Sunday, 24 September 2017

What is a Coalation

This morning we were learning about what a coalition is and how it changes the government. Today I have learnt that a coalition is when a small political party joins forces with big political party's to give them more seats in parliament. I worked collaboratively with Freeman, Sylis, Te Wai and Josh.

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Shot types of Princess Bride

Couple of weeks ago I watched the Princess Bride at school. After the movie we made a DLO about Shot types of Princess Bride. 

Election - Democracy

Since it's Election on Saturday we were learning about Elections. The picture above is about a flowchart I've completed based on Democracy. Democracy is originated of Greece. Demo is a Greek word for village and kratia is the Greek work for power, might rule.  

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

National leader - John Key

This week we are focusing on the upcoming Elections in New Zealand. Today I made a DLO of the former National leader called John Key. This is about who he is and what  he did during his time in parliament. 

Sunday, 17 September 2017

E-book day

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Today is E-book day it in 18th September. I read Franklin Goes to School. This book is about Franklin's first day of school but he wake up to early other thing is read your self. We use a Tamaki College Overdrive to read a book. The Tamaki college over drive is easy to use you first write a Gmail so you can go in to Tamaki collage over drive. 

Monday, 11 September 2017

Say it tika

This week is Maori language week we had searched a place is Maori name. This Island called Motutapu Island.

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Food Tech

Today at Food Tech we made a spaghetti pies. The food tech was so fun and bit hard. The hardest thing is make a correct shapes. Fun thing is making and eating. The spaghetti pies are very delicious.

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Justine McKeen, Eat Your Beets

Cover of Justine McKeen, Eat Your Beets

Today we have been reading a website called Tamaki College Over Drive. This is a website you can read many different book. You can search any books you like. This books about soccer and the boy kicked the ball and the ball is on the house.

Kiwi Can Session: Taking Risks

Today during our Kiwi Can session we were learning about Taking Risks and Risk Behaviour. We played hand soccer to use our support people to help us overcome a challenge.  All team members  needed to pass the ball before we could score, this involved collaborating and team work. 

Monday, 4 September 2017

Learning to use Synonyms

This week we have been focusing on Synonyms. A Synonyms a word that has the same meaning as another word. Eg. Big - Large, huge, gigantic. Using Synonyms in our writing can make our sentences more interesting. We used google dictionary to find word definitions and Synonyms then had to check that the new word made sense in the sentence.

Sunday, 3 September 2017


Steps is a practicing English programme. The steps helps with how to pronounce the words and improve our vocabulary, it also helps our writing.

How  it works...

This task is to listen to the sounds then make the correct words.