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Day: December 13, 2016

Recap of the day – 13/12/16

Recap of the day – 13/12/16

U O I  – Learners watched a ppt where they revised all the simple machines its uses ,examples and how it works  in detail and then they gave formative assessment for  simple machines.

Math –  Learners practiced Array Method.

HOMEWORK - 

U O I –  Learners are given a worksheet which has been explicitly explained.

Math – Solve the following :

Solve the sums using array method
a) 501 x 5 b) 789 x 8 c) 287 x 98 d) 975 x 25

 

Highlights and Homework of 13th December,2016

Highlights and Homework of 13th December,2016

Highlights

Language: Students appeared for the Formative Assessment on the chapter ‘Ruins in the forest’ from their Empowering English text.

Math: The students did a group activity wherein they solved a real life problem and then presented their understanding to their peers. The terms part, whole and fraction were revised and 2 new terms:- numerator and denominator were introduced through a read aloud on how to cut a pie?

Homework

Language:

Read the paragraph and answer the questions given below in your Language notebook:

December Beach Days in Hawaii

A beach in Hawaii on a December day is like a day at a lake in mid August. The beach smells fresh,almost like a new ocean breeze air freshener. The sand is hot and looks like gold blended in with little white specks; it sparkles like the water running off the swimmers back and feels like walking on coals from a burning grill. Not far from the shore, you can see the coral sitting still in the wild and shallow water. Turtles drift in to see all the people. The palm trees sway in the air from the forceful wind. In a distance, a house is beautifully placed right by the water, so it can look across the ocean each and every day. People are laughing and playing in the burning sand, and others are relaxing on the beach bronzing their skin while enjoying the bright rays of light coming from the sun. From a far distance the ocean is a deep navy blue; waves come in like a bulldozer from all the wind. At night everything is still. Waves are still coming in but not as hard, while the beach is cleared from all the people. All you can hear is the waves of the ocean and the light breeze coming from the giant palm trees. The beach is a spectacular place. Leaving it is excruciating and difficult to do.

  1. Write 2 similes the author uses to describe the setting.
  2. Explain what the simile means.
  3. List 10 words or phrases the author has used in the paragraph which describe the beach setting.
  4. What things or objects are mentioned in this description.
  5. What is your favorite description in this paragraph? Why?

Math: Write the numerator and denominator of the given fraction:
a) 1/6
b) 2/3,
c) 3/4,
d) 5/6

Grade 5, Reciprocity – Highlights and Homework for 13th December 2016.

Grade 5, Reciprocity – Highlights and Homework for 13th December 2016.

[Highlight Of The Day]

UOI : Learners had a presentation on the four aspects of Indus Valley Civilization viz. – Town Planning, Art and Architecture, Technology and Social life.

Math : Learners saw a video and understood how to write decimals in words and vice versa.

Homework

UOI : Write a reflection on today’s presentation in about 15 – 20 lines. Focus on the Presentation skills and the content of the presentation.

Math : Write in words: 2.89, 200.089, 3015.15, 417.56, 0.005 Write in numbers: fifty and four hundredths, seven eighty and two thousandths, three twenty four and sixty seven thousandths, forty nine thousandths, eight hundredths.

Grade 5 Collaboration, Highlights and Homework of 13th December, 2016

Grade 5 Collaboration, Highlights and Homework of 13th December, 2016

[Highlight Of The Day]
Unit Of Inquiry - Learners presented their presentation for the given aspect of civilization through role plays, videos, charts and PPTs.

Language – Learners did the poem Sounds and also its questions and answers.

Maths – Learners revised the concept of decimals – ordering of decimals, addition and subtraction of decimals, conversion of decimals to fractions and vice-versa, place value and face value.

Homework

Revise all that has been taught in decimals so far.

Note

  • Tomorrow is a sports day:
    1. Wear your house T-shirt . (You may bring your reg school t shirt but not to be worn during  the event,  in case if your sport t shirt gets dirty you may wear it)
    2. Bring water bottle compulsory
    3. Wear sport shoes
    4. Bring cotton caps.
    5. No coupons are allowed during home meal breaks (students need to bring food for home meal break from home)
  • FA book has been given. Parents are requested to sign it.

All the Best Collaborators for your sports day 🙂
Highlights and Homework of 13th December, 2016

Highlights and Homework of 13th December, 2016

Highlights:

Language: Formative assessment was taken.

