Monday, 31 December 2018

Protecting Our Own | Day 2 Week 4

On your blog, tell us how you would feel about going ziplining in Rotorua. Try to use some descriptive words (adjectives) and action words (verbs) in your post!.

I will be so scared because when I am on a roller coaster ride when we go down but it will be fun but scary at the same time. }
On your blog list 10 veggies, fruits, or herbs that you would plant in your garden.

Strawberry, Banana, Apples, Mango,Orange, Pear, Grapes, Peaches, Plum and Watermelon. On your blog, tell us which project you find most interesting and why..
The forest in Tajikintan because they help destroy food that can theraned or harm humans. Here is the link

In these 3 activities I had to say how I feel if I went Zipline in Rarotonga, 10 vegetables or fruits that i'll like to grow in my garden and a project that I find interesting. My favorite one doing was Zipline because I can images me doing it and how I'll feel.

Sunday, 30 December 2018

Preserving the Past | Day 1 Activities Week 4

On your blog, list five interview questions that you would like to ask Dame Suzie Moncrieff.

Why do you love art? Who inspired you to be a artist? What creative things do you use? What type of art and sculpture do you make? What age did you start doing art and sculpting?
On your blog tell us whether, or not, you believe that taniwha exist. Be sure to explain to us why you feel this way.

It might be because there were big bubbles coming from the water and it looked like taniwha was coming closer to the boat because the water looked like it was coming closer. On your blog, write a poem that describes your feelings about travelling to Beijing, China..

I will be so scared but also happy because the bad thing about it I might want to go to Paris, France but the flight will be delayed that I can't go because the air pollution like the Smob won't be clear. The good thing is we get to have their delicious tasty food and their a festivals.

Here to Stay | Day 5 Activities Week 3

On your blog, share three new things that you learned about air pollution from this video.

Fact 1: Air pollution comes from Natural sources like: Gas, Smob and other things.
Fact 2: Toxic pollution comes out when a fire is going. It causes health problems like cancer.
Fact 3: Greenhouse Gas that makes Carbon Dioxide, Methane and Nitrous oxide which forms Air pollution that changes the climate change·

On your blog, tell us about five things that you like to do when it is too rainy to go outside.

Jump in the puddle
I would stay in the rain if I was having so much fun playing a sport.
You can take a picture in the rain.
You can swim in the outside door pools while it's raining.
Dance in the rain.
On your blog, write a short story about what happened when you opened the door and walked outside after the acid rain storm. To earn full points, you must write a story that is 8 – 10 sentences long. As I opened the door to go outside nearly everything was ruined. But on the floor it looked like Snow! We started making snowmen it looked cool. I tried going through the forest but it was muddy and the trees were broken. Everything didn't look the same. I started walking back home so I can tell them there's good thing she and bad things. They looked at the acid on the roof and on the ground. They were shocked! The end

Saturday, 29 December 2018

Like a Scene Out of a Movie | Day 4 Activities Week 3

Lamps shine
I love having lights
Hanging out with my friends at school
Teachers are fun
SKY brightness

On your blog, write a short summary of the book. What was it about? Try to summarise the story in 6-8 sentences.
Mitai was the youngest. Mitai brothers were strong but then they became weak. The names of the Matariki stars are called tupu- a-nuku, Tupu-a-rangi, Waiti,Waita, Waipuna-a-rangi and Ururangi.
 Matariki married a dangerous woman, but he found out that she is dangerous. Mitai and his brothers love going hunting. The fairy woman were dangerous.

On your blog, tell us what you see in the photo. What shape(s) do you see? Be sure to tell us which picture (1, 2 or 3) you have chosen and describe what you see in lots of detail!.
The first one is shaped as a tornado. The first one has lots of detail because it looks like water going around in a circle. One fact that I know for sure is. Clouds are water and sticky.

Taking Flight | Day 13 Week 3 Activities

Arctic Skua

Today in this activity I had to find a native bird I chose a Arctic Skua. On the site you had to donate for a bird I didn't donate but I did choose one, I chose this one because bearly people for this one, 53 votes and the other birds got higher votes. Arctic Skua bird lives in the North island of  New Zealand. pursues other seabirds until they regurgitate their food.

