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Monday, 14 August 2017

Flex Tangle A3

This week for maths we did Flex Tangle this is my A3 flex tangle, It was fun making it because it was challenge and the hard thing about it was folding it. It was hard at first but I got the hang of it. The thing I need to work on is my folding and colouring.  

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Jim Hines - DLO

For inquiry we had to create a DLO about a famous quote and person who made history. I chose Jim Hines because I enjoy running I think running 100 meters under 10 seconds is incredible.

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

A Or An

Today we were learning when to use a and when to use an before a word. If a word begins with a vowel ( a e i o u) or a silent h (eg - hour), we use an. we use a for all other words this DLO shows the shows you when to use a or an, I added picture to show more about a or an.

Sunday, 6 August 2017

2 Words... 1 Minutes

happy is a word that I like to use when i'm better like when I went to rainbow end it was great and I had lots of fun that made me happy but when I go on the roller coaster it made me scar at first but I got the hang of it once I got the hang of it I went over and over but the one that make me happening the most is the bamping car it’s fun because it feel like i'm driving a car it also feels great when i'm crashing into people it like i'm the evil driver but it feels great that makes me happy the most.

Our challenge today was to write our idea so that they make sense. We had only 4 minutes to do this in and i minute to check our writing. Our task was called 2 words 1 minutes' We had to chose 1 of the words then power write for 1 minute, count our words, carry on for 2 more minutes, counts our words, then finished with I more minute. It was fun and I enjoyed it, but was was hard checking it.

Thursday, 3 August 2017

Winter Learning Journey


Today at assembly we had a special guest her name was Rachel, she came to congratulate us because we did the winter learning journey in the holidays. Their were lot's of students that did the winter leaning journey and there were 6 winners, The 6 winners are the people that came 1st 2nd and 3rd they did more comments and blog post than others. The first 2 students are Ohs Hen and Daniel, At second place we had Alex and AJ and third place Ofa and Eric and they also got prize's. I want to thank Rachel for coming to our school and congratulating us.   

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Let me Tell you something about..."

Let me tell you something about lunchtime at PBS. When the bell rings everyone rushes like wild animals chasing its prey, When they get to their lunch they eat their sandwiches so fast, it’s like the speed of light. Once they finish they sprint down the stairs like baby gorillas, They all race to the four square grid just to play a game of handball, Once they get there, they wait for the person with the ball. If the person with the ball is not there yet they wait but same of the players play master. The people playing master shoot so fast you can hear “yay” every time. The younger students run around with lots of energy, they run like wild foxes. They’re like superheroes with lots of energy, because they don’t ever get tired of running. The person with the hand ball gets to the courts and every player runs to the line waiting to play, We can hear loud shouting and screaming, If the winner win’s they shout,  “Yahoo! I Win! I Win! I’m King!” The loser always replies by saying, “I’m going to get you out because you got me out!” or “I’m the real King, haha!”. But once the bell rings everyone still wanted to play so they keep playing for a few moments until the teacher tells them to go to class.

For today’s writing we had to partner up with the person were sitting next to, my partner was Joshua W. We did writing for 4 minutes, once the 4 minutes up we had to proofread it to each other, Joshua read my writing and his feedback was not to use got and get too much, He also told me to use more powerful words to make my describing clear. I tried to use language feature so we can hook in our reader.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

10 Fraction Questions


      1. 85 people from PBS went to a Warriors game. ⅕ of them got to meet the players. How many people didn’t get to meet the warriors?  
       
      1. In Thailand there were 80  boats parked along the shores ¼ of them sailed away to find fish. How many of them stayed?
              
      1. 24 students went to the shop and ¼ came back to school. How many people stayed at the shop.

      1. 45 people went and played handball. ⅕ of them went to have something to eat. How many of them are left playing handball?

      1. 28 People from PBS were given a piece of pizza. 1/7 did not eat any. How many people did not eat any pizza?

      1. 36 people went to the NBA finals. ¼ did not get picked to play in the finals. How many people went to the NBA finals?

      1. Freeman had 300 pens he had to share ½. How many does he have know?

      1. Affonso had 18 pieces of pizza. He had to share with 7/9 of his pizza with others. How many pieces does he have left?

      1. They are 500 apples Josh had to pick 2/4 of the apples off the trees. How many are still on the trees?

      1. P.B.S got 1000 bananas they had to share 4/8 with other schools. How many do they have now?


    Today our group collaborated to create some fraction word problems for our friends to solve. It helped us think about the strategies we use for finding fractions of whole numbers, and it will help them practise their strategies when they find the answers.