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Highlights of the day and Homework 12 Jan 2017

Highlights of the day and Homework 12 Jan 2017

Dear Parents,

UOI: Today we further had the discussion about the article and we learned about biological changes and how hormones come in to play for bringing about these physical changes which the girls and boys experience during puberty.

Language: We identified the difference between similes, metaphors and personification and wrote similes.

Maths: Today we formed the questions for the survey.

Homework:

Language: From Language with ease book, the students need to parse and punctuate sentence and answer the questions from Week 9 day 4.

UOI: A worksheet titled – What I think about myself, is shared which the students need to mark. The students needs to attempt all questions except question no 10, 17.

Maths: Solve the below sums in your maths notebook.

Thanks and regards

Himani Mehta

Highlight and Homework of 12th January,2017

Highlight and Homework of 12th January,2017

Highlight

Math: Students compared fractions and identified the relationship between them using illustrations.

Homework

Math: Compare the following  fractions by illustrating the same in your Math notebook :

  1. 2/5 and 3/4
  2. 1/6 and 5/6
  3. 3/6 and 5/8
  4. 2/4 and 3/8
  5. 1/3 and 2/4

Practice link: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/arithmetic/fraction-arithmetic/arith-review-comparing-fractions/e/comparing_fractions_1

Highlights and homework for 12th January 2017

Highlights and homework for 12th January 2017

Highlights:-

UOI:-

Students watched two videos on how the hormones bring a change in an adolescent’s body when he/she enters the puberty stage. They learned about menarche, the process of fertilization and menstruation. Also, how the changes are different in a male’s body than a female’s body. They, then, filled a worksheet in order to reflect their understanding about both male and female reproductive system and their functioning.

Language:-

Students read the chapter ‘Two dogs on the moon’ by taking up a particular role to play in their group.

Homework:-

Fill in the worksheets given to you in the classroom.

Homework – 12th January

Homework – 12th January

Language:

Things to be done in Language notebook from the chapter ‘Bat, Cormorant and Bramble’ pg- 71 and 72:

Q 4) Group task ‘C’ –  Other words that can be included for task c are : Tides, splashed, crashed, cracked, sailed, sinking. (write at least 100 words)

Q5) Research – Both the questions a) and b)

Q7) Language- Pick up any two phrases from a) and b) and make sentences in notebook

Q7  c) Choose 2 idioms of fortune and 2 of sea, look for their meanings and use them in sentences.

 

Highlights and homework of 12th January,2017

Highlights and homework of 12th January,2017

Dear Parents Greetings !!!!!
Day- 4
[Highlight Of The Day]

Language

: Teacher explained the literal as well as the symbolic meaning of the prayer ‘ The lord is my shepherd’

Math

: Learners understood the concept of dividing decimals with decimals and solved few examples.
[Unit Of Inquiry]: Tuning in into Arts unit was done for poetry and fashion designing through I see  I think I wonder chart.

Homework

Unit of inquiry : Use relevant vocabulary to appreciate the art forms you have observed till now in an A4 sheet by making 4 parts of that sheet in a creative way.

Language

: Search on internet : poems by Rabindranath Tagore and read a few of them

Highlights and Homework – 12th January’17

Highlights and Homework – 12th January’17

UOI:  Learners attempted ‘Things change’ worksheet, which was discussed as a class. Later teacher read out a letter ‘They Tell Me I’m Going Through Puberty’, which helped students understand that changes occur in both boys and girls during puberty and it is normal.

Later students were given the article “What’s happening to me?”, which they read individually and discussed their thoughts on the same in pairs, after which a class discussion was taken on what is puberty and why do the changes happen. This discussion catered to the line of inquiry – Different changes that we experience during puberty and the key concept Change.

Then, teacher showed  videos for an overall understanding of puberty in boys and girls, what are hormones and how hormones work and also how the Reproductive system works. A class discussion was taken on the videos shown keeping in mind the learner profile Open minded and the attitude Respect. Doubts of the students were catered during this discussion.

Language : Learners’ did a reader’s theater for “Two dogs on the Moon”. They also discussed about the author

Language:

  • Refer ” A fable of fortune” Language task c) choose 2 idioms of fortune, 2 idioms of sea and 1 idiom of your choice. Look for the meaning of the idioms and form a sentence using each idiom.
  • Read the chapter “Two dogs on the moon” and  find the meanings of difficult words. Read the questions given at the back and try to find the answers.

UOI : Complete “Define the terms worksheet” and “Fill in the worksheet”.

Highlights and Homework – 12th January, 2017

Highlights and Homework – 12th January, 2017

Stars of the day – animated-star-image-0020
For maintaining cleanliness in the class – Karan, Aadya, Yana, Tushya, Daiwik, Prisha and Hriya

Well done students!!! 🙂 😀

Highlights:

Summative assesment of UOI was taken.

Homework:

Students will collect the data from their family members and neighbours. They will record the data using Tally marks and organize the data in the format of a Bar Graph at the back side of the worksheet given.
Regards,
Tasneem