Thursday, 20 March 2014

Character Analysis Poddy

This is my Character Analysis poddy I wrote Poddy .
I think i did well on it i can do all the character in Crash book.

Wednesday, 19 March 2014


The rain comes very fast
to sea and places it drops
sound like ‘Boom Boom' on the roof
The dog barks angrily at the rain
as the rain falls over the dog .

Thursday, 13 March 2014

My Name Art - Saruja

I am a beach

I am a beach
People enjoy swimming in me.

I have salt water inside of me.

People can play ball in me and have fun.

People can kayak on me  
with their family and friends.

People can  drive boats on me.

When I wave the water the people
can go up and come down.

When the sun comes out it will shine on me.

I can change colour to green and blue.

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Cultural Maths

1 - One                           
2 - Two                    
3 - Three                     
4 - Four                    
5 - Five                            
6 - Six                                 
7 - Seven                            
8 - Eight                            
9 - Nine                       
10 - Ten                            
+ Addition     
- Subtraction                                 
x Multiplication
÷ Division     
௧- ஒன்று                 
௩- மூன்று             
௪- நான்கு             
௮-எட்டு                   ௯ -ஒன்பது          ௰ - பத்து                
-  கழித்தல்               
x  பெருக்கல்           
÷ பிரிவு      
  १-  एक
   २-  ढो
   ३- तीन
   ४- चार
   ५- पांच
   ६- छह
   ७- सात
  ८-  आठ
    ९- नौ

Wednesday, 5 March 2014

Saruja @ Panmure Bridge School: Maths

Saruja @ Panmure Bridge School:

Our focus this unit has been on place Value. 
This is the game i played to work on my place value . 
it's called happy hippo halfs i needed to know half of the number . 
for each half they have they put a counter on the matching number on their hippo.

Monday, 3 March 2014

Library skills

How the contents can help

L.I. - Library/Research skills
How to use the contents page to research effectively

The table of contents lists the chapters and other main parts of the book.  It is helpful because it gives you a general idea about the book so you know which chapters apply to your research.  Below is an example from a book about the moon.

Table of Contents

Introduction                                                                                                                                                       1
Chapter 1      The size of the moon in relation to the earth                                                                     5
Chapter 2      How the moon influences Earth’s tides                                                                              17
Chapter 3      Full, half, and quarter moons                                                                                                31
Chapter 4      The lunar landscape: craters, mountain ranges, plains and faults                               45
Chapter 5      The maria of the moon                                                                                                           57
Chapter 6      Theories about the origins of the moon                                                                             69
Chapter 7       Lunar geology                                                                                                                          77
Chapter 8       The moon and the age of the telescope                                                                           89
Chapter 9       Spacecraft and their impact on our knowledge of the moon                                     103
Chapter 10     The Apollo programme                                                                                                         119
Index                                                                                                                                                                135

Before you start highlight 4 words you don’t know and look them up in the dictionary.
influences - the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself.
Origins-the point or place where something begins, arises, or is derived
Theories - a supposition or a system of ideas intended to explain something, esp. one based on general principles independent of the thing to be explained
Geology-the science that deals with the earth's physical structure and substance, its history, and the processes that act on it..

Answer these questions from the contents page above:

Which two chapters will have the most information about human beings travelling to the moon?
2 & 8

Which three chapters will tell you about aspects of the moon in relation to the earth?
1, 2 &3
Which three chapters will tell you things about the surface of the moon?
4, 5 & 7
Which chapter will tell you the most about the Earth’s tides?


Library skills

Using an index

L.I. - Library/Research skills
Using an index to find information quickly

Most non-fiction books have an index.  Like a table of contents, it lists the books contents and relevant page numbers, but in much more detail.  It presents the topics in alphabetical order to help your search.  Below is an example from a health book.


aerobics                    2-14
breathing                 9-10
carbohydrates      36
co-ordination         20-25
cycling                       32
diet                              30-40
diseases                   45-65
doctor                       40-44
drinking                    63
drugs, harmful      70-75
drugs, medical       60-65
exercise                    11-20
fat                               35
fatigue                      76-79
good health            80-90
happy                       91-92
hospital                    40-44, 48-65
hygiene                    93-94

illness                           45-65
incapacitated           45-65
injuries                         60-65
inoculation                 96-98disease
lungs                             9-10, 60-64
medicine                      45-65, 96-98
mental illness            99-120
moods                          99-104
pharmacist                 60-65
physical activities     121-150
rest                                 151-155
self-discipline              115-120              
smoking                       121-124
sport                             15-20
strength                      12-14
vigour                           140-150
vitamins                       64-65
weight                           30-35

Before you start highlight 4 words you don’t know and look them up in the dictionary.
vigour - the springing curls were a sign of vigour and health
cycling- The sport or activity of riding a bicycle. Cycle racing has three main forms: road racing typically over long distances, pursuit (on an oval track), and cyclo-cross over rough, open country.
exercise- exercise improves your heart and lung power
carbohydrates - Any of a large group of organic compounds occurring in foods and living tissues and including sugars, starch, and cellulose.

Why are there two index entries for drugs? Because that they are about the drugs
Which two entries will help you find out about tiredness and how to cope?   pharmacist    60-65 and injuries     60-65
Which pages would you turn to in order to find out about injuries? hospital                    40-44, 48-65  and doctor  40-44
Which two entries would you use to find out more about healthy eating?
lungs                           9-10, 60-64
medicine                    45-65, 96-98
weight                        30-35
breathing                 9-10
good health            80-90
drugs, medical       60-65
Which pages would you turn to in order to find out about the bad effects of smoking? good health             8- 90
drinking        63
On which pages would you find out about hospital life?  hospital                    40-44, 48-65

Why do you think there are two ranges of page numbers for lungs?
Because the page is told u about the lungs  9-10, 60-64
On which pages would you find out more about the healthy effects of sport?
rest                                 151-155
good health            80-90
weight                           30-35