The last few days we have been practising short division both with and without remainders. This has been a learning experience for EVERYONE because some of us had never seen or done short division before and others of us had done some in the past but could not recall the exact steps to complete them.… Read More Divisibility Testing!
We have begun this term learning about multiplication in math’s. Multiplication is… A mathematical operation performed on a pair of numbers to get a third number called a product. In simple terms it is repeated addition. eg: 4 x 3 = 12 4 lots of 3 = 3 + 3+ 3+ 3 = 12 We… Read More What is multiplication?
For Maths we have been learning about measurement with a focus on area and perimeter. It is very important that we are able to apply our skills in real life situations. Therefore we have now all begun designing our very own dream house. Below is the task that Mrs Baldwin gave us last week: Congratulations! … Read More My Dream House!
Throughout this term our class has been focusing on Number in Maths. We have now just finished the topic addition and beginning to learn about subtraction. ADDITION Addition is bringing two or more numbers (or objects) together to make a total. Other names for Addition are Sum, Plus, Increase, Total To add larger numbers together… Read More Real Life Maths
Over the first few weeks of this term our class has been working hard both at school and home to create our very own dream house each. The task was to: Use a ruler to design the house of your dreams including 3 bedrooms, living area, kitchen, bathroom, garage, patio and a room of your choice. Use… Read More Our Dream House
Over the last few weeks of this Term 2 and Term 3 we have been learning about Fractions. The fraction skills we have learnt are: drawing and naming different fractions adding and subtracting fractions with the same as well as different denominators. recognising equivalent fractions what an improper fraction is and how to convert it… Read More Planning our Fraction Party!
For the past few weeks our class has been working on our first math’s investigation called ‘The time of my life.’ Investigation You will be amazed to know that your teacher’s heart has made at least 750 million beats so far, even if your teacher is very young. Investigate some amazing facts about yourself! Find… Read More The Time of my Life