Presentation on theme: "Songs and Poems To Help Us Learn"— Presentation transcript:
1 Songs and Poems To Help Us Learn Written and Compiled byMrs. Marsha Joyner
2 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
3 Customary Length 12 inches in a foot, 3 feet in a yard, A yard is 36 inches,That’s not very hard.5,280 feet in a mile,When it comes to me,Measuring lengthI know this stuffAnd SMILE!
4 Radius and Diameter Rhyme Hey diddle diddleRadius is to the middleBut look who’s boss?Diameter’s all the way across
5 Remember Your Triangles Two sides equal, one side not,Isosceles is what you’ve got.No sides equal, that’s what I mean,You’ve got a triangle we call scalene.If your triangle forms an LThat’s out of sight!Then your triangle is called a right.Last of all when all the sides are the same,Equilateral’s the name of the game.
6 Sung to the tune of “Row, Row, Row Your Boat” Rock Cycle SongSung to the tune of “Row, Row, Row Your Boat”SEDIMENTARY rockHas been formed in layersOften found near water sourcesWith fossils from decayersThen there’s IGNEOUS rockHere since Earth was bornMolten L\lava, cooled and hardenedThat’s how it is formed.These two types of rocksCan also be transformedWith pressure, heat, and chemicalsMETAMORPHIC they’ll become.
7 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 MeridianSplit 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, archaeologyGeography, psychology, sociology.People, places, things and ideas,That’s what Social Studies is.By Jacquie Eaton
8 (sung to the tune of Three Blind Mice) Three Branches Song(sung to the tune of Three Blind Mice)Three branches, Three branchesSee how they work, See how they workThe legislative branch makes all the lawsThe Executive branch carries them out,The Judicial branch makes sure they’re obeyedThree branchesFrom Mailbox Magazine
9 7 Continents Rhyme To learn the seven continents Think the letter A Then when you’re down to only oneAn E will save the day,There’s Africa, Antarctica, Australia, Asia too,Between them flow the oceans with their water deep and blue.And then there’s two AmericasNorth and South you seeNow we’re down to only oneEurope starts with E.