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Saturday, 31 December 2016

Week 1 day 5 Bonus activity

For this activity I had to use my imagination to write a story, but if I wanted full points it would have to be 8-10 sentences long using one of the beginners.

The spaceship was out of control and only one person could save us Banana man! as he quickly grasped the situation we all stared in awe as he turned the spaceship from the outside using his banana strength. Later we arrived at our destination, Mars! And as soon as we hopped off banana man waved us goodbye as he took off leaving the nice scent of a banana smoothie behind. When we got paid for delivering the supplies we headed home to see if there was anything to eat, Later at the dinner table: 'Well as good as you soup seems I'd rather eat something else takeaways?' said Mark 'No! I spent all this time making this soup for you to eat and now you don't want it?' his friend Nancy snapped back but Mark calmly replied 'Well you said it was a 5 star rated one so I wanted it... but now I know it is 5 star rated, -5 star rated' and then he started to laugh, and Nancy just lifted up the soup pot and.... Chucked it over Marks head.

Week 1 day 5 activity 2

For this activity I had to choose out of 3 books (Matilda,Hunger games catching fire and diary of a wimpy kid the ugly truth)

Out of all of these books I would recommend the Hunger games because it's about a girl named Katniss who 's father died in an mine explosion and she had t provide for her mother and younger sister, but also because the 2 next sequels are good as well.

Week 1 day 5 activity 1

For this activity I had to recommend a book to curious kiwi.

The book I chose is called Magnus chase and the sword of summer.
The author of this book is Rick Riordan
This book is about a teenager called Magnus chase who is the son of the Norse god Frey, he lived on the streets until he broke into his uncle's house where his uncle explains what happened the night his mum died. then Randolph takes Magnus to find the sword of summer the one thing destined to cut the Fenris wolf's bonds will he stop Ragnarok from coming or will the world be destroyed?

Week 1 day 4 bonus activity

For this activity I had to use this website to make one of these (Down) but the website didn't work for me so I just used Google drawings.

Friday, 30 December 2016

Week 1 day 4 activity 2

For this activity I had to wright down items I would take if I was going to the country I chose but I could only take a limited amount.

1. T-Shirt
2. *Raincoat
3. *Woolly jacket
4. *Windbreaker
5. *Beanie
6. *Thick Socks
7. Tooth brush
8. Tooth paste
9. Wallet
10. Souvenir from home (If homesick)

Week 1 day 4 activity 1

For this activity I had to go onto this website: http://www.accuweather.com and see what the weather would be like in the next five days in London.

Day 1: Cloudy and sunny(Day) Low clouds (Night)
Day 2: Some rain(Day) Cloudy with some rain (Night)
Day 3: Some morning showers(Day) Partly cloudy (Night)
Day 4: Clouds and sun (Day) Areas of low clouds (Night)
Day 5: More Cloud and sun (Day) Low clouds (Night)
(This information is predicted using technology and sometimes it is not correct)
I mostly changed words with other words that had the same meaning to make sure it wasn't plagiarism.

Week 1 day 3 bonus activity

For this activity I had to convert money using this website: http://www.xe.com/currencyconverter/ to see how much money in New Zealand dollars overseas money is converted into for flights:

Canberra, Australia-$826-New Zealand-$857
Tokyo, Japan-$147,172-New Zealand-$1,813
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-$7182-New Zealand-$2,300
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates-$7219-New Zealand-$2,823
Cape Town, South Africa-$27,296-New Zealand-$2,880
Berlin, Germany-$2,182-New Zealand-$3,290
London, England-$1,442-New Zealand-$2,539
Santiago, Chile-$1,582,030-New Zealand-$3,410
Mexico City, Mexico-$90,664-New Zealand-$6,295
Ottawa, Canada-$2,064-New Zealand-$2,196

Week 1 day 3 activity 2

For this activity I had to make an airline logo and write some things about the airline.

I called the airline that I made Speedy Airlines because as you can see in the logo it's an hour glass signifying time so the motto of the airline is "We'll get you there in no time".

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Week 1 day 3 activity 1

For this activity I had to find out 3 facts for safety on an airplane.

These are my facts:
1. When you are seated you have to put on your seat belt and if you want to get off of your seat just lift the lever.
2. If in an emergency place your head onto the seat in front of you and keep your legs still and put your arms on top of them, and if there is no seat in front of you or if it's too far away put one hand on top of each other on top of your head and lean down so your elbows are on either side of your legs and make sure your feet are put firmly on the floor.
3. If something happens then oxygen masks will come down and place them on top of your nose and mouth and adjust for a proper fit, even if it doesn't inflate oxygen will still come out.

Week one day two bonus activity

For this activity I had to find out 2 places I would go to if I went to Wellington.

Here are my 2 choices:
1. I would go to the Zoo,
2. I would also go to the great war exhibition.

