Video Reflection – Solar System

Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was mainly about our solar system, the ‘characteristics’ of the planets in our solar system and what will happen to our solar system in the future. We have eight planets in our solar system, Earth, Venus, Mercury and Mars, which are the  most like our planet, and four gas Read More…

BTN – Mars Mission

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3566674.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was about the Mars Rover Curiosity, some of the challenges it had to face to get to the surface of Mars such as the atmosphere, and why it is so important. It took 8 months for Curiosity to get to Mars from Earth. Curiosity’s heat shield had to Read More…

BTN – The Ancient Study of Astronomy

Summary Facts Questions Insight This video was mainly about the Mayans, the Babylonians and the ancient Greeks discoveries about our solar system and why they made those discoveries. The Babylonians created a system of writing to create mathematical models, which could be turned into calendars, which could be used to time important events. The Babylonians Read More…

Goals For Term 4

So far this semester, I have gotten much better at using decimals, and I can now compare them to fractions, and I know how to make two different fractions have the same denominator to check which one is bigger. I also have written a piece that connects to an experience in my own life and Read More…