Monday, 26 June 2017

Careers Education C.V. Writing


In CAREERS EDUCATION we have been learning to write a skills based Curriculum Vitae.

A skills based C.V. focuses more on the skills that we have,  rather than our work history.

Here is a link to our online Modelling Book that shows the process we have followed.

Three things that I have learned about writing a Curriculum Vitae are:

  1. I learned the importance of spelling.

  1. I learned that the format needs to be professional.

  1. I learned that it needs to be true.

Here is a link to my Skills based Curriculum Vitae. (C.V.)



Thursday, 22 June 2017

geometry

 

I can apply the strategy to problem solving questions involving circles


part 1 and 2 corners/bends 114.668 each, part 3 and 4 85.332 each straights



To find out the length of rope you must take the radius and times it by two, in this case it’s 36.5m so it becomes 73. Then you times 73 by pi giving you 229.336m. To find out the length of the bends you half it. For the straights you subtract 229.336 from 400 giving you 170.664 and then you half that giving you 85.332 for each of the straights and 114.668 for each of the bends.

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Reason with linear proportions.

WALT: Reason with linear proportions
I have been learning 3 WALTS
1.National Standard 1: Combine simple proportions to work out what parts the whole is made up in a unit of 10 like 3 yellow with 7 blue, 5 yellow with 5 blue, 4 yellow with 6 blue. Say what the fraction and percentage of each stack is for yellow and blue.
2.National Standard 2: - Combine proportions to work out what parts the whole is made up of using non-multiple of 10 like 8 yellow:5 blue:4 white with 11 yellow:11 blue:11 white (19:16:15 and 38%:32%:30%)
3. National Standard 3: - Order fractions with unlike denominators by finding a common denominator
My evidence: assessment task
My next step is: geometry

Monday, 19 June 2017

Evaluate text


Title: Reading - Evaluate Texts

In reading we have been learning to….apply some criteria to evaluate texts eg accuracy of information and presence of bias.


We have been evaluating texts against the following four criteria:
  1. Readability
  2. Accuracy
  3. Relevance
  4. Quality of language/ information.

These documents show evidence of my learning during this unit:
(link your own learning for each of these activities. Please make sure your sharing settings are open)


My Next Step: Is to continue to apply this new knowledge and evaluate texts as I read them, checking for readability, accuracy, relevance and quality of language/ information

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

term 1 book review, NANOTECH

This book is about high school science class on a field trip to Auckland NZ that are kidnapped by a white supremacist group known as NAB, their intended target was an american biologist professor Meinhoff. He had developed a deadly virus hat can destroy ethnic groups. The students and Bernie (their teacher) get in the way, and time is running out as they have to escape the kidnappers and save the professor.

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

walt Investigate situations that involve elements of chance by comparing experimental distributions with expectations from models of the possible outcomes, acknowledging variation and independence.

Assessment task: Investigate situations that involve elements of chance by comparing experimental distributions with expectations from models of the possible outcomes, acknowledging variation and independence.


Question 1:


Show your working and answer here (you may need to add a photo of a tree diagram you frew on your little whiteboard): Since Aroha did not play connie, that means either beth played connie or  Delsey played connie. But because we know that Beth played Delsey and won. We can conclude that both beth and Delsey won their first games and Beth won the final.

Question 2:
Car number plates in the land of Automobile have two letters and two digits. How many different number plates could be made using two letters and two digits?


Show your working and answers here 26x26x99= 66924

Question 3:
3a:
Show your working and answer here: 5! = 120

3b:
Show your working and answer here: 5!=120

What is you next step?


Finally, add the screenshots from the 3 IXL activities you did here:


Activity One
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Activity Two
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Activity Three
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