Presentation on theme: "Songs and Poems To Help Us Learn Written and Compiled by Mrs. Marsha Joyner."— Presentation transcript:
Songs and Poems To Help Us Learn Written and Compiled by Mrs. Marsha Joyner
Metric Rhyme I say millimeter, you say pencil tip. I say centimeter, you say fingertip. I say decimeter, you say brand new crayon. I say meter, you say width of the door. I say kilometer, you say ten minute walk. Utah Education network
Customary Length 12 inches in a foot, 3 feet in a yard, A yard is 36 inches, Thats not very hard. 5,280 feet in a mile, When it comes to me, Measuring length I know this stuff And SMILE!
Radius and Diameter Rhyme Hey diddle diddle Radius is to the middle But look whos boss? Diameters all the way across
Remember Your Triangles Two sides equal, one side not, Isosceles is what youve got. No sides equal, thats what I mean, Youve got a triangle we call scalene. If your triangle forms an L Thats out of sight! Then your triangle is called a right. Last of all when all the sides are the same, Equilaterals the name of the game.
Rock Cycle Song Sung to the tune of Row, Row, Row Your Boat SEDIMENTARY rock Has been formed in layers Often found near water sources With fossils from decayers Then theres IGNEOUS rock Here since Earth was born Molten L\lava, cooled and hardened Thats how it is formed. These two types of rocks Can also be transformed With pressure, heat, and chemicals METAMORPHIC theyll become.
The Longitude – Latitude Poem The longitude lines go up and down, While the latitude lines go round and round. The International Dateline and the Prime Meridian Split the earth down the middle like a hotdog bun. Now wait a minute…did I hear you say? The Equator splits it the hamburger way. History, anthropology, archaeology Geography, psychology, sociology. People, places, things and ideas, Thats what Social Studies is. By Jacquie Eaton
Three Branches Song (sung to the tune of Three Blind Mice) Three branches, Three branches See how they work, See how they work The legislative branch makes all the laws The Executive branch carries them out, The Judicial branch makes sure theyre obeyed Three branches From Mailbox Magazine