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Week Beginning: Monday 7th December
This week, you will continue to look at mass. You will also complete a NAPLAN assessment task.






Week Beginning: Monday 12th November
This week, you will continue to explore location. In particular, you will read maps and identify the different features, i.e. rivers, lakes, mountains, etc.

In pairs or on your own, present the following scenario in an interesting way on your iPad.

"My family wants to go on a three-week holiday. My husband wants to go surfing, my children want to go canoeing and I want to walk in the mountains. We need to visit three suitable places. Where should we go?"


Click here to complete the PAT Math test.




Week Beginning: Monday 8th October
This week, you will continue to explore decimals.

*Monday
Extending group:
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*Tuesday
It’s your birthday! You have really cashed up this year! Woo hoo!

You received:
  • $25 from an auntie
  • $9.25 from your cousins
  • $35 from an uncle
  • $24.50 from your friends
  • $100 from your parents

You have $235 in the bank and $32.15 in your money-box. How much money do you have altogether?

Search the internet for items to purchase. Spend as close to your total as possible.

Show your working out in your math books.


*Wednesday
Please click here to view my tutorials about how to multiply decimals.


*Thursday
Extending group:
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*Friday
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Extending group: Complete the first 2 pages in the attached file (pages 103 and 104).







Week Beginning: Monday 27th August
This week, you will explore fractions.

Extension: Work with a partner to complete some of the questions below.

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Week Beginning: Monday 13th August
This week, you will continue to explore time.

Here is an example of how to work out the elapsed time between starting and finishing times.

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Please complete the following problems. You may want to visit the London 2012 Olympics page for information and results.

The women’s marathon was held on Sunday 5th August at the London Olympics. The event started at 11:00am. Some of the female athletes crossed the finish line at the following times. How long did they run for?
- 1:23pm
- 1:38pm
- 2:05pm

The men’s marathon was held on Sunday 12th August at the London Olympics. The event started at 11:00am. Investigate the times the male athletes crossed the finish line.

Compare the results between the male and female athletes. What do you notice? Present your finding in an interesting way on your iPad.


Extension
Explore full marathon and half marathon times. Compare distances and times of participants. Try to work out the distance travelled per minute.

Present your work in an interesting way on your iPad, i.e. Explain Everything.


Rich Task:
You are going on an overseas holiday for 6 weeks and 3 days.
- What day do you leave?
- What day do you arrive back home?
- What time do you leave Melbourne?
- What time do you arrive at your destination?
- How long was your flight?
- What is the time difference between Melbourne and your destination?
- What time do you leave your destination?
- What time do you arrive in Melbourne?
- How long was your flight?

Present your work in an interesting way on your iPad.




Week Beginning: Monday 23rd July
This week, you will explore symmetry.





Week Beginning: Monday 16th July
This week, you will look at polygons and angles.

Please find below enrichment work.



Interior angles of polygons

Complementary and Supplementary angles





Week Beginning: Monday18th June
This week, you will continue to explore the range, mean, median and mode.

Complete the following tasks:


Enrichment:






Week Beginning: Monday11th June
This week, you will continue to explore numerical data. Please click on the links below to assist you with your activities. Represent the data on a line graph either in your math book or on your iPad (Graph app).



Bureau of Statistics:




Week Beginning: Monday 4th June
This week, you will explore categorical and numerical data. Please download the following free app to assist you with your graphs.

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Week Beginning: Monday 16th April
This week, you will explore strategies to complete multiplication equations.

Please find below some worded problems. Use the problem solving model to help you complete them:
  • Facts
  • Investigate
  • Explain
  • Reflect

  1. When I was moving house, I packed my clothes into boxes. I packed 5 boxes. I placed 12 tops in each box. How many tops do I have altogether?
  2. I was placing items on the shelves at my local supermarket. I emptied 3 boxes. There were 20 drinks in each box. How many drinks did I unpack?
  3. My extended family is going on a picnic. We are all going together. We are going in 6 cars. There are 4 people in each car. How many people are there in my extended family?
  4. My dad is 3 times as heavy as I am. I weight 28kg. How much does my dad weigh?


Extension & Enrichment:





Week Beginning: Monday 20th February
This week, you will continue to explore the four processes.




Week Beginning: Monday 13th February
This week, you will continue to explore place value from beyond millions to hundredths.