Wednesday, 17 October 2012

Wrapping tea cups

Today in numeracy we were problem solving. We had to measure out a container to keep a coffee cup warm. Wrapping tea cups in paper was so fun!My favourite part was when we were wrapping the tea cups in the paper.But it was a mess.                                                    

2 comments:

  1. that maths lesson was amazingle fun i would love to do that again

    from olivia

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  2. Hello Mr. Aiston and class,

    What an interesting idea. I would suspect most heat is lost from tea through the top of the cup so I would first seal the top then think about adding extra insulation to the sides.

    I can understand the task becoming messy if the teacups were full. Paper generally doesn't stay strong when wet.

    @RossMannell
    Teacher (retired), N.S.W., Australia

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