Ocrat Mirror - Animated Chinese Characters - Chinese Zodiac The 12 Chinese Zodiac symbols (生肖, shēngxiào) on the left (traditional form in parentheses if it exists), and the five elements (五行, wǔxíng) on the right. 鼠 Rat 牛 Ox 虎 Tiger 兔 Rabbit 龙 Dragon (龍) 蛇 Snake 马 Horse (馬) 羊 Sheep 猴 Monkey 鸡 Rooster (雞) 狗 Dog 猪 Pig (豬) 金 Metal 木 Wood 水 Water 火 Fire 土 Earth Mathematics & Numeracy, Units of work & cross curricular links for ks1 & ks2 Hindu and Sikh families often decorate their homes with Rangoli patterns during festivals such as Divali. Some patterns are pictorial whereas others are based on geometrical patterns. For celebrations the patterns may be made on the door-step from ground rice, lentils, split peas, seeds and perfumed red powder. In this way every one coming into the house would pass over the pattern and have good luck. After a design has been drawn on dotted paper it can be used as a basis for collage work, block printing, embroidery or batik work. Another type of Rangoli pattern is called mendhi.
Fun Kids Online Math Games "Sheppard offers everything from early math to pre-algebra. The lessons include interactive activities to practice concepts. Students can shoot fruit, pop balloons, and even play math man (the math version of pac man!). Fractions, place value, money, and basic operations are some of the areas that are covered. Addition and Subtraction, Maths, Key Stage 2 - Interactive Whiteboard Resources Spinners A versatile way of generating random numbers which is excellent for use right through the primary school. Spin the numbers and choose the required calculation. Tell time 1 minute ago: Someone had problem at level 4. A quarter to which took 10 seconds. 3 minutes ago: Someone had problem at level 3. Hours and half-hours which took 4 minutes.
Interactive Whiteboard Resources: Maths, Key Stage 2 Symmetry A good tutorial with audio to help pupils learn the names of different polygons and how to draw lines of symmetry on some of them. Celebrity Shapes Find out about shapes both 2D and 3D and then try your hand at the quiz. Sorting Shapes on a Venn Diagram Sort a variety of 2D shapes on a Venn diagram. Subjects Browse the wonderful world of Subject Headings. It's a bit like a thesaurus, only better! Special Subjects Ordering and Sequencing, Maths, Key Stage 2 - Interactive Whiteboard Resources Caterpillar OrderingTablet friendly A flexible game for ordering numbers and for number sequences. Fantastic on an interactive whiteboard and tablet friendly.
Tessellation Artist Mathematics and Art come together! First - just play with it! Draw on it. Try the different tools and see what happens. Tiling Directions You can control the spacing of the tiles by altering the two tiling directions. The 10 biggest mistakes parents make 1. Not giving their children enough quality time. Parents are always rushing around and with their work, jobs around the house, ferrying children to and from activities, checking mobiles and Facebook, watching TV etc. etc. Children need our undivided attention for at least 15 minutes a day. Totally focussed on them.
3D Objects (Prisms, Cylinders, Cones, Spheres) Three‐dimensional objects are the solid shapes you see every day, like boxes, balls, coffee cups, and cans. Here are some helpful vocabulary terms for solids: Base: the bottom surface of a solid object.Edge: the intersection of two faces on a solid object. This is a line.Face: a flat side of a 3‐dimensional object.Prism: a solid object with two congruent and parallel faces.Pyramid: a solid object with a polygon for a base and triangles for sides.