In Y6 this week we have been learning about square numbers, cube numbers, square roots, and order of operations! Y6 were blown away to discover that the order in which you do your operations has an effect on the outcome! (pffft - mind blown)
For example: 3 + 4 x 2 =
If you do this sum from left to right you will get 14 as the answer; however if you were to do it correctly (ask a Y6 learner to explain it to you) you will get the answer 11.
Stars of the Week
I am a star this week for showing resilience and determination this week in all of my learning
I am a star for always having a great attitude to school and our learning
I am a star for being a brilliant communicator, particularly in our literacy lessons where she shared lots of great ideas.
I am a star as I have been resilient with my maths learning this week when learning about square numbers.
Year 5: Heading to Kep and Kampot on Tuesday and will return Friday. Don't forget to bring your packed bags to school on Monday Y5!
Year 6: Will be heading to Siem Reap and Battambang on Monday and will return Friday
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