Math Unit 4 – Fractions, Decimals and Percentage Games and Resources

Tutorials:

Decimals

Decimals 

Equivalent fractions and decimals

Finding decimals equivalent to fractions

Decimals to thousandths

Place values of decimals up to thousandths)

Fracitons: 

What is a fraction?

Naming Fractions

Comparing and ordering fractions

Fraction equivalencies

Fractions and decimals

 

Games:

Fraction track

Fraction track 2

In between 

Roll around the clock

Addition compare with fractions

Decimal double compare

More Information about Yokohama History

Yokohama Bluff History:
http://www.japanvisitor.com/japan-city-guides/yamate

Nippon Maru:
Wikipedia: http://www.japanvisitor.com/japan-city-guides/yamate
English guidebook: http://www.nippon-maru.or.jp/guidebook/guidebook-english.pdf
Official website: http://www.nippon-maru.or.jp/foreign/
Japan Visitor: http://www.japanvisitor.com/japan-museums-art-galleries/yokohamaportmuseum
Japan Guide: https://www.japan-guide.com/e/e3210.html
25-minute long YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C2JnI0cdFbE
Yokohama Official Tourist Page: http://www.yokohamajapan.com/things-to-do/detail.php?id=106
Deep Japan: http://www.deepjapan.org/a/3956

Osanbashi:
Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C5%8Csanbashi_Pier
City of Yokohama: http://www.city.yokohama.lg.jp/kowan/english/history/
Historical picture: http://www.city.yokohama.lg.jp/kowan/english/history/epg02.html

 

Unit 2: Complex Text

One of the complex texts is speech transcript. Famous people often make speeches to advocate certain things, to encourage the crowd, or to spread an important message. Let’s try to upgrade our complexity of the nonfiction texts that we read by dipping into speeches. Here is a list of inspiring speeches:

Obama speech to school children: “You make your own future”

Full text of Lou Gehrig’s farewell speech (Do you know who he is?)

Malala Yousafzai: “Our books and our pens are the most powerful weapons”