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Karen McClintock

Potato Commonwealth Games - Day 3

Grades: 2nd Grade, 1st Grade, 3rd Grade
Subjects: Math

Student Instructions

Welcome to Day 3 of our Potato Commonwealth Games. There are two events today - Running and Lawn Bowls add Event 4 - Running 1. Place your first potato at the top of the ramp on the starting line, let the potato roll down. 2. Using a tape measure, measure the distance between the bottom of the ramp and where the potato rolls. 3. Record results in the table label 4. Repeat for your second potato. NOTE: One turn each for each heat. There are 3 heats IMPORTANT: Disqualification if you push the potato down the ramp! 5. Who received the gold and silver medals? Record their name and the best distance they rolled. label Event 5 - Lawn Bowls 1. Join another coach and their potato athletes. 2. Mark a starting line and place a marker at the opposite end (about 1-2m apart) 3. Coaches take turns to roll their athletes as close to the marker as possible. Your aim is to get the lowest score. The closest will get 1 point, the second closest will get 2 points and so on. 4. Play 4 rounds and add up the total score. Use the working out space as needed label 5. Who received the gold and silver medals? Record their name and the total score. label 6. Interview one of your athletes. mic video check

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4th of 7 linked Seesaw tasks Credits and adapted from: Length Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wUsdsae0ro Length Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuBLuIW1U70 Length Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jshiAs9HGOE TpT - 2020 Home Learning Potato Olympics Work Pack by Teaching with Sarah Rose TpT - Potato Olympics - FREEBIE by Miss Cav's Classroom Maths300 https://maths300.com/Potato Olympics AMSI Potato Olympics Task https://calculate.org.au/2018/07/16/potato-olympics/