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Friday, 15 September 2017

Technology - Food Tech

On Monday for food tech I made this delicious meal, which was a warm potato salad with  sausages. I really enjoyed this meal, and thought it tasted extremely good because it had so much flavor in it. As I was making this it reminded me of cooking at home, because I have also made something similar to this meal too. Thank you very much Mrs Heka for choosing to make this yum meal for food tech.

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

How to get along with your classmates

WALT - write an explanation
Success Criteria
  • I can use expensive vocabulary
  • I must have grammatically correct sentences
  • I can organise my ideas into paragraphs
  • I must use punctuation correctly
  • I must have a topic sentence for each paragraph
  • I must include a brief on the topic in my introduction
  • I can edit my work carefully

How to get along with your classmates

Classmates are not always easy to get along with. At times you may feel as if you just want to fight or say nasty words to a particular person or group of people. However there are ways which may take a while in order for you to get along with your classmates and have a good friendship.

Telling them how you feel about hating each other. This might help because after all you could be fighting until the end of the school year. By the time it is over you will probably feel exhausted and out of energy to fight back at the person with whom you don’t get along. As a result trying this out could just make you best friends again.

Avoiding each other and not trying to annoy one another especially during class. Doing this in class and outside for a couple of days or even a week could just give you both a chance to be friends again. At first the result might not be as good as you want it to be, but it’s definitely worth a try. After all you will then have the time to think about what you have done and what you can do to fix your friendship.

Helping each other out whether it be during class or outside is one way to improve your friendship. If one day your enemy is struggling in class with their work or they had an accident outside while playing, helping them out would be good because you will both start communicating and getting along which is what you want, unless you want to stay enemies forever.

These are just some simple ways  for you to get along with your classmates. Even though it may be challenging at first, taking your time and waiting for the perfect time to do these thing may just even put a smile back on your face as well as your classmates.

Saturday, 29 July 2017

Adding and Subtracting Decimals

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Today I have been  adding and subtracting decimals. I was given different numbers to subtract, and I had to try my best to get the correct answer so that it would match the number sentence. As I was doing this, I found it easy because I was able to answer most of the questions. When I completed this work I managed to get 68/100 which to me was okay, since it was my first time. Next time I do this activity I will be aiming at getting 100/100.

Friday, 28 July 2017

Simple Machines

Jenascia 26/07/17

Simple Machine Activity

Activity 1
List 10 electrical appliances we use in our everyday life.
- Toaster
- Microwave
- Refrigerator
- Vacuum
- Kettle
- Television
- Blender
- Washing machine/ dryer
- Oven/stove

Activity 2
How would our lives be different without electricity?
Well if there was no electricity we would miss out on a lot of things and we wouldn’t be able to do things we normally do on a regular basis. It would also be difficult to cope knowing that you wouldn’t be able to cook food, wash clothes and have strong light during the night.

Activity 3
What sort of activities would be impossible without electricity?
If there was no electricity we would miss out on a lot of activities. Some of those activities include not going online, cooking food, watching television, washing clothes and much more

Activity 4
Where does New Zealand get its electricity from?
New Zealand gets its electricity from energy sources such as hydropower and wind energy.

Activity 5
Why is burning fossil fuels to generate electricity a problem?
When fossil fuels are burned it releases carbon dioxide into the air which can cause a major problem especially to people because it can cause

Activity 6
How can we get electricity without harming the planet?
By solar powers , hydropowers and geothermal power .



Saturday, 8 July 2017

Winter Learning Journey/ Activity 2

Activites

1. In Auckland there are not only things for adults to do but also children. A day out at Auckland Zoo where little kids can enjoy themselves by seeing all the animals it has to offer.

2. In the North Island, You are most likely to see all the beautiful beaches which you can enjoy after a long day. Not forgetting about the amazing view.

3. The biggest landmark here, which isn't hard to see from mission bay is Rangitoto Island. This Island can be seen from all over the city. You can also walk all the way to the top where you will see an awesome view of the whole Auckland.

4. The Most common theme park here is Rainbows End. With so many rides and things to do you will never want to leave.

5. In Auckland there are some very big parks with plenty of space for running around, having fun or going for walks to get some fresh air.

Winter Learning Journey / Activity 1 Pure New Zealand

                                                           Facts
1. New Zealand is a country made up of all different cultures. About 4.4 million people here are known to be New Zealanders or Kiwis. The other 69% from european descent, 14.6% are original Maori , 9.2% are asian and the remaining 6.9% non Maori pacific islanders which include people from Tonga,Samoa,Fiji, and so on.

2. Alot of New Zealanders have advanced a passion for the outdoors. There is so much coastline here so obviously people would love the water. It is also said that many kiwis actually have there own boat. Having one will allow you to enjoy the water as much as you can with activities such as yachting, kayaking, windsurfing and many more.

3. New Zealand is also a country that takes rugby/football to the next level, being the most popular sport here. The All Blacks (New Zealand Rugby Team) were known for winning the most recent rugby world cup.