The curtain rose
Everyone took a pose
The gleaming light shone on the white army their graceful , beautiful ,
captivating dance filled the stage with delight and wonder as the steps astounded the audience.
A blood army of impostors march in and interrupt the dance!
Their loud aggressive musical fight draws the audience closer , closer , closer
The steps are scary and roaring
The curtain rose
and everyone took a pose
Predict- I predict this question will be about probability.
Clarify- Nothing to clarify.
Read- The question says what is the probability that this spinner will land on an odd number.Write it as a fraction.
Whats the BIG question?-count how many odd then turn it into a fraction.
Solve- First I count all the odd numbers that are located on the spinner. There are three even. Then I count odd there are five odd.Then I count how many numbers all together. There are eight. I then turn the odd ones in a fraction by doing this 5 odds 8 parts.
Predict- I predict this question will be about problem solving.
Read- The question says :Fill in the magic square (hint:Every row & column adds up to the same sum)
Clarify– How will I know what the sum is? -Well the numbers in a row that is already written says 4 9 14 which add up to 27 so each column or row must add up to 27.
Whats the BIG question- The big question is fill in the magic square so that every sum adds up to 27.
Solve- Every column and row I put a number sentence that will add up to 27.
Summary- 12 4 11 they all add up to 27 – YAY!!
8 9 8
7 14 6
Predict- I predict this problem will be about problem solving and using prior knowledge.
Read- Its reads fill in the appropriate numbers of the titles of six famous stories. It also has a hint the numbers will add up to a perfect square.
Then add up the numbers it has
Ali baba and the ?
The ? steps
Around the world in ?days
Snow white and the ? dwarfs
Clarify- What is a square a perfect square is when two numbers can be timed by each other to get the number. E.g 20 x 20
Whats the BIG question?- yhe big question is fill in the correct numbers and add them up to get a square.
Solve- I filled in the right numbers and checked with my mum
Ali baba and the 40 thieves
The 39 steps
Around the world in 80 days
Snow white and the 7 dwarfs
I added all the numbers up which got me to 289. Then I made sure it was a perfect square because 17 x 17 is 289!!
Summary- the answer is 289!!