Year 5 Maths Wizards 11.10.16

Today Year 5 paired up with peers from different maths groups to collaboratively solve some magical time problems. The problems involved travelling around Hogwarts; the children needed to work together to read timetables and solve problems involving time. Pairs had to articulate their understand of the problem and solution and if they didn’t agree they challenged each by using the following phrases. ” Can you explain that?” “Justify your reasons.” “I think this because…”