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Thursday, 23 November 2017

Fire safety



We have been focusing on emergency serveries for inquiry. Being fire safety is very important. You always need to be careful with fire. If you have a lighter or matches always give them to an adult. It takes 1 minute for a whole house to catch fire.

Firestation visit


Our foucs has been emergency services for inquiry. On Tuesday we visited the Mt Wellington fire station. The firefighters spoke to us about how they solve fire emergencys and car crash emergency's. I enjoyed watching whats in the fire truck and when they cuted a car inpart. 

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Maths-Screencastfiy


For maths we have been focusing on the correct startgey to use for our maths equations. Savelina,Javeylor and I made a DLO and used screeencastfiy to show the stargey and how we did it. This was easy because we have done something similar like this before using screencastify. 

Learning to Motivate



We are learning about leadership as next year Y7 will be our school leaders. Today we looked at what motivation means. We then worked collaboratively to create role plays to help us see what motivating others looks like, so we can learn to motivate others. 

Friday, 17 November 2017

Helicopter and Police men



For inquiry we have been focusing on community services. A few police officers, A police helicopter and Police dogs came to our school to vist. They talked to us about keeping our community safe and what they use the helicopter for like emergency's like robbers or finding someone. Then the dogs came. Police dogs help the officers by smelling where there located or to smell drugs. What surprised me the most I didn't know that the German shepherd police dogs have 42 teeth.

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Manaaiakalani Film Festvil

Yesterday was the 10th Manaaiakalani film festival anniversary at Sylvia Park Hoyts theater. The festival ten years ago with the film making from different schools.  And now got located to Sylvia Park Hoyts. Our whole school got to watch all the amazing movies from different schools in the Panmure cluster. I enjoyed many of the movies but one of my favorites were no more sugar by Tamaki Primary. It was all about don't eat lots of sugar and start eating healthy.

Badminton-Kiwi Sports


Today we had kiwi spots. Kiwi sports great with Kevin. We learnt how to use  the fourhand and back hand and stroke technique with the racket. my partner was Savelina we had lots of fun going back and forth. With the racket. I found doing the backhand technique challenging because it was hand to catch with the racket.