Posts by Sara Sprague
Room 3 students know how to work out the area and perimeter of squares and rectangles and their teacher knows how to set a purposeful Minecraft learni…
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Training for the inter school Mathematics competition is underway for Years 5 and 6 students.
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A “swoop” is a descriptive writing activity where students respond to an image.
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Rather than skill versus luck, it is actually a combination of both skill and luck that makes an effective math game.
As part of “A River Runs Through it “ inquiry, Room 3 is learning about the local waterways.
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A Balanced Diet - with this title you may expect this blog to be about healthy eating. It is, in fact, going to be about math.
Our taonga (things we treasure or value) makes us who we are. Room 3 students have investigated their personal taonga and followed a writing structure…
Developing a positive class culture is important for student learning and wellbeing. Room 3, has integrated developing our class culture into art and …
There is nothing like chocolate to motivate some hard work thinking. Fair sharing a giant block of chocolate was a deliciously rich mathematical task …