Just an update on an interesting statistic about this project. It bores through the ground at a rate of
10 metres/day. Comparing this to driving on a road, it equals to 42cm/hr!! If my calculations are correct.
Both grades were at work today in preparation for an upcoming Algebra (Grade8s) and Measurement test (Grade 7s). Here a few shots of the work:
|Group 1: Grade 7|
|Group 2 with Group 3 about to begin: Grade 7|
|Preceding 3 shots of Grade 8 work|
I am assigning a Reading Response for the students to do. As I typically try to do, I am modelling one based on the following article:
When I was showing the students my response, I noticed a few errors in it and used the opportunity to remind them that they should take a look at their work before handing it in.
|By A.J. and Mr. P|