Close

Download our FREE smartphone app today!

Get the app

Twitter

15/02/20

Retweetd From NHS

How do you look after your mental health? Get an action plan and advice from

15/02/20

Festival of Litter | We repeatedly inform about the graffiti, human fast food litter & rubbish bags that get dumped in this stretch of Warermead Road & Burdock Road in | we hope someone will clear it soon. | https://t.co/WVNJclHouQ

14/02/20

Retweetd From NHS

The Government and NHS are well prepared to deal with coronavirus.

14/02/20

A stunning close up of a biro-only ink sketch in tribute of Kobe Bryant https://t.co/7iEqNFnqeA

14/02/20

Oranges are not the only fruit ... | a quite remarkable art exhibition on the Tottenham site from the Year 10-12 students https://t.co/NRqFNy5uWJ

14/02/20

Look what’s coming ....March & Careers Ed https://t.co/8K0qS7Y9wG

13/02/20

Victory Youth Group are in today leading performance based workshops with our Year 9s looking at drug and alcohol awareness. https://t.co/OximBt9ANw

13/02/20

Retweetd From Collage Voices

We're today delivering workshops as part of their curriculum day. https://t.co/8Ff6uWdgik

13/02/20

Year 8 are taking part in workshops with Collage Voices based on Hate Crime today. https://t.co/n5Kc4QV5Pa

13/02/20

Year 10 are out on a trip today at the Imperial War Museum as part of our Curriculum Day. https://t.co/MKbYveL9c5

13/02/20

It's the start of our second Curriculm Day today. Year 7 are spending the day thinking about their House Charity. Pythagoras are supporting the RSPCA and we have Ella in leading a discussion with the students. https://t.co/H6p4kQZGNU

12/02/20

Harris Tottenham is promoting the fun of the - https://t.co/sbpQoM70lh

11/02/20

Our Primary Digital Leaders are out representing HATO at the BT Tower for safer internet day! https://t.co/GgIiFKRBjg

06/02/20

Tijhani achieved a stunning 2nd place in the Haringey Borough Championships for speaking - https://t.co/Myf9NyEMDV

06/02/20

Retweetd From Speakers Trust

Our third of the week saw Jess Bailey Ryan become the new Regional Champion! 2nd place was Tijhani & 3rd place Ubaidul https://t.co/aWEbqY1Wtu Every speaker should be feeling proud! 👍 https://t.co/wgsoGoH4QU

05/02/20

Retweetd From Eveleen Riordan

Please complete the Local Authority's SEND Transport questionaire and make sure that your voice is heard in shaping the tranport service for your child(ren) and for all families. https://t.co/mThuyAM3dr

05/02/20

Retweetd From NHS

The Government and NHS are well prepared to deal with coronavirus.

05/02/20

One of the first evenings when the end of school is still light! Intervention for year 11 driving students on to have better results in the dying light of Twilight https://t.co/i6AVJqVwPz

03/02/20

Four 6th formers heading off v early in the morning tomorrow to | it will be a profound, disturbing and educative time for them and the two teachers who accompany them - thanks to for this brilliant programme | https://t.co/oKdQmWcwOn

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Central Office

Bexley

Bromley

Croydon

Greenwich

Haringey

Havering

Merton

Newham

Southwark

Sutton

Thurrock

Wandsworth

Westminster

Help Your Child with Mathematics

In the Street:

  •  Recognising bus numbers
  •  Number plate hunt. Who can find a 7? Add the numbers up.
  •  Comparing door numbers
  •  Counting – how many lampposts on the way to school?

Doing the washing:

  • Counting in 2s – matching shoes
  • Sorting by colour and size.
  • Matching/pairing up socks.
  • Find four shoes that are different sizes. Can you put them in order.

Time:

  • What day is it yesterday, today, tomorrow?
  • Use timers, phones and clocks to measure short periods of time.
  • Count down 10/ 20 seconds to get to the table/ into bed etc.
  • Recognising numbers on the clock. If you cover a number, what number was missing?

Food:

  • Can you cut your toast into 4 pieces? Can you cut it into triangles?
  • Setting the table. Counting the right number of plates etc. How many more do we  need?
  • Can you make shapes/ patterns out of the knives and forks. Can you put them in the right place in the drawers?
  • Helping with the cooking by measuring and counting ingredients.
  • Setting the timer.
  • Positional language at dinner time: what is on the rice, where are the carrots etc?

Going shopping:

  • Reading price tags
  • Counting items into the basket
  • Finding and counting coins
  • Comparing weights – which is heavier

Measuring:

  • Are you taller than a …?
  • Marking height on the wall.
  • Cut hand shapes out of paper. How many hands long is the couch? How long is the table? Which is longer?
  • Who has the biggest hands in our family?
  • How many steps from the gate to the front door?

 


Shapes:

  • Cut a potato into shapes (circles, triangle etc). Use with paint to make pictures and patterns.
  • Cut out shapes from coloured paper/ newspaper and arrange into pictures.
  • Shape hunt: Can you find a square in your house (windows etc), a circle …

Playdough:

Here’s a simple recipe:

  • 1 cup of plain flour
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
  • Half a cup of salt
  • Food colouring and essences (optional)

Put all ingredients in a large saucepan, and heat slowly, stirring all the time until it forms a ball. Keep it wrapped in clingfilm or in a covered tub to stop it drying out. Then:

  • Make numerals and shapes
  • Sort shapes into groups, or order by size
  • Make long and short wiggly snakes.

Games:

  • Putting cards into piles
  • Jigsaws (you can make your own by cutting up a magazine picture)
  • Snap (matching pairs) or Happy Families (collect 4 of a kind)
  • Snakes and ladders or other simple dice games.
  • Adding numbers on two dice.
  • Bingo, with numbers or shapes
  • Hopscotch

Number rhymes and songs:

Eg: 5 little monkeys jumping on the bed
One fell off and bumped his head
Mummy called the doctor and the doctor said
“No more monkeys jumping on the bed!”
4 little monkeys jumping on the bed …

Your child can teach you lots more or try this website which has the words and sings it for you:

www.nurseryrhymes4u.com/


Internet maths games:

www.mathszone.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/maths/

www.familylearning.org.uk/online_math_games.html

www.sesamestreet.org