Holiday reading challenge day 2 activity 2

For this activity I had to say my opinion on whether or not bull fighting should be allowed in Spain.

I think it shouldn't be allowed because they probably are kept in cages and annoyed by people so they are angry when in the bull ring, also the bull fighters can also be injured.

Saturday, 24 December 2016

Holiday reading challenge day 2 activity 1

For this task I had to find these 5 things about my country that I chose.

  1. The name of the capital city is London
  2. The population of the capital city is approximately 8.674 million
  3. In January, the weather in the capital city is usually rainy
  4. The capital city is located in the southern part of the country.
  5. The language most commonly spoken in the capital city is English,

Thursday, 22 December 2016

Holiday reading challenge day 1 bonus activity

For this activity I had to write a letter to a friend or family member I chose was my friend Jack

Hi Jack
I'm going to England because it's where the Queen lives do you want to come too? we can see the Big Ben and the Buckingham palace and maybe some Beefeaters.

Summer learning journey day 1 activity 2

For this task I had to research about the country I chose and then find 3 interesting facts about it.

Fact 1: England is 74 times smaller than USA
Fact 2: England is the most populated country in the UK
Fact 3: The most popular sport in England is Football (Soccer)

Sunday, 18 December 2016

Summer learning journey Day 1 activity 1

For this task I had to choose a country and then write at least 2 reasons on why we chose it.

I chose England and my 2 reasons are:
It's where the Queen lives
And I haven't been there before

Thursday, 15 December 2016

Tables conga

For this I did my 8 times tables.

Tables conga

For this I did my 7 times tables and it was funny because I was about to be caught by the virus when I got the last number (70) so it came up that I failed and won at the same time.

Blog comment

This is my comment on jack's blog.

Geometry

This is my maths work I had to do for it I had to draw shapes and colour with pastel, This is my finished product.

Narrative writing

Stranded
All Sam remembered was the fall and then the sudden stop as he hit a tree and blacked out. When he woke up he realised they were stranded.

‘This is your captain speaking we are scheduled to land in London in 12 hours so have a pleasant flight’
‘Aah! Jeez these recliner chairs are bliss.’ ‘I know what you’re talking about mate’ said the man next to him who said his name was Michael and good naturedly he had answered with his name (which was Sam.) and as the flight went on they became more and more talkative while other passengers just kept to themselves, but while the two men were talking a sudden noise made all of the passenger’s jolt and panic. Even though the flight attendant was trying to calm them all down which happened eventually was quickly erupted as an explosion came from the right wing and as the plane started to fall he was ripped out and his vision went blurry for the wind was going straight into his eyes but he stubbornly kept his eyes open and he saw the tree, the ground and the bodies. Every instinct he had was shouting at him to close his eyes and hold his nose for the stench of burnt flesh was overpowering, but he kept his eyes open and didn’t hold his nose because his whole body was just stuck in place and frozen in fear for he could see the insides of most of the people who were on the ground, and now he saw the ground even closer and the tree right in front of him.



‘Oi I found someone!’ shouted a voice he knew ‘Bring em’ here if it’s alive’ came a faraway voice ‘Oh it’s Sam!’ and as Sam opened his eye’s he realised that the person who had found him was Michael ‘He tried to say thank you after Michael poured coconut water into his mouth but all that came out was a hoarse whisper but somehow he had understood and said ‘It’s ok rest your voice you can thank me later’ and with that he slung Sam over his shoulder which was surprising because Michael seemed quite scrawny, but Sam thought to himself “He’s saving me so I don’t care”. After approximately 2 minutes of walking they reached a clearing where five other people were crowded together arguing; ‘I’m not building the shelter, I’m the one who got food!’ ‘Well I’m not doing it because I made the water purifier’ and so on, so Sam just said ‘I’m a builder’ and as soon as he said it there came silence but then came ‘He should do it then!’ and all of the other’s gave their opinion about if Sam should do it straight away or wait for him to heal first, but the majority said that he should get it done straight away so he started to build it only to pass out because of the pain. The most of others were angry at him because they wanted to sleep in a place where the bugs couldn’t get to them only to have the other’s tell them it wouldn’t be different even if Sam made the shelter because the bugs could go through the cracks. When Sam woke up he found that he was sleeping under a tree with the other’s sitting around a fire and chatting, and as soon as they saw him get up they ushered him to join them and they all introduced themselves, their names were Aron, Emily, Xin, Jennifer, Michael and Jack and when he ate some breakfast that Michael had supplied which was Wild Boar that Xin had cooked and it was more of a dinner than a breakfast too. So when he had finished Sam found some hammer’s and some other building tools and set off to work, 2.5 hours later he had finished and all the others had gotten back from their jobs and were doing and admired the hut.


