This week for science we are going to look at before and after images in locations where a natural disaster has hit. You will then select one of the images and write a Venn Diagram explaining the similarities and differences between the images.
Once you have completed a draft, you can write up a good copy for your Writers’ Gift.
Today is Remembrance Day and we are going to use our synthesising skills to learn about the importance and meaning of Remembrance Day.
Read the article…
Write a title and SL1S…
Answer your questions in sentences…
Today we are going to have a go at using at 100wc.net prompt to write a very descriptive piece of writing.
The prompt is …I heard them before I saw them…
This prompt must be included in your writing somewhere!
Your writing could be a short descriptive story or a snapshot.
To complete this piece of writing, we will follow the writing process and unpack a small seed to help give us some ideas. After we have finished the seed, we’ll go onto a draft.
Today we will determine importance from a text based on scorpions. We attempt to find three key words to help up locate the most important facts.
An information report is a piece of writing informs readers about a topic. It is written in linked sentences and contains true information.
An information report has a beginning (introduction), middle (detailed information about the topic) and a conclusion.
Today we are going to unpack a seed in preparation for an information report. We will use the sub-headings and images to help us unpack the seed.
CLASSIFICATION – What is it?
APPEARANCE: What it looks like, size, weight
BEHAVIOUR – What it does, diet, how it catches its food
HABITAT – Where they live
Today we are going to use some place value games on the laptops to consolidate our understanding about place value. Click on one of the games that I have shown you and you must play the game for at least 5 minutes, trying your best at all times.
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/earlymath/BalloonPopVOrder2.htm – Single/double digit counting
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/place-value-basketball – tens and hundreds
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/place-value/place-value-charts – up to thousands and can include some decimals
http://www.scootle.edu.au/ec/viewing/L867/index.html# – Place value > add and subtracting digits to reach a goal number… can be very challenging
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/placevalue/mathman_place_digit.htm – Begins with hundreds and works up in levels
Today we are going to watch a video about ANZAC Day from Behind the News. When we watch the video we will be concentrating on writing down the important facts about ANZAC Day. We will then write the facts in an ANZAC Day mind map along with a title, author and SL1S.