Congratulations to our Cherrywood Ultimate Times Tables Rockstar’s Champion 2017!

Congratulations to Ryan – our Cherrywood Ultimate TTRS Champion for 2017!   Cherrywood pupils competed in a TTRS competition right at the end of last term.  It was a raucous affair of wigs, status quo and the complete awe and wonder of spectators at the speed and determination shown by all competitors. Year Group Winners

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Posted in September 2017

TTRS Competition Assembly

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Posted in July 2017

This week in brief…

Another busy week planned for the pupils of Cherrywood this week!   Year 1 pupils will be taking their phonics screening test this week.   It will be completed with Mrs Lewis on a one-to-one basis.  Find out more information about the test here. Year 6 writing will also be externally moderated. Schools and local authorities (LAs)

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Posted in June 2017

Cherrywood come FIRST in TTRS!

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Posted in June 2017

Cherrywood are quick at times tables!!

  Well done to all of the new Rock Heros  (yellow – answering in less than a second ) and Rock Legends (orange – answering in less than 2 seconds).  An additional congratulations to Michael in year 3 who has got an astounding 7795 correct answers in the last 7 days and a staggering 17398 in the

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Posted in May 2017

Key Stage 2 Maths Parent Workshops

What a whirlwind start to the summer term! Miss Culverhouse has already completed the last three maths parent workshops with year 3, 4 and 5! Thank you to all that attended.  You would have been provided with a copy of your child’s maths curriculum and the school’s current calculation policy.  These can also be found

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Posted in May 2017

This week in brief…

Tuesday:  Year 3 Maths Parent Workshop at 2.30pm Thursday: Class Photos Friday: Year 4 Parent Maths Workshop at 2.30pm Class teachers and LSAs are completing training including; county maths advisor to support teachers in planning sequences of maths lessons, video enhanced reflective practice and subjects leaders will monitor and give feedback on their lead areas.

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Posted in April 2017

What is TTRS??

You keep hearing from your child about TTRS but have no idea what it is?? Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme of daily times tables practice. Each week concentrates on a different times table, with a recommended consolidation week for rehearsing the tables that have recently been practiced every third week or

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Posted in April 2017

Year 1 Maths Workshop

Thanks to all of the parents from Chestnut class that attended our maths workshop yesterday! The children loved having their parents in and it was really useful to show you how we support children learning number facts and provide you with more information about the curriculum. See the photos at the bottom of the page to

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Posted in April 2017

Times Tables Rock Stars Chart

Well done to the pupils below who have stacked up a staggering amount of correct answers on TTRS in the last week! Name Year Group Correct answers over the last 7 days 1 Owen Year 4 3558 2 Ryan Year 4 3031 3 Ellen Year 4 2591 4 Lacey Year 4 1509 5 Rianna Year

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Posted in April 2017

Congratulations! Excellence in multiplication and division achieved by another year 4 pupil!

Ryan in year 4 is the second child in Cherrywood to be able to answer times tables questions in under a second on average.  He is now a ‘Rock Hero’ on TTRS.  A very big congratulations!!  Ryan and the rest of pupils at Cherrywood have been working very hard this year to memorise and quickly recall multiplication tables.

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Posted in April 2017

Year 2 Maths Parent Workshop

Thanks to all of the parents from Elm class that attended our maths workshop yesterday! The children loved having their parents in and it was really useful to show you how we support children learning number facts and provide you with more information about the curriculum. See the photos at the bottom of the page

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Posted in April 2017

This week in brief

This week Monday: Year 2 Maths Workshop Tuesday: Year 1 Maths Workshop Wednesday: Year 4 Ukelele Concert @ 9.20am; Year 4 Exhibition @ 10am; Year R Maths Workshop Friday: Year 6 Maths Workshop. Also, teachers are attending training for PE & Writing Moderation.

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Posted in April 2017

Times Tables Rockstars Chart!

Well done to the pupils below who have stacked up a staggering amount of correct answers on TTRS in the last week. 🙂 Name Year Group Correct answers over the last 7 days 1 Fatimah Year 5 8245 2 Owen Year 4 3041 3 Ryan Year 4 2906 4 Lacey Year 4 2769 5 Ellen

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Posted in March 2017

Come and join your child in maths!

In the next few weeks all classes will have joint pupil-parent maths session run by their class teacher and Miss Culverhouse (Maths Leader at Cherrywood). You will soon receive an invitation from your child with all of the details.  We urge you to come along, find out what your child needs to learn this year

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Posted in March 2017

Chestnut Class know their facts!!!

Chestnut class have been working hard with Mrs Gurung and Mrs Lord to learn their number facts this year.  I was really impressed to see how their recall of addition facts was getting quicker and more accurate.  You can support your child improve their speed of recall of the addition facts using this game… practise

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Posted in March 2017

Cherrywood’s Ultimate Times Table Champion Live Competitions 2017!!

Cherrywood will be running live times tables rock stars speed competition events.  Here are the plans: Miss Culverhouse will lead 5 assemblies to which parents are invited.  They will all be at 2.45pm.  The competition will involve the fastest 6 in each Key Stage 2 class on TTRS as at 9am on Monday 19th June.  That week we

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Posted in March 2017

Year 6 Parent Maths Workshop

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Posted in March 2017

Year 5 Parent Maths Workshop

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Posted in March 2017

Year 4 Parent Maths Workshop

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Posted in March 2017