Capacity was proving a difficult subject in y3/4. Reading scales and estimating were especially hard. A practical lesson made all the difference - and was a great deal of fun! Our governors enjoyed it too.
May 2023: Year 3 have been challenged to tell the time to the nearest minute so we 'unwound' the number line on the clock face and made our own copy. Now we can see how the numbers 1 to 12 relate to 5 to 60 using the 5x tables. We also folded it into halves and quarters and thought about 'to' and 'past' the hour.