Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Friday, February 17, 2012

Personification and Onomatopoeia

Here are the videos that we watched in class about personification and onomatopoeia.  ENJOY!

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Math Topic 17.5 Estimating the Area of a Circle

The videos below are a repeat from a previous topic. Review them! Make sure you understand the difference between finding the circumference and the area of a circle :) Then CLICK HERE for a basketball game using area of a circle.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Math Topic 17.4 Finding the Area of a Triangle

1/2 base X height. . .that is IMPORTANT information to know about finding the area of a triangle! File that away in your brain, you are going to need it :) Watch the videos below for a review on different types of triangles and finding area of a triangle. Then CLICK HERE to play triangle baseball.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Math Topic 17.3 Parallelograms

Watch the video clips about parallelograms and area, and then watch the TWO videos to help you review mean, median, and mode.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Math Topic 17.2 Area and Perimeter

Perimeter is the outside, you just add!  Area is the inside, multiply!  Hopefully that song will get stuck in your head after you listen to it.  It is IMPORTANT information :)

Watch the video clip below, and then CLICK HERE to play a game to help you understand area and perimeter.

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Math Topic 16.5 Relating Ratios and Fractions

Watch the video clip about ratios.  Pay attention to what the video has to say about RATIOS!  It will be very helpful information on the test :) When you are done, watch the video about music notes. In case you are wondering, YES you do need to know a little about music notes for this test. Why? Because music notes are just fractions! :)

Monday, February 6, 2012

Math 16.3 Problem Solving w/Fractions

Watch the Bert and Ernie fractions rap, and then CLICK HERE to play a reducing fractions game! :)  If you have time, CLICK HERE and play the adding fractions game.

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Math Topic 16.1 Multiplying Fractions

Hopefully you haven't forgotten how to multiply fractions! Multiplying fractions is SUPER easy! Multiply the numerators, multiply the denominators, then reduce (if possible).

Listen to the song about multiplying fractions.  After the song, CLICK HERE to play Multiplying Fractions Millionaire game!