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Posted by mrswhiteley | Posted in Projects | Posted on December 3, 2014

Project designed for the end of Year.

This project is based around students organising a celebration – birthday, Christmas, special event…

Students work through each task. Students have the opportunity to reflect upon the skills they have developed in Number&Algebra and Measurement and Geometry.

- Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division – working out quantities
- Measurement – Using and recording different measurements, planning using area and perimeter
- Time – recording time, time elapse, scheduling
- Money – Purchasing and budgeting

A Celebration Project

Suggested Websites

Suggested Websites for Holiday Season Project

Below are some table resources to help students.

Decoration List

Gift List

Guest List

Meal Planner

Time for Cooking

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Posted by lisar | Posted in Calendars, Projects, Time Tables | Posted on September 30, 2014

A project that involves students planning a day at the zoo by using a calendar and reading simple time tables.

A Day at the Zoo – calendars and time tables project

A project requiring students to design a slice for the carnival. Concepts covered: length, area, perimeter, volume, mass, capacity, addition, multiplication, money.

The School Carnival – measurement

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Posted by lisar | Posted in Addition, Decimals, Money, Projects | Posted on August 15, 2014

A project requiring students to spend One Million dollars.

Spend A Million!

A project where students plan a road trip for the holiday. Concepts covered: creating a budget, money, mapping, measurement.

Road Trip maths task

A project where students are required to plan a dinner party. Concepts covered: estimating, measurement, multiplication and addition of decimals, money.

Plan a Dinner Party!

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Posted by lisar | Posted in Mapping, Projects | Posted on August 15, 2014

A project where students plan a day out in Melbourne. Concepts covered: reading grid references, using compass points, writing directions, using key features on a map, using a scale to calculate distance.

Mapping

A project where students design their dream home. Concepts covered: drawing to scale, money, budgeting, length, area, perimeter.

Dream Home project

design-your-dream-home-editable-table

A project where students design their own vegetable garden, covering the concepts of length, area, perimeter, drawing to scale, volume and money.

Design a Vegetable Garden

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Posted by lisar | Posted in Projects, Time | Posted on August 14, 2014

A project involving the concepts of reading analogue and digital time, reading timetables, using calenders, using 24 hour time whilst planning a trip to the Zoo!

A trip to the Zoo!!