Friday, 15 September 2017

About the Elections 2017


WALT : Understand what the Elections are all about

This year is an Election year in New Zealand. So this week we are learning about the Elections and what they are all about. I think I now have a better understanding about the Elections.

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Ratio and Proportions - Word Problems

 For this week, our WALT is : We are learning to explain or show the steps we took to solve each problem. My thoughts on this week's learning is that I thought bit of the word problems were hard and quite easy to figure out. But I think that I now have a better understanding at solving Ratio and Proportion Word Problems now than I was before.

Multiplication Pyramid 2017

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Solar System Diagram

This is the diagram I created, the sun placed in the left hand side corner. The Maori name for the sun is Ra. After the Sun is, Mercury which in Maori is Whiro. After Mercury is Venus and Mars which is Kopu and Matawhero. The last four are Jupiter, Uranus, Neptune and Saturn which in Maori are : Kopunui, Rangipo, Tangaroa and Parearau.

Saturday, 9 September 2017

Eye Spy

WALT : Identify features of a non-fiction text
This week for Literacy, We are focusing on the Solar system and Stars. Our WALT is to Identify features of a non-fiction text, which means that we are learning to identify meaning name features of a non-fiction text. After answering the follow up questions, we had a create task which was to create a Solar System diagram. The Solar System diagram has to show our Solar System using names in Maori and English.