When it turned night everyone came inside to find bed bunks and leaves a mattress there was even a little stove inside underneath the chimney plus they got dinner because everyone had caught food  such as ; 2 rabbits, 4 birds, 1 pig, 1 deer and 10 crabs. Xin cooked it all up and then they feasted and when their stomachs were finally full they saved the food and Michael announced that all of the others would have to collect food and water so then Sam could build a boat and paddles with wood from the hut and they could sail away. By the time he woke up it was around 12:30 he thought and the others were all out already stocking up food and water so Michael started the boat and paddles.
5 hours later the hut was no more and there was a boat on the sand with paddles and food inside it and lifted it to the shore now they would farewell the island and welcome the everlasting sea.

5 days of sailing later their food supply was running out and they had already ran out of normal water so they resorted to drinking seawater, but as they were about to lose hope they saw Boats, Harbors and Land so then with all of their strength they paddled to the country, they laughed with joy as they were no longer away from civilisation.

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Inquiry drawing

For this activity I had to draw the plane that I chose and label parts of it the plane that I chose was the Boeing 747-800.

Monday, 12 December 2016

Connections

This is my work on finding connection between these pilots, my LI's are to make connections with prior knowledge and to gather information across texts to form an opinion.

Friday, 9 December 2016

Pairs 21

In this maths game I had to click on boxes and remember what number was in them so later on I could see the number that, added onto my number I remembered would make 21.

Tables conga maths

This is my tables conga maths I had to run around in this little box area using my arrow keys and find number's that were in the 7's times table.

Blog comment

This is my blog comment I did on jack's blog.

Narrative planner

This is my writing narrative planner.

Key Word summary

747

Read the text and record key words/phrases that answer these questions:

Who?
Designed by Joe sutter

What?
Jumbo jet, Cargo plane, The top speed of the 747-400 is 988

Where?
The Boeing HQ is in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

When?
It was first introduced in 1989,

Why?
To take people on flights and to take cargo,

How?
The 747-800 uses approximately 1 gallon of fuel every second.

Explain the topic in 25 words or less:

The
747
is
a
big
cargo
plane
that
can
also
take
passenger’s
, it
takes
alot
of
fuel
the
creator’s
of
this
plane
are
Boeing

This is my work for Reading in which I had to to go on different websites and find information. 

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Geometry



Item
Faces
Edges
Vertices
Cube chair
6
12
8
Lock
6
12
8
Meccano mini wheel
3
2
0
Netbook cupboard
8
6
12
Clock
3
2
0
Place Value Cubes
6
12
8
Tissue box
6
8
8
Triangle
5
6
6
Pick-up-sticks container
3
4
0
Domino
6
12
8
Small whiteboard
6
24
32
For this task I had to go around the classroom and find things that were 3 Dimensional and put them down on this table and then I had to see how many Faces, Edges and Vertices. My LI's are to investigate 2 Dimensional and 3 Dimensional shapes and to understand Flip, Slide and Turn.

Friday, 2 December 2016

Blog Comment

This is my blog comment that I did on Abdurrahim's blog, If you want to see his blog here's the link: Blog link

Timeline

This is my work on the Wright Brother's and Richard Pearse, I couldn't find how far Richard Pearse flew or the Wright brother's. My LI's are to scan for key information and to skim texts for general ideas. This here says that Richard Pearse flew first but people disagree and say that it was not a proper flight.

Conclusion: Aviator

Jean Batten


Jean batten was born in Rotorua, New Zealand. She is famous for travelling from Australia to England and many more different places to another, By the late 1930s she had received lots of awards, but she stopped flying and became reclusive. She was born in September 15, 1909 and died in November 22, 1982.

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Travel Measurement

FromTommcmMkmThumbs(Width)Thumbs(Length)
Panmure BridgeShang hai939800000093980000093980009,39885441566
Shang haiSydny816100000081610000081610008,16174197035
SydneyWhite house23148000000231480000023148000231482104419955
White houseRainbow's end26048000000260480000026048000260482368022455
Rainbow's endTaj Mahal1.27E+101.27E+0912684000126841153110934
This is my maths work in which I had to choose a place on the world map and then choose another place and measure how far the distance was. My LI's are to understand units of measurement and to investigate units of measurement.

Common Craft Video



This is the common craft video I made with Miki. 

Friday, 25 November 2016

Biography

Jean Batten Biography

Name:
  • Jean Batten

Date of Birth:
  • 1909

Place of Birth:
  • Rotorua (New Zealand)

Achievements:

  1. England - Australia (14 days, 23 hours, 25 minutes)
  2. Australia- England
  3. England - Argentina

Other information:

  • By The late 1930’s she had received many honours and was a celebrity until she stopped flying and became reclusive.

Friday, 18 November 2016

Blog comment

This is the blog comment I did on Jack's blog.

Tables conga

For this I did my 8 times tables.

Tables Conga

For this I did my 7 times tables.

Rockets

This is the work on rockets that me and Aung Naing did, for it we had to make rockets and test them out both times.