Did you know that a Big Mac costs more in Switzerland than it does in India? I wonder why that is? Here’s some interesting places with interesting figures…
Big Mac Index
Interactive Big Mac Index
Food Price Comparison Around the World
Global Petrol Prices
Tax on Petrol
Cost of Living Index
Grade 5/6 will be looking into census data for the community. Here’s the link:
ABS – Census
And here’s an interesting interactive to explore census data for you:
Go to this site to create your own robot creature, and learn about staying safe online and cybersafety at the same time! Win-win!
The 5/6 students are learning all about plagiarism and bibliographies in library next fortnight, here’s a Glogster that can tell us a bit about it…
Glogster – Copyright and Plagiarism for Kids
What is Plagiarism? (video)
It’s all happening in V3 this week!
Homework is updated now to week 6, including a Rubric to help you make sure you have everything.
We also have our Term 4 excursion to Scienceworks this Thursday! Woo!
This term we’re studying CREATIVITY, and we’ll be making our own picture book! To begin our journey though, we need to think like an author and find out how authors get started with their picture books.
Here’s some author and illustrator biographies that might help:
This fortnight, complete a brochure about a National Park in Victoria. Full details are on the homework sheet. You can pick up a copy on the Homework tab on this blog. Here’s the link to the Parks Vic website.
This website, Kids Health, will give you information to help you complete your homework task this week – a Safety poster.
We’ve been brushing up on our multiplication tables in V3, and there are so many different ways to learn and practise them!
If you like the computer as your practising method, then you’ll like this!
Skillswise Tables Grid