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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

flag football

Today Room 8 went to football we learnt how to pass and catch . The way to pass is that you put your pointer finger of the white line and the other fingers on the laces . The way to catch is to make a diamond with your fingers and catch the ball .
      

Monday, November 5, 2018

Text to text screencastify


Flat Stanley is a story about a boy that is flat and he stops crime . Charlie and the chocolate factory  is a story of a boy that goes to a chocolate factory. 

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Holiday 1

WDay one of four 

Today we diveed all the way from auckland toTaupō. It was a really long journey down but we still got lots to go . 

Fisrtliy, we got up in the morning then started to clean up the house we disentangle clean for that long so that we could leave early. 

Secondly, we started to pack the car we made some  space because we were going to take the dog to my grand perents hous. At last we finely hoped into the car. 


Thirdly 

Friday, September 21, 2018

Tuakana Teina

WALT:learn from each other and to teach each other .

 Yesterday,Room 8 made earthquake houses. The idea was to make a house that would be able to withstand an  earthquake .

 Firstly,  Room 8 went down to Room 3 . In  Room 3 Room 8,Room 5 and Room 3 did a safety talk with Miss Gormaly . Then we got split into groups of 3 . We had  one Room 8 one Room 3 and one Room 5 student in each group  .

Secondly , I had to go to kapa haka so my group didn't know so well what  I did so they teamed up with some girls and did their plan .

Thirdly,  when  I got back from kapa haka I saw  that they had focused on making it pretty, not to work properly ! So I upgraded  it a little so it would work a little  better to be earthquake proof  so we might win the competition .     

Boxing feedback



Boxing feedback
WALT:learning how to box using the 3 commandments
Respect, I will have respect for myself my pears my teacher and my couch .
Discipline, I will have Discipline by showing up to every practice
Safety, I will not cause harm to others and only practice boxing in a safe environment under the guidance of a coach.
I felt hot and really really happy !







I really think it would be cool if they come back

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Chatterbox

Chatterbox


 
WALT:write a recount on making a chatterbox

Wow, today Room 8  made chatterboxes ! I felt super curious when Ms Bracey tore out about 21 pages from a magazine it felt as if we were going to do some art .

Firstly,we passed the paper around the class and we all took one .Next we folded some of the paper in to a big triangle and we were left with a oblong [rectangle] .We cut the oblong off the paper.

Secondly, room 8 folded it into quarters the we flipped the square upside down and folded that side into quarters .

Finally, we had a chatterbox.  My one looked really cool because all of my corners were creased really well .     

Monday, September 17, 2018

Magic snow


Magic snow

WALT: A science  experiment with polymer to write a recount from  the experiment .

Fantastic,magic snow on  the cold morning of Wednesday Room 8 was preparing for a snow experiment in the class . I felt super duper excited to touch fake snow .   

Firstly, The students of Room 8 were split into groups of six and were given a brush,some water,a container and a packet of magic snow  . We  were all nervous because we didn't know what would happen .

Secondly, we opened the packet of magic snow and we saw powder . We tipped the powder in the container and  poured the water in . It started to swell like a itchy bit after you scratch it !

Finally, we learnt that the powder was actually polymer.
Nappies have polymer in them. We made it into snowballs, sandcastles and snowmen.  It was extremely fun experiment !