This week in maths, Year 1 have been learning about weight. They began the week getting to grips with mathematical vocabulary such as heavy, light and equal, whilst comparing and ordering objects.
Did you know? A cake can be made by ensuring the flour, sugar and butter are each individually equal to the weight of the eggs. If you have a pan balance at home, perhaps you could explore this by baking a cake with your child and encouraging them to weigh out the ingredients in this way. Let us know how you get on!