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Highlights and Homework – 30th September 2014

Highlights and Homework – 30th September 2014

Day 5

Highlights of the day :

MATHS – Students were shown videos related to Simplification of fractions, on Khan Academy and were asked questions related to the same, after which they were able to understand how to simplify fractions step by step for reducing them to their lowest terms. Students also practiced few sums in their Math notebooks.

LANGUAGE – A video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjEzg__6ztc) was shown to the students on the LCD. Students were asked to make notes about the important facts and events that took place in that person’s life simultaneously. After watching the video, the teacher explained what is a Biography along with taking a discussion about the video. Later, a paragraph (biography on Dhirubhai Amabani) was written by the students in their Lang writing notebooks, which was copied by them from the LCD where the teacher had typed the paragraph.

Homework :

MATHS – Simplify the fractions to its lowest terms in the math notebook :

(a) 21/49

(b) 45/54

(c) 36/180

(d) 17/187

(e) 92/32

Bring a stencil/rounder tomorrow to school.

LANGUAGE – Prepare for the dictation to be taken tomorrow. The words are given below;

steadily, gloomily, honestly, budge, mentioned, bitterly, absolutely, frolic, cautiously, trough, gnawing, approximately, disgust, appropriate, salutations, expression, objectionable, blundered, furiously, inheritance, innocent, excitement, morals, scruples, decency.

Grade 10 Coordinated Science Biology H.W.

Grade 10 Coordinated Science Biology H.W.

[Biology]

[Type of home work]  Textbook based

[Duration]  45 minutes

[Date of submission] 06/10/2014

Dear students,

You need to read Pg 175 and attempt question number 13.29 from your textbook. Later, you need to read Pg 181 and 182 on the topic HIV and note down important points on the question “How does it spread?”

Note: Please bring your Biology textbook on day 1(6/10/2014 ) and day 2(7/10/2014) in your practical class.

Regards,

Bhargavi and Pooja.

 

Highlights and Homework of Grade 3 Ideate – Day 5

Highlights and Homework of Grade 3 Ideate – Day 5

UOI: Learners did a story telling activity where student 1 was standing in a posture. Student 2 had to come and relate himself to the posture of student 1. Further, student 3 came forward and tapped the back of student 1 and took his place and made a posture. This continued further and all the students got their turn.

Learning Outcome: To enhance imagination.
Language:  Learners chanted the poem- The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear from Empowering English. (pg100)

Math:  Line Graph: Learners learned to co-ordinate the points on a line graph. X-axis had numbers ranging from 1 to 10 and Taxis had alphabets from A to J. Thus, they identified the following co-ordinates J5, H9, A2, G6, B4, C10, D7.

Learning Outcome: To enhance their data handling skills and presenting the same through a line graph.

 

HOMEWORK-
Complete the Susan strikers worksheets. (Put on your thinking hats and glide into the world of imagination)

Highlights of the day – 30/09/14

Highlights of the day – 30/09/14

Day 5:

Settling task:- Students solved ‘Spot the difference’ worksheet.

[Math] Line Graph: Students were introduced to ‘line graph’. Learners first learnt to co-ordinate the points on the grid on the graph paper and presented a line graph. The  X-axis had numbers ranging from 1 to 10 and Y-axis had alphabets from A to J. Thus, they identified the following co-ordinates J5, H9, A2, G6, B4, C10, D7. Then they presented a ‘Line graph’ for the attendance record of students who remained absent from 25th Aug to 28th Aug.

Learning Outcome: To enhance their data handling skills and presenting the same through a line graph.

[Unit Of Inquiry] Posture activity:- Learners did a story telling activity where student 1 was standing in a posture. Student 2 had to come and relate himself to the posture of student 1. Further, student 3 came forward and tapped the back of student 1 and took his place and made a poster. This continued further and all the students got their turn. The students also created the story and shared it.

Learning Outcome: To enhance imagination.

[Language] Posture activity: Learners imagined the posture and then they added on to that posture and created an imaginative story in their mind which was a part of integration with UOI. The students wrote the same story in their scrap book as per their perspectives.

Learning Outcome: To enhance their imagination and thinking and writing skills.

AIE: Students listened to the book- Mermaid in a tea cup from the Level Q in raz-kids.com and attempted the quiz.

[Homework] UOI:- Complete the Susan strikers worksheets given. (Put on your thinking hats and glide into the world of imagination)

AIE: Listen to the book from “Level T – Ricardo’s Dilemma” and give the quiz.

Math:- Present the line graph for the given data in your graph book and interpret the following questions:

1) How many students were present on 14th August?
2) On which date/dates, number of presence was 100%.
3) On which date maximum number of students were absent?

Note:– Please buy a new graph book if your child’s graph book is over.

Regards.

‘Grade 3 Initiate Highlights and Homework Day 5 – 30th Sept. 2014’

‘Grade 3 Initiate Highlights and Homework Day 5 – 30th Sept. 2014’

Settling task- Spot the error worksheet.

