Eiger - Friday
Today we are going to be answering some questions from a text. We call this exercise comprehension. To comprehend means to show you understand something. When we answer questions it shows we understand what the writing is telling us.
We are learning time! Time is used to measure or compare the duration of events or the intervals between them, and even sequence events.
This week we are learning about how many minutes are in an hour and how many hours are in a day.
60 minutes = 1 hour
24 hours = 1 day
Top tip: Don't forget to use your knowledge of tens and ones to help you when adding 60 minutes (1 hour) to another amount.
Here's an example:
1 hour and 30 minutes = ? minutes
60 minutes and 30 minutes = ? minutes
If you'd like some Dienes tens and ones to help you, click the button below. It is a website with movable pictures of Dienes blocks.
Crepe paper obstacle course
Criss cross crepe paper from one wall to another, leaving just small gaps to climb through. See if you can make it through the obstacle course without tearing the paper. Will you be a spy or a ninja? Challenge accepted!
End of Week Message from Miss Tanner
Hello Eiger ninjerinos,
I hope you have had the most super duper week in the heat! Please continue sending me all of the incredible things you've been doing, I love it! Keep your eyes peeled on the next Weekly Update for all of your cool work posted under Work of the Week. Feel free to send me your Epic! Reading Recommendations and messages/replies for The Message Board. If you have any other great ideas for our class website, please send them along too.
I miss you all soooo much and hope you have another incredible weekend!
From Miss Tanner