## Science Week 2021

Did you know it’s National Science Week?

The theme for this year is “Food: Different by Design”.

You can also try these DIY science experiments at home, or visit the STEM blog for more fun activities.

Activity 1: Lava Lamp

Activity 2: Beautiful Bath Bombs

Activity 3: Pop & Catch

Activity 4: Fancy going on a virtual excursion? Click here for details.

Activity 5: Don’t forget to complete your Art, Mandarin, Music and P.E. tasks.

## Fractions – introduction to quarters (split 4 ways)

I am learning to understand what a quarter is (¼)?

I know I can do it when I can divide an object into 4 equal parts and use the term ‘quarters’.

Watch the following video which outlines the difference between halves and quarters:

I ordered a pizza to share with my 3 friends. The problem was, we all liked different things.

I liked pizza with cheese, ham and tomato. Mr. Lee liked pizza with cheese and olives. Mrs. Lorigan liked pizza with just cheese. Miss Nolan liked pizza with cheese, ham and pineapple.

Create with paper or draw how the pizza will look and write a sentence to describe what you have done.

## Write a Narrative Using Your Character!

I am learning to write a narrative.

I know I can do it when I have written a narrative that includes my character.