UOI: CSI activity-The teacher shared what best could represent her culture using  Colour- Symbol- Image. Later, the students prepared it for themselves on an a4 sheet where they focused on their thinking skills.

Homework:

Language: Read the passage given below and answer the questions in your settling task notebook:

A beach in Hawaii on a December day is like a day at a lake in mid-August. The beach smells fresh,almost like a new ocean breeze air freshener. The sand is hot and looks like gold blended in with little white specks; it sparkles like the water running off the swimmers back and feels like walking on coals from a burning grill. Not far from the shore, you can see the coral sitting still in the wild and shallow water. Turtles drift in to see all the people. The palm trees sway in the air from the forceful wind. In a distance, a house is beautifully placed right by the water, so it can look across the ocean each and every day. People are laughing and playing in the burning sand, and others are relaxing on the beach bronzing their skin while enjoying the bright rays of light coming from the sun. From a far distance, the ocean is a deep navy blue; waves come in like a bulldozer from all the wind. At night everything is still. Waves are still coming in but not as hard, while the beach is cleared of all the people. All you can hear is the waves of the ocean and the light breeze coming from the giant palm trees. A beach is a spectacular place. Leaving it is excruciating and difficult to do.

  1. Write 2 similes the author uses to describe the setting.
  2. Explain what the simile means.
  3. List 10 words or phrases the author has used in the paragraph which describe the beach setting.
  4. What things or objects are mentioned in this description?
  5. What is your favorite description in this paragraph? Why?
  6. Give an appropriate title to the passage.

 

Highlights and Homework for 13th December 2016

Highlights and Homework for 13th December 2016

[Highlight Of The Day]

UOI: Students did the CSI – Colour, Symbol, Image activity where they used their thinking skills to analyse and evaluate which CSI best represents their culture and beliefs.

Math: Homework discussion was taken. Students showcased their knowledge about fractions in visual format.

Homework

Language: Read the paragraph and answer the questions given below in your language writing notebook :

December Beach Days in Hawaii

A beach in Hawaii on a December day is like a day at a lake in mid August. The beach smells fresh,almost like a new ocean breeze air freshener. The sand is hot and looks like gold blended in with little white specks; it sparkles like the water running off the swimmers back and feels like walking on coals from a burning grill. Not far from the shore, you can see the coral sitting still in the wild and shallow water. Turtles drift in to see all the people. The palm trees sway in the air from the forceful wind. In a distance, a house is beautifully placed right by the water, so it can look across the ocean each and every day. People are laughing and playing in the burning sand, and others are relaxing on the beach bronzing their skin while enjoying the bright rays of light coming from the sun. From a far distance the ocean is a deep navy blue; waves come in like a bulldozer from all the wind. At night everything is still. Waves are still coming in but not as hard, while the beach is cleared from all the people. All you can hear is the waves of the ocean and the light breeze coming from the giant palm trees. The beach is a spectacular place. Leaving it is excruciating and difficult to do.

  1. Write 2 similes the author uses to describe the setting.
  2. Explain what the simile means.
  3. List 10 words or phrases the author has used in the paragraph which describe the beach setting.
  4. What things or objects are mentioned in this description.
  5. What is your favorite description in this paragraph? Why?

Math: 

Find the H.C.F. and L.C.M. of given numbers:

  1. 46 and 50
  2. 32 and 56
  3. 40 and 60

Note: Read/inquire/share more about your traditions, values, beliefs, artefacts and culture with any of your family member.

Highlights and homework for the day!!! (13/12/2016)

Highlights and homework for the day!!! (13/12/2016)

Highlights:

Math:

The students learned the concept of repeated addition/grouping using Ice- tray and beans.

Language:

Students read a new chapter in EE-The world of animals. The chapter has been explained as well. Answers have been discussed.

UOI:

Students made a mind map in group on an article related to endangered animal.

Homework:

Organize the data given below in the form of BAR GRAPH

Problem statement : How many number of animals are there in a zoo?

Flavors(No. of animal) = Lion (15), Leopard (20), Tiger (10), Elephant (5)

Steps to be followed:

  1.  Draw an x-axis and a y- axis.
  2. Give the title to the graph.
  3. Give subtitles to both the axis
  4. Give labels to both the axis.
  5. Make a key (1 block = 1 animal)
  6. Based on the data collected, make the bars.

 

Regards,

Priyanka