Today we are having a creative maths lesson looking at TIME ZONES!
We have discussed Greenwhich Meridian Time often referred to as GMT or Universal Time. In small groups the children have been asked to mark on a world map the basic time zone lines, find the cities and locate them on the map. The challenge then is to answer questions about each country relating back to GMT.
E.g. If it is 3pm in London what time is it in Dhaka?
First the children had to locate Dhaka, understanding that it is the Capital city of Bangladesh. Next they had to locate Bangladesh on their world map, finally working out whether it is + or – GMT.
A massive welcome back to all our pupils and their Parents/Carers… as a team we are so excited to start the new school year. Just a quick reminder of who we are and where we are based. Malala Yousafzai class in taught by Mrs Buettner and will be supported by Miss Whysall; William Knibb class is taught by Miss Kettle, they will be supported by Mrs Gardiner and Stephen Hawking will be taught by Mrs Hobday and supported by Mrs Napier. We have our meet the team meeting on Thursday 14th September at 3:30pm in the school hall. It would be great to see as many of you as possible. After the meeting we will then hold a brief meeting regarding our upcoming residential. We looking forward to seeing you all soon.