# 2 Blue Maths – Thursday 21st May

Describing movement and turns

Today we are going to put together the previous days learning. You will be following and creating movements and turns.

It would be useful to draw out a grid and have an object that you move around – this will help you understand the movements better.

The expectations of you is to work your way through the challenges – not just to do one challenge.

CATERPILLARS

Follow the instructions given. Draw out the grid and the path the instructions give you.

Using, up, down, left and right can you write out the instructions for these pictures:

BRONZE

SILVER

GOLD

GREATER DEPTH

## 24 thoughts on “2 Blue Maths – Thursday 21st May”

1. Mohammed W.

Bronze:
a.Draw the route to show these directions.
Done in my homework book.Email sent.
SILVER:
a.Describe the routes that Dennis takes to school.
Forward 1 step.Take a quarter turn anti-clockwise.
Take two steps,forward then turn three quarters clockwise.
Forward two times finally turn one quarter left anti-clockwise and then move one step forward then he reached school.
GOLD:
a.Write directions for Dennis to get to each place on the map.
Turn a quarter clockwise,Forward 1 step.
Turn a quarter clockwise,Forward 1 step.you reached the Tree.
Turn a quarter clockwise,Forward 2 step and you reached the School.
Take 1 step forward.
Turn a quarter clockwise,Forward 2 steps and you reached the car.

GD :
Yes,Whitney is correct because if you turn a quarter clockwise or three quarter anti clockwise we will be at the same place.

2. Ayaan M.

BRONZE
Done it on book.
SILVER
1) Move forward 1 square, quater turn anti-clockwise.
2) Move forward 2 squares, quater turn anti-clockwise.
3) Move forward 2 squares, half turn anti-clockwise.
4) Move forward 1 square.
GOLD
Dennis to tree,
1) Half quarter turn clockwise.
2) Move forward 1 square, quarter turn anti-clockwise.
3) Move forward 1 square.
Dennis to the truck,
1) Move forward 1 square, quater turn anti-clockwise.
2) Move forward 2 squares.
Dennis to school,
1) Quarter turn anti-clockwise, move forward 2 squares.
2) Quarter turn anti-clockwise, move forward 1 square.
3) Quarter turn anti-clockwise, move forward 1 square.
GD
Yes, explain on book.
I send pic.

3. Tipian I.

I have completed Bronze and Bronze task and my mum will send by email.

• Mr Gordon

Thank you Tipian. How did you get on with the work?

4. Ibrahim M.

GD
Yes, Whitney is correct because if you turn an object around once clockwise it will become bent so one side will be taller than the other side and if you turn something 3 times anticlockwise it will be the same shape.

• Mr Gordon

Very clear. This shows you have a good understanding of the topic.

5. Ammara K.

We have emailed ammaras work

6. Karanbir B.

Silver

Move forward 1 square
Make a quarter turn anticlockwise
Move 2 squares
Turn a quarter turn anticlockwise again
Move 2 squares
Make 3 quarter-turn anti-clockwise
Dennis reached school

• Mr Gordon

Well done Karanbir. Can you attempt Gold?

7. Zahra D.

SILVER:
Dennis needs to move forward by one.
Dennis needs to make a quarter turn anticlockwise.
Dennis needs to move forward by two.
Dennis needs to make a three quarter turn clockwise.
GOLD:
Dennis needs to make a two quarter turn clockwise.
Dennis needs to move forward by one.
Dennis needs to move a quarter anticlockwise.
Dennis needs to move forward by one.
Dennis needs to make a quarter turn anticlockwise.
Dennis needs to move forward by two.
Dennis needs to make a quarter turn anticlockwise.
Dennis needs to move forward by one.
Dennis needs to make a 3 quarter turn clockwise.
Dennis needs to move forward by 1.

• Mr Gordon

Lovely. Well done for using the key vocabulary. The instructions are very clear.

8. Maryam N.

Done in my homework book, I tried my best.

• Mr Gordon

It was difficult Maryam! If everything was easy you wouldn’t learn anything 😊

9. Hudayifah A.

Silver
Forward 16 cm
Turn quarter anti-clockwise
Foward 2
Bronze
In book

• Mr Gordon

Well done. You should be doing Gold and Greater Depth Hudayifay. Test yourself!

10. Hudayifah A.

Silver
Forward 16 cm
Turn quarter anti-clockwise
Foward 2
In book

11. Sameeha A.

Email sent.

• Mr Gordon

I have it. Great effort Sameeha. Perfect answers.

12. Elyas A.

I finshed all my work and i will send the pictures.

• Mr Gordon

Good try Elyas. This is hard. You can practice by using your mum and dad and giving them directions around the house.

13. Najma O.

Denise turns straight and then go down and then stright.

• Mr Gordon

Can you answer ALL the questions Najma.

14. Markuss B.

Bronze:
Done in book.
Silver:
1) Move forward by 1.
2) Make a quater turn anticlockwise.
3) Move forward by 2.
4) Make a quater turn anticlowksie.
5) Move forward by 2.
6) Make a 3 quarter turn clockwise.
Dennis to the tree:
1) Make a 2 quarter turn clockwise.
2) Move foward by 1.
3) Make a quarter turn anticlockwise.
Dennis to the truck:
1) Move forawrd by 1.
2) Make a quarter turn anticlockwise.
3) Move forawrd by 2.
Dennis to the house:
1) Make a quarter turn anticlockwise.
2) Move forward by 1.
3) Make a 3 quarter turn clockwise.
3) Move forward by 1.

• Mr Gordon

Well done for using the correct vocabulary Markuss.