In this activity I had to say what super power I would have and I chose the Flash super power because I love to run. I showed a  photo of the flash and what he looks like.

In this activity I had to research finding facts about Dogs. I knew some facts about Dogs because they are my favorite animal. 

Friday, 28 December 2018

Weird and Wonderful | Day 2 Bonus Activity Week 1

Today in this activity I had to solve a Maths problem. Over one full year, how much water will you need to give your cactus plant? So I researched how many days are there in a year? I found out it was 365 days. Here is my working out! 365x3= 1095ml

The Air Up There | Day 2 Week 3 activities

On your blog type out the four ‘Un-believable Facts about Bumblebees’ and fill in the blanks for each one.

  1. The word ‘bumblebee’ is a compound word (bumble + bee). The word ‘bumble’ means awkward or confused.
  2. Bumblebees can fly very quickly. They can reach ground speeds of 1.1 kilometers per hour (km/h).
  3. Bumblebees can do more work and carry more pollen than other bees, including honeybees. In fact, they can do In a glasshouse one bumble bee can pollinate up to 450 flowers per hour times as much work as a normal honeybee.
  4. The number of bumblebees is declining in New Zealand due to a number of factors, including landscape, habitat loss, the mechanization of agriculture and extensive use of pesticides [insert any two causes of the declining number of bumblebees].
On your blog, tell us what you would put in your special sink.

I will put in the sink:
  • Beans
  • Carrot cake
  • raspberry chocolate

How long would it take to remove all the mould from the classroom? I think its.. 36 days because 5x7= 36.

This equation was hard because I didn't know what strategy to use, the times table idea popped up in my head and I couldn't think of anything else.

Activity 1: Togs or Trackies? | Day 1 Week 3

I think it's good to come in summer, December because it is very sunny, outside pools open and you can feel warm not cold.

List five different things that we can do to protect ourselves from the sun this summer!

  • Wear a sun hat
  • Wear sun screen
  • Drink a lot of water
  • Go to the pools
  • Relax in the sun 

Today I did all 3 activities in one blog post. It was hard doing the graph because I had to skim and scan to find the information I needed. 

Wasting Away | Day 5 Week 2

What do you think about this rule? Is it fair that people are charged up to $100 000 for overfishing? I think it isn't fair to pay 100,00 dollars that's kind of dumb.

Selwyn river
they clear out the yucky things out of the water.
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Waikato River
It was polluted, they cleaned it and now it's fresh and people can swim in the Waikato River.

  • Everyone can chip in money
Give 100 dollars every year from every house.
  • Pay 200,00 dollars each year.

Spectacular, Spectacular | Day 4 activity

I have choose not this image because it looks so fun and cool. I can also get over my fear of heights and it will be my first time going inside a helicopter. I will be scared because we might crash in the  mountain's or we may have to jump out of the plane and land in the  water, but the lucky me I can swim.

* Green pool
*Forest of bath *
*Smell of death
*Grassy place
*Thick Green pool

I chose death bath because I had an idea  from death bath too Forest death bath because it pop up in my head.

I think it's in the Philippines because the buildings look like the Philippines.

Activity 3: The Midnight Zone | Day 3 Week 2

The question asked How many adults and children will it take to move the giant squid into its new room at Te Papa? I think it will be 330+15+25+25+30+29+20+21= 495 kilometers. I think it will be 39 adults 6 kids. I used a paper to help me figure it out. I have earned 10 points.

Activity 2: A Local Delicacy | Day 3 Week 2

Today I made a DLO that had a recipe of Mash Potatoes that my family usually make. I had some yesterday last night and it taste good. I earned full points because I didn't use it from last night. I am not sure what the degree is for the stove  because I don't usually do that bit my family members do it. I attributed the image I used because it would have been copy right.

Activity 1: Night Owls | Day 3 Week 2

I always go to sleep at 10PM and wake up around 7 or 8 am.

