtract visually. This really helped us understand sums, and what it means to ‘take some away’ or ‘add some more’….

ICT in P1A

P1A had fun using our digital technology skills in the library today! We worked in pairs on laptops to log in to EducationCity and chose our own literacy themed games to play….

Weekly Update from P1A

  This week in P1A, we have been working really hard with our words and sounds! We used different activities to practise our common words, which can be seen in our pictures below. Practising writing…

P1A Scientists!

P1A have been learning about germs, and how they spread. We know that one way germs can spread between people is by touch, for example holding hands. We decided to…

Subtraction Outdoors!

In P1A this week, we were practising our subtraction skills outside! In pairs, we collected 10 stones. One of us closed our eyes while our partner took some stones away from the…

Ladybird Addition!

In P1A, we have been practising our addition skills to 10, using our ladybird boards! We picked a card between 1 and 10, and put the correct number of counters on the ladybird. We counted the spots on…

Estimating in P1A!

In P1A, we have been learning to estimate! We learned that when we estimate, we are guessing so we are not always right. For this activity, we took one of our shoes off, then…

The Addition Machine

We have had lots of fun using our new machine in P1A, which helps us add our numbers together. It is called The Addition Machine! We use it to find…