**List **

**February 1 - 6. 2009**

**Maths:**

1) Make a loaf of bread

2) 2 pages in work book (comprehension one)

3) Work with tutor

4) Percentages with dear mother

5) 3 and 4 times tables PROPERLY

**English**1) Reading every night

2) Comprehension pages in book

3) Spelling words (at the bottom of the page)

4) Put them in alphabetical order

5) Write a sentence for each word in the spelling list below

Look them up in the dictionary

6) FIND THE PIRATE PRINCESS BOOK - we will start reading it together.

**Science**

1) What is an eco system? Draw an example of one and write a paragraph about it.

2) Are insects or frogs part of eco systems? Give 5 examples of the part they play.

**Technology**

**1) UPDATE YOUR BLOG2) UPLOAD PHOTOS TO JOYOUS CHILDREN and post every day3) JOIN RAT FORUM - Get Beth to join too**

**History and art**

1) Use the museum pamphlets to create a cool collage in your art book

2) Visit the Australian Museum and detail the four stages of human evolution in your book.

**Spelling words:**

1) Science

2) Effort

3) Maybe

4) I’ve

5) Conquistador

6) Astronaut

**Percentages:**

25% is the same as ¼

50% is the same as ½

75% is the same as ¾

100% is the same as 1

10% is the same as 1/10

20% is the same as 1/5

25% is the same as ¼

50% is the same as ½

75% is the same as ¾

100% is the same as 1

10% is the same as 1/10

20% is the same as 1/5

**Maths sheet created by brilliant mother and presented to brilliant child for completion before the end of the week.**

*Lets have fun while we do it?????*

**The pet shop is having a sale. How much will these items cost when they are reduced?**1)Rat food- normally $10 now 50% off

2)Rats - normally $12 now 25% off

3)Rat houses - $100 now 10% off

4)Cats - normally $400 now 20% off

**What percentage are customers saving?**1)Dog food is 1/10 of it’s normal price. What percentage are customers saving?

2)Worming solution for rodents is ¼ of the normal price, what percentage are customers saving?

3)Animal bedding is half the usual price, what percentage are customers saving?

4)Ferrets are 1/5 of the normal price, what percentage are customers saving?

**General questions for brilliant home schoolers!!! (who are allowed to use calculators)**

1)If I eat 10% of a pie that was cut into 10 pieces, how many pieces are left? What percentage is that?

2)What is 50% of $5.00, $500, $5,000

3)Use a calculator to work out what 30% of 100 is.

4)Use a calculator to work out what 10% of 1050 is

5)What is 50% of 220

6)What is 50% of 440

7)Use a calculator to work out what 30% of $15 is.

8)Draw the calculator buttons you pressed for each of the above questions.

I also generously provided a graph for the daily work to be ticked off as it's completed.

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