  • My sister goes sleep earlier then most of us in the family, she wakes up at 6,7 or 8 am
  • My Dad usually stays on his phone till 10 and wakes up at 7 or 9
  • My Mum stays up till 10 but she wakes up around 4:30 am to go work, but when she doesn't go work  she wakes up around 6 or 7am.
    My 2 brothers stay up very late till 1 in the morning or 12 am. If they stay up late they wake up around 10 or 11 am, but if they sleep early they wake up at 9 or 8am.

    These is the times they go to sleep and what time they wake up. This is not my full family times because they have there own home or lives in Australia.

    Today in this activity I had to say the time of my family times they go sleep and wake up. This was a bit challenging. I have earned 4 points. I usually know what time they go sleep because when I wake up during the night I can hear my brother's talking to each other or to there friends. This was fun doing and I hope it  continues like this.

Activity 3: Stranger than Fiction |Day 2 Week 2

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Welwitschia Mirabilis

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White Baneberry

In this activity  I had to choose 2 names from the site on the weekly challenges. I choose Two trees out of the blue from Google. I added two photos of the names because I will only five more points so that means that I have 15 points which is the highest points I have seen so far.

Activity 2: Mighty Mangroves| Day 2 Week 2

Superman because he has fast movement and you can fly up in the sky. I chose  Superman because he popped up in my head.

In this activity I  had to choose someone that  was strong and I thought it was Superman because he popped up in my head. I have  earned 4 points.

Activity 1: Weaving a Tall Tale| Day 2 Week 2

I think it won't interest me because it may not turn out as I want it. It may be cool if you make those fans in summer.

Today in this activity was about being a mat designer, Baskets and ropes. It sounds cool but it may take a while. I have earned 4 points. 

Activity 3: Something Smells Fishy| Day 1 Week 2

Fish Fact #1: The oldest known fish in the world is a 65 year old Australian lungfish.
Fish Fact #2: Sharks are the only fish that have eyelids.
Fish Fact #3: Starfish are a type of fish.
Fish Fact #4: Fish communicate with each other by making low-pitched sounds (moans, hisses, etc)
Fish Fact #5: Fish usually swim together in groups called ‘classes.’

Today I had to answer questions that were false or true from the site. It was easy because I use a shortcut. I earned 10 points. I like this activity because I earned 10 points.

Activity 2: The Great Taupo Cycle Challenge | Day 1

My Mum,my Dad and my sister because we will so much fun as a family and we can spend time as a family, some of our family members love sports including me.

Today I have earned 4 points by saying who I'll go with to go taupo cycling, it also sounds cool. I think it will be scary at first but if we  train as a family it will be easier for us. This is one of my favorite activity to do so far. I am going to try and complete everything activity.

Activity 1: Surfs Up! Day 1

In this activity I had to take a picture of a sport that I did at Inter school and I placed 2nd place. I love doing long jump because all your doing is landing in the sand pit on your bum which is fun. I did this in December 2018. I earned 4 points. I have long legs that helps me have a longer distance, I am planning to try out next year at inter school.

Thursday, 27 December 2018

Activity 3: Going, going….gone Day 5

Life in New Zealand, we made history of our inventions that is sold around the world. Our country is Freedom and peaceful. It's a small country but inside it's big having 4 million and more people that lives here. In Auckland we have a bridge called the Auckland Harbor Bridge, also Sydney Harbor Bridge  is more popular than the Auckland Harbor Bridge. We have different Bridges but it's not well known but it still helps us leave from point A to point B.

I have created a paragraph about what's in New Zealand. I have said what is in New Zealand. This is my end of blogging from week 1 and moving onto week 2. I have earned 10 points.

Activity 2: Living on the Edge Day 5

Dear Friend,
it's freezing cold and I forgot to bring a blanket, warm clothes and puffy jacket. If you want to be freezing cold good luck. I was sad my favorite clothes got wet in the ice when I slipped over. My cookies was cold it wasn't warm.



Today in this activity I wrote a letter to my friend. Explain stuff that was cold cold. I got an extra points because I had dear and I did 5 sentences. I earned 10 points.

