- Read the text based on the shark.
- Identify and try to clarify challenging words (remember there is a glossary).
- Answer the quiz questions in sentences inside your reading response book (remember to use a heading).
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.
Today we are going to learn about mindsets. We can choose to have a growth mindset or a fixed mindset. We will watch the videos about mindsets and then complete a two-column note that will include thoughts of a person with a growth mindset and thoughts of person with a fixed mindset.
Here is the last verse of the 12 Days of Christmas.
On the twelfth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me:
12 Drummers Drumming
Eleven Pipers Piping
Ten Lords a Leaping
Nine Ladies Dancing
Eight Maids a Milking
Seven Swans a Swimming
Six Geese a Laying
Five Golden Rings
Four Calling Birds
Three French Hens
Two Turtle Doves
and a Partridge in a Pear Tree
Your challenge today is to write an Australian version of this Christmas song. You can present it as a blog comment, a written piece with illustrations or as a word document with pictures.