Thursday, November 12, 2015

I am blogging this because I am proud of it
We are learning to get better at reading


I am a Super Reader!

Choose the book of your choice! Fiction or nonfiction. Put title and author below.
Title: James and the giant peach Author: Roald Dahl

Choose 4 of the following 7 tasks about your book!

Option 1:
Draw a character sketch for the main character in your book.FullSizeRender.jpg

Option 2:
Create a map that shows all the important places in your book.

Option 3:
Create a reading comprehension quiz for your book.

Option 4:
Five favourite words - choose five interesting words from the book. Write the sentence in which each word is used and the meaning of the word.

Once there was a little boy who peacefully (happily) with his mother and father.  his mean aunties locked in a prison cell.( dark room) James couldn’t be bothered ( didn't want to ) doing his chores. rino destroyed (Broke) the central park zoo. James found a rather peculiar (strange) old man.

Option 5:
Visualising - draw a picture of your favourite scene in the book.FullSizeRender.jpg

Option 6:
Advertisement - create an advertisement that persuades people to read your book.

Option 7:
Summarising - write a quick summary of your book.

In James and the giant peach there is a little boy who lives with his mean aunty's then James finds an old man who gives him magic beans but James drops them next to