Activity 1: Towering Timbers Day 5

I think it's good for loggers to earn money and bigger space.
I think it isn't bad because some loggers have to cut down  trees the most animals Love to go around or climbing trees like monkeys do.

Today I does two arguments about what's good about being logger or what's not being good being logger. I think the argument I'll stuck with is both because one of the arguments that's good because some people are poor and they can  earn more money by cutting down trees. On the other side I think it's bad because of all the other animals and go around, have fun and also climb trees. I have earned 4 points.

Activity 3: Salt and Pepper Day 4

Today I created a DLO about where I would have my hotel and what material would I use to build it. Since I have earned 5 points.  I also got five more points because I did a extra-activity to create a hotel room, it was really easy because I love to sketch or Draw and it's easy to do. I labeled the drawings just in case it's confusing for you guys.

Activity 2: Pancakes and Maple Syrup? Day 4

Today I have created a DLO about my favorite food. This activity was about what one of our favorite food is and our recipe, which is M&M Cookies.  It was very easy to do because I knew what to do. I have earned 4 points.

Activity 1: More than Meets the Eye / Day 4

1. How long have you been climbing  mountains?
2. Who were inspired to climb mountains?
3. Why were you on the 5$ note?
4. How long did it take to climb the mountain?
5. Did you eat or drink anything when you were climbing the mountain?

Today I made a list of questions that I would ask Sir Edmund Hillary, it was hard thinking of questions that I'll ask him but different ideas came through my mind so I used those ideas that came in my mind. I have earned 4 points.

Activity 3: The WWF: World Wildlife Fund DAY 3

1) The name of the animal the WWF is working to save. Saimaa ringed seal

2) What the WWF is doing to help the animal. 
They make snow banks for the pups to be born on.

3) What, if any, success they have had protecting the animal.
They help endanger spices like that.

In this activity I had to  answer the questions by watching one of those videos. I have earned 10 points.

Activity 2: The Secretive Skink DAY 3

In this activity I had to list a pros and cons of being a ranger which is staff member. I have learnt by myself about what's good of a been a ranger and what's bad of being a ranger. In my opinion it may be scary at first but as I get trained over the years, months or weeks or get easier for me to be a ranger, so I think I will want to be a ranger. I have  earned 4 points.

Activity 1: Fantastic Beasts DAY 3

In this challenge I  had to imagine a Beast from the story. In my head I can imagine a tiger that could be a beast, it's a tiger but a different look that can find you, eat you, lives in a forest and also a Mountain, it can sense you, it doesn't sleep and can transform into another dangerous animal. This challenge was pretty hard to do because we had to create a beast, using words that comes to your mind which was hard doing.

Activity 2: Fabulous Ferns (day 12)

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New Zealand women's cricket team/uniform
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New Zealand's black Ferns women's rugby team/ uniform
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Silver Ferns New Zealand team (Netball)/ uniform

Today I have completed this challenge of finding teams with ferns in it. Most of them were New Zealand. In this challenge I have to choose what uniform I like the most, the uniform I like the most is the netball uniform because I love netball and the uniform looks pretty cool. Since I have completed this challenge I have earned 4 points.

Activity 1: Giants Among Us (day 2)

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In this challenge we need to explain if we would want to visit the Tane Mahuta tree. I don't want to visit it because it is going to be a long way to visit. I don't know the meaning of the tree. I have earned 4 points...

Digital Footprint Week 1 Ice, Ice Baby (day 1)

Today I created a DLO about digital footprint. This was very fun to do because I have created and did this in 2016. We have learnt how to be safe online using our Chromebook. I did an example of another picture that has different sites that people use.. I have earned 10 points..

Monday, 17 December 2018

North South.. Activity 2 (day 1)

My home town is Auckland, New Zealand. 
In Penrose we had a church and we also had this music area near my house. That is popular today and known as a Arena for: Rugby, Touch and there is a music area near there.

Today I have earned another 4 points. When I was 1 my home town was in Penrose road. I still live in Penrose but its not near my old house. One of the specials things in Penrose is the church. Its where a lot of people can come together and pray about our god. This activity is very easy to do because its something that I remember. 

