Key Skills 30/01/15
First of all, have a great weekend!
Max created this problem last week; it confused many in the class for a while! Well done for confusing everyone Max because it created some great thinking. Can anyone answer it?
Percentages of Amounts
As we have looked at percentages this week, this will help consolidate your learning.
Calculate the percentages of these amounts remembering to show your working out:
- 20% of 50
- 80% of 20
- 40% of 10
- 60% of 30
- 90% of 100
- 10% 0f 20
- 70% of 70
- 30% of 50
- 60% of 40
- 20% of 70
Remember to convert it to a fraction – that will be the easiest way to work them out!
You each received a long list of facts about the main characters from “Granny” that we have found out/inferred so far.
We discussed in class that this would be an open-ended task; you can do whatever you want to a high quality! Some ideas were: writing about why Granny is the way she is, why Granny steals, what happens next, about the life of Mr Lampy…
If you choose to do something electronically, it would be great to put it on the reading blog: http://reading.simondesenlisblogs.org/