This term we are learning about fractions, decimals, proportions, and ratios. We spent the first week doing some fun fraction art using shapes and ICT tools.
The Red and Whites have been learning to use tidy numbers and rounding and compensating to solve multiplication problems. We have also been learning to include brackets in our working.
We have been learning to solve division problems using the place value strategy. Have a look at our working below. Can you figure out what we are doing and how we are getting our answers?
We have been learning to use the place value strategy to solve tricky multiplication problems. Check out some of our working.
We have been learning to choose and apply different multiplication and division strategies to problems. We used Comic Life to create posters showing our knowledge of specific strategies.
WALT solve addition problems by looking for compatible numbers.
Watch the video below and then use the strategy to complete pages 70-71 in the Blue Book.