Summer Learning Journey Day 1

13. The Auckland City Sky Tower is the tallest freestanding structure in the Southern Hemisphere at 328 meters high.

9. New Zealand is one of the world’s least populated countries with over 4 million populations.

12. When in New Zealand, you must drive on the left side of the road.

Today I have just started my first Activity for the Summer Learning Journey. I chose these 3 facts because they were pretty interesting and I was just guessing any fact. One of the facts that is very interesting. I have earned 4 points

5 City of Scales Matrix

This week I have being researching and finding facts on differents tasks on the 5 city of Scales. It was kind of hard but mostly easy because some of the task were pretty easy to do and I got some help from my friend. My favorite one doing was the touch and Netball one because I already had some photos and I had lots of ideas .. it was also my first task completed. 

Collaborative Journey

Last week I worked together with Fui. We did the something as who am I? but different we did Where am I? Which meant we had to find the name of the places. It was pretty hard but I used this site on google called Image Search. It took me straight to the place or person from using a photo and a person. It was pretty hard in the start but then it got easier once we were close to finishing. 

Who Am I?

This week and Last week I have being working together with Nyjah a google slide finding the names of the photos that was put on a slide. There were 10 people on each slide. Me and Nyjah worked very well and finished today. It was hard finding the names but as I used my researching skills it made it easier for me.

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Jet Boat


Today we did a team challenge which included only 4 people in a group. Our topic that we researched about was a famous kiwi inventor. As a group Nyjah, Magenta and Joel and we agreed on the same inventor which was Bill Hamiltion. We created a DLO to show how Bill Hamiltion created the first Jet Boat. The first Jet Boat was created after Bill Hamiltion last name. We created our own characters to show a conversation between a reporter and Bill Hamilton. 

Monday, 10 December 2018

Victorian Times

Last week I worked together with Nyjah. We researched information about what is life in Queen Victorians land. Most people are poor but a little bit of people are rich. I learnt that Queen Victoria had a private school with a teacher that taught her English and German because her dad was English and her mum spoke German. She became Queen at the age of 18 years old after her fathers death.

Friday, 7 December 2018

Sports Leader Script 2018

Today in the afternoon I presented my Sports Leader Script for 2019.. We went into a line and it was the order of the people slides on the google slides. I was very nervous during my speech mostly in the  start.... I need to work on.. Making sure I don't skip some of the lines because some of the lines didn't make sense and I was to nervous so I skipped it. At the end of my Speech I took a breath because I was really tired from saying the speech.. I really want to win for Sports Leader for 2019. Some people believed I could become a great leader but some said I won't make a change.. Which I am going to proof them wrong if I do or not make it I will prove them wrong.. 

Friday, 30 November 2018


This week we have being drawing Medals that can be awarded to a Solider that was in the Maori Pioneer. This solders name is called Thomas Lander Clark but in the war it is Trooper. I added different designs on the medal. I added poppies, Gun and a New Zealand fern. This would be a great reward for different solders including Thomas Lander Clark. 

Kiwi Sport

Yesterday at Boxing we were learning more combs and different skills. My partner at Boxing was Mele. We worked very well and I learnt a lot from Mele. This was really fun and easy because I am use to the combs that we usually learn in most sessions. Next week is our last session of Boxing. Mrs Paxs said we are going to do a Boxing Session that is usually in a Gym.

Tech/ Colour Theory

This week at Graphics we were colouring logos from google and tracing it on our screen. Before we did that we did tracing we were working on a DLO that had 2 squares but one inside the square. We chose 3 colours for each square and the background as a different color. The back round colour had to be primary colours. My favorite drawing was the second drawing because I added a lot of detail and colours were a Complementary, (Opposite colours). The colours and detail. The colours I used was Dark Green, Light Green, Blue, Dark Blue and Orange. This is our last session of Graphics and Tech for this term. Thank you Mrs Ferguson for being a creative and funny teacher and teaching us a lot about shapes and different designs.