Fractions of a Whole (Will taught Tony, now Tony is teaching Will!)

Tony explaining Fractions of a Group Check out Tony teaching Will how to find fractions of a group!  Will taught Tony the concept which reaffirmed to Will that he understood what Mrs Bruns taught him, which was great feedback for Mrs Bruns to know that Will understands this mathematical concept!  Now, Tony can teach you! …

Counting by Fractions

Mad’s is feeling good about her fractions!  Infact, the effort and work being done this term on fractions in Ms Fitz’s math group has been impressive! Keep up the great work guys, I’m loving watching the “ah ha” moments. Keep tearing up those “mars bars”! -Ms Fitz

The Mental Calculation Shed

Kids, practice these at home!  Well done to the kids who created their own video and got the maths right!  Keep having a go and test your family.  Can they do it as they go or do they need to write it down like we did? http://www.mathematicshed.com/mental-calculation-shed.html

“Flip, Slide, Turn OHHHH”

Here you go kids….check yourselves out for your first attempt at the Flip Slide Turn dance! Loving your work, kids! IMG_4274 IMG_4273

Target has a sale- 4 day only! %

Today we found percentages in the paper, worked out the new price then had 10 minutes left….so we (well, the Misfits did) made little ads for Target!  Not a bad effort considering the amount of time we had – it’s all about the maths! Enjoy 🙂 Bree, Tahlia, Ashers Ad IMG_0274 Seeton and Ty’s Ad…

Neighbourhood Fractions/Percentages

Maths today, have a go at reviewing what we have been working on in class- converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.  This is also about area, perimeter and scale, so make sure you really read the instructions first and take note of the scale.  Good luck building your neighbourhood. -Ms Fitz Click on the link…