Highlights and Homework for 17th March, 2017

# Highlights and Homework for 17th March, 2017

Day 5

Highlights

Language

The students were introduced to good beginning (i.e. hooks/ leads)Ã‚Â  and good endingÃ‚Â sentences for their narrative essays. They were given worksheets for practicing practice of the same.

Math

Students practiced word problems on real life application of unlike Fractions.

Homework

Language

Punctuate and parse Week 20 Day 5 in Language Writing notebook.

Math

Solve the following:

1. Compare Ã¢â€¦â€ or Ã¢â€¦â€”. Which fraction is bigger?
2. You give 1/3 of a pan of brownies to Susan and 1/6 of a pan of brownies to Patrick. What part of brownies did you give away?
3. The students decided to use 1/4 of the playground for basketball and 3/8 of the playground for soccer. What part of the playground did they use in total?
4. In TanyaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Math class, 2/7 of the girls failed their Math examination. There are 21 girls in TanyaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s class. How many girls failed the Math exam?
5. In a box of 100 peaches, 1/10 were rotten. How many peaches were good to eat?
6. Ã‚Â A recipe called for 3/10 of a cup of chopped spinach and 4/5 of a cup of chopped bell peppers. How many more cups of bell peppers did the recipe call for?
7. Tina spends 14/15 of an hour singing and also spends 3/7 of an hour at the park. How much less time does she spend at the park compared to singing?