Archive of ‘Grade 6 Mathematics’ category

Typhoon Math Madness

Students it appears that there is no school on Monday the 6th of October, thanks to our Friend Number 18 Typhoon.

Firstly stay safe…. and yes I have set you work for the day you can find it on Veracross and you will also receive an email from me with the details early in the morning.

Enjoy your day

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Thinking Mathematically Week 1

Screen Shot 2014-08-26 at 8.07.29 AMWe are going to look at how to solve problems mathematically. This is Chapter 2 from  International Mathematics for the Middle Years. (see resources)

We are going to be asking each of you to do some research on what methods can be used to solve what problems.

Our goal will be to be able to code-break by the end of the 4 weeks.

Our statement of Enquiry for this unit will be: Rational approaches can be used to solve mathematical problems.

Our key concept is Logic

We also need to review Beginnings with numbers Chapter 1.  International Mathematics for the Middle Years.

Cool games for this week:  Simple Nim , complicated Nim