Year 6: Blog items

Programming flowers in LOGO

Date: 3rd Dec 2020 @ 2:07pm

We created these pictures by typing code in LOGO.  
We used the following commands:

fd, bk, repeat […], rt, setpensize, pu, pd, reset, colour, setxy 

4 fun online activities for Maths Week England (or any time)

Date: 7th Nov 2020 @ 10:25am

Really big numbers

If big numbers, really big numbers are your thing, here is a great little website that turns numbers written in figures into text so you can read them.


A space-themed game which helps you learn and practice reflections, rotations and enlargements on a grid.


A clever take on the  80s computer game where you have to arrange falling shapes to make complete rows.  
The original version Tetris with different shapes that you rotate is good fun too and helps you develop shape skills.  The whole site Mathigon is worth exploring.

j2e maths activities

A range of activities including tutorial videos using the amazing j2e tools.



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