**How do you get straight a's ?**

**Firing up the Brain**:

What are the measurements listed on the ruler below?

**Preparing the Brain**:

WWLT: Reading scale on a ruler and using multiplication and division

WWLF: I think clearly

**Engaging the Brain**:

**Strengthening the Brain:**

Targeted Teaching: Mrs Roberts, reading and understanding scales on rulers

Mathletics Task Focus: measurement then multiplication or division

Specific Task: Miss Sampey, multiply or divide and long multiplication

Mathletics Online: mental maths challenge

Measurement Games: Mrs Dodd

**Stretching the Brain**:

Extension:

**Perimeter **

**Firing up the Brain:**

**Preparing the Brain:**

WWLT: Perimeter of regular and irregular shape

WWLF: I am responsible

**Engaging the Brain:**

**Strengthening the Brain**:

**Stretching the Brain**:

**Why did the maths teacher need a detective? **

**Firing up the Brain:**

**Preparing the Brain:**

WWLT: Calculating the Area of a rectangle

WWLF: I work well with others

**Engaging the Brain:**

**Strengthening the Brain:**

**1. Targeted Teaching - Mrs Roberts**

**2. Mathletics Task - measurement, area, perimeter at your own desk**

**3. Multiplication/Division task - Miss Sampey**

**4. Online set games - Mrs Dodd/**

5. Mathletics Task - multiplication and division at your own desk.

5. Mathletics Task - multiplication and division at your own desk.

**Stretching the Brain**:

**Perimeter VS Area**

**Firing up the Brain:**

a) What is the perimeter of this shape?

b) What is the area of this shape?

**Preparing the Brain:**

WWLT: Solving word problems about area and perimeter

WWLF: I work well with others

**Engaging the Brain:**

Perimeter it goes around

like city limits maps a town

The outside...

The boarder,edge, outline or fence

(Perimeter, perimeter, add up the lengths around the outside)

The area's the stuff inside

Inside the lines, what carpets hide

The inside...

The inside of a shape or space.

(Areas in the middle, Areas in the middle, multiply, multiply)

**Strengthening the Brain**

**Stretching the Brain:**

Create your own perimeter and area word problem. Then on a separate page show the working out and solution for a partner to answer.