Thursday, 20 August 2015

Book referencing

Authors name: Farndon, John
Year Publish: (2004) 

Title of book: Planet Earth
Place Publish: London
Publisher: Hermes House

DigiStore - Face painter

My first activity was locating faces. I had to locate how many faces were there. When you locate you have to count how many faces were there.

My second activity was predicting faces. I had to predict how many different faces were there. When you have predicted how many different faces there were you color them and check if your answers were right.

link to face painter - predicting faces

Thursday, 6 August 2015

Dewey Decimals


What are non-fiction books?

Books that are true and organized by numbers.

Who was Dewey?

Melvil Dewey was the man who organized books by numbers.

How are non-fiction books arranged on the shelf?

They are arranged by decimal numbers in order

List the following spine labels in the correct order:


Choose a non-fiction book from the shelves.
Does the book you have chosen include the following?  Locate and photograph

Index  webcam-toy-photo1.jpg                                                                                    

Contents page  webcam-toy-photo2.jpg                                     

References         webcam-toy-photo3.jpg                                                                

Copyright     webcam-toy-photo6.jpg


Title pages     webcam-toy-photo4.jpg                          

What is a glossary?

A glossary is a list of words that you are unsure of.

Part Adder

For this question I split the 48 into 40 tens and 8 ones. I split the 49 into 2 ones and 47 tens. I added 40 + 8 + 2 = 50 and 50 + 47 = 97

For this question I split 49 into 2 ones and 47 tens. After that I added 48 +2 = 50 and 50 + 47 = 97.