Highlights and Homework – 03/03/2017

# Highlights and Homework – 03/03/2017

Dear parents,

[Math]

Students solved word problems based on real life application of fractions.

[Language]

Students read the dialogues in the personal narrative piece Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Christmas presentÃ¢â‚¬Â and simultaneously observed the punctuation, grammar and vocabulary used while writing a dialogue. Later, they learnt about the conventions of writing dialogues.

[Homework]

[Language]

In their Language Writing Notebook, the students have to write a short passage (60- 80 words) sharing their experience of interviewing their favorite sports person. (An imaginary situation).

[Math]

Students have to solve the following in their Math notebook:

a) A group of grade 4 Ã‚Â students was standing in line for food.Ã‚Â 4/8Ã‚Â of them were boys andÃ‚Â 2/8Ã‚Â of them were girls. What is theÃ‚Â totalÃ‚Â fraction of students that were standing in a line?
b) Jack ran around 2/6 of the track. Jill ran around 5/6 of the track. How much farther did Jill run than Jack?
c) A box of paper clips fell on the floor. Of the 50 paper clips, Ã‚Â Betty picked up 2/5 and Binny picked up 3/5. Ã‚Â Who picked up more paper clips?