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3D Shapes

 

Here are some websites about 3D shapes to explore:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/maths/shape_space/3d_shapes/revise2.shtml

http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/solid/

http://www.interactivestuff.org/match/maker.phtml?featured=1&id=15

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/mmath/mmath_dr_gee.html

http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=70

http://www.learner.org/interactives/geometry/3d_pyramids.html

http://www.learner.org/interactives/geometry/3d_prisms.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/shape_space/3D_shapes/play.shtml

 

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Tessellations

Here is an online activity where you can make your own tessellations.

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/Tessellate/

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Energy Hog Busters

Play the following games (Fridge Frenzy, Bulb Hunter, Whack a Hog, Wacky Windows, Attic Attack) on the website below.  Post your score and tell us the message of each of the games.

www.energyhog.org/childrens.htm

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Teammates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here are the links to the websites we were talking about in class.

http://www.peeweereese.com/index.php

http://www.biography.com/people/jackie-robinson-9460813#a-voice-for-african-american-athletes

http://baseballhall.org/hof/robinson-jackie

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Viola Desmond – A Canadian Hero

 

Here is a Heritage Minute about Viola Desmond.

Here is some more information on the story we read in class.  Click on the link below to find out more about Viola Desmond.

http://blackhistorycanada.ca/profiles.php?themeid=20&id=13

Here is some more information on honouring Viola Desmond on the $10 bank note.

http://www.bankofcanada.ca/2016/12/viola-desmond-chosen-as-bank-note-able-woman/

Here is the link to the “American Viola Desmond”  we read about today in class.

http://teacher.scholastic.com/rosa/sittingdown.htm

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Rube Goldberg Machines

Here is the official website for the energy transformation machines we looked at in class.  Check out some of the crazy machines in the Gallery.

http://www.rubegoldberg.com/?page=home

 

Here are the two games we tried in class based on rube goldberg machines:
Goldburger to Go

http://pbskids.org/zoom/games/goldburgertogo/rubegame.html

Tom and Jerry Mousetrap

http://www.infinitecat.com/games/tom-n-jerry.html

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Energy Transformation Machines

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/powerplay.html

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Bay of Fundy Tides

The Bay of Fundy has the highest tides in the world.  Hold down your mouse and run it over the picture to see the high and low tides.

Imagine if we could harness this tidal power!

http://bayoffundytourism.com/worlds-highest-tides/interactive/

(works better in Google Chrome)

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The Mystery of the Mary Celeste

What do you think is the explanation for the disappearance of the captain, his family and the crew of the Mary Celeste?

Please add a comment and explain why you choose the answer you did.

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Ways to Save Water in Our Homes, School and Community!

SAVE WATER!

Are you up for a challenge?  Let’s see if we can come up with 100 or more ways to save water in our homes, school and community.  Click on add new comment to add your idea.  In order to include as many students as possible, let’s add no more than 1 idea each per day.  Make sure you read the other comments before posting your own to avoid repeats.  Good luck room 210!

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