Proverb – ‘Union is strength’

UOI: Learners did a story telling activity where student 1 was standing in a posture. Student 2 had to come and relate himself to the posture of student 1. Further, student 3 came forward and tapped the back of student 1 and took his place and made a posture. This continued further and all the students got their turn.

Learning Outcome: To enhance imagination.

Line Graph: Learners learned to co-ordinate the points on a line graph. X-axis had numbers ranging from 1 to 10 and Taxis had alphabets from A to J. Thus, they identified the following co-ordinates J5, H9, A2, G6, B4, C10, D7.

Learning Outcome: To enhance their data handling skills and presenting the same through a line graph.

Language:  Learners read chapter-3 “The Land of Topsy-Turvy” from the reader “The Magic Faraway Tree”

 

Learning Outcome: To enhance their imagination skills, integrated with UOI.

AIE: Students listened to the book- Mermaid in a tea cup from the Level Q in raz-kids.com and attempted the quiz.
Homework-
Math - Teacher asked the students to collect the data of the total number of students of any four sections of G3 (Initiate, Illuminate, Imbue & Ideate) going to different subject / class in their AS slot and record the data in their graph books. Then she wrote the data on the board and asked students to present the data through a bar graph. Students drew the graph in their graphbook.

Interpret the questions based on graph and answer them in your graph notebooks.

Q.1) How many students go in Music?
Q.2) How many students go for VA in their AS slot?
Q.3) How many students have selected drama?
Q.4) Which subject has the least number of students?
Q.5) Which subject is chosen by highest number of students?

Recap of the day 30-09-2014

Recap of the day 30-09-2014

Language: Learners were shown a P.P.T. on Eric Carle. Discussion on the same was taken after that.

Math: Learners solved a worksheet where a few word problems were given to them related to a birthday party, this was catering to their comprehension skills. Learners also enjoyed making 3 D shapes with clay and toothpicks.

U.O.I.: Learners were read 2 case studies of students who migrated from one place to another. The two lines of inquiry: 1) Our personal migration history and 2) The reasons why people migrate were focused through it. The link for the same is: http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/young_immigrants/index.htm

Circle Time: Read aloud was done on “What makes my world? Friendship”

Homework: Story elements graphic organizer is given along with E.E. reference book.

Single Subject: None.

Library: Learners were issued books from the library.

Note: Learners were given attendance badges today.

Regards,

Hiral Thakar.

Recap of the day (30th September 2014)

Recap of the day (30th September 2014)

Settling task: Learners were asked to complete the given sentence. If I get a chance to go in a space……………

[Unit Of Inquiry]

Learners were read online stories of few immigrant of America and discuss the meaning of immigrant and migrant. They also discussed about their reasons of migration.

[Language]

Learners recited the poem Manners By Florence A. Richardson

Oral discussion on the chapter “The monkey and the crocodile” was taken and learners were asked to write about which learner profile and attitude exhibited by the characters.

Learners discussed about the author Eric Carl through ppt.

Language Development: Learners revised grammar concept through Language with Ease reference book.

Example: simran is a charming girl who has two brothers and a sister

A) Punctuate the above sentence.

Simran is a charming girl who has two brothers and a sister.

B) From the above sentence, fill the table with the grammar items you know.

Proper noun Common Noun Article Verb Adjective Conjunction
Simran girl a is (b) charming and
brother a has (h) two
sister

[Read Aloud]

What makes my world? Kindness

What makes my world? Friendship

[Math]

Learners practiced addition word problems with proper statement formation.

[Homework]

Read the chapter “The monkey and the crocodile” and write its Story element.

Worksheet and Empowering English reference book sent.

Few learners did not finish their C.W. task in class, so C.W work has been sent home to complete the same.

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY 30-09-2014. DAY-05

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY 30-09-2014. DAY-05

Settling Task- solve spot the error worksheet.

Math: Students made a line graph on the number of students present in the class from 22nd Aug’14 to 26th Aug’14.

Learning outcome: To enhance their data handling skills and presenting the same through a line graph

Lang : Learners read chapter-3 “The Land of Topsy-Turvy” from the reader “The Magic Faraway Tree”

Learning Outcome: To enhance their imagination skills, integrated with UOI.

UOI: Tap & Posture activity.Learners imagined a posture and then they add on to that posture and created a story. They also wrote the story in their scrapbook..

Learning Outcome: To enhance their imagination.

HOMEWORK-
Complete the Susan strikers worksheets. (Put on your thinking hats and glide into the world of imagination)

Highlights of 29th September, 2014

Highlights of 29th September, 2014

Thought for the Day

“A slip of the foot you may soon recover,
but a slip of the tongue you may never get over.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

Highlights:

Language:

Teacher wrote a biography on Dhirubhai Ambhani’s life on the white board. Later the the learners copied the same in Language Writing note book.

The learner created the game based on the reader ‘Charlotte’s Web’.

Maths:

Learners practiced simplifications of fraction in Maths note book.

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