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Who do you think stole the Queen’s tarts?

After you have voted, add a comment and tell us why you think it was that person.  Use your own knowledge and the ideas from the book.  Convince us that they are the guilty party.

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The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

We have been reading a number of mysteries in our classroom to practise the skill of inferring.  One of the texts we used is The Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg.   Check out a website about this book by clicking on the link below.

 www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com/features/harrisburdick/

Here is the author’s own website:

http://www.chrisvanallsburg.com/flash.html

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Area and Perimeter of Rectangles Games

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http://www.mathplayground.com/area_perimeter.html

https://www.mathplayground.com/PartyDesigner/index.html

 

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Federal, Provincial and Municipal Government Services

Click on Launch the Game to review the services provided by the federal, provincial and municipal governments.

http://www.parl.gc.ca/About/Parliament/SenatorEugeneForsey/touchpoints/index-e.html

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Using Grids to Find Area and Perimeter

 

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Here are two websites to practise finding perimeter and area.

Geoboard:

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_125_g_1_t_4.html?open=activities&from=category_g_1_t_4.html

Grid:

http://shodor.org/interactivate-java/activities/ShapeExplorer/

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Humour Story Movie Poster

Design a movie poster for your humorous story that would convince Disney to buy your story and turn it into a movie.  Your movie poster must be colourful, neat and include all of the parts of a movie poster.

Parts of a Movie Poster:

  • Acting Credits (Name of Actors)
  • Tagline (memorable phrase related to the movie)
  • Large Picture
  • Title of Movie
  • Production Credits (Directed by, Produced by, Music by, Written by, etc.)
  • Audience Rating
  • Release Date
  • Extras –  company (eg. Dreamworks), website, 3D, Game

Here is the website Mr. Inside-Out used to make his poster.

http://bighugelabs.com/poster.php

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Multiplying Using a Standard Algorithm

Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 2-Digit Number

Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 1-Digit Number

 

Try these multiplication activities:

http://cemc2.math.uwaterloo.ca/mathfrog/english/kidz/mult5.shtml (step by step 2dx2d)

http://www.mathplayground.com/multiplication05.html (2dx2d practice questions)

http://www.mathplayground.com/multiplication03.html (2dx1d practice questions)

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Multiplying by Stacking Products

Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 2-Digit Number

Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 1-Digit Number

Click on the link below and scroll down to watch the video on Partial Product Multiplication.

http://classroomcaboodle.com/videos/math-instruction/

 

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Multiplying Using Array Grids

Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 2-Digit Number

Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 1-Digit Number

Array Multiplication Game

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/maths/ma12pape/game/ma12pape-game-written-multiplication/multiplication.swf

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Nervous System Activities

Here are some activities related to the nervous system.

http://www.kineticcity.com/controlcar/activity.php?act=4&virus=sleuron

http://guest.portaportal.com/jwilford

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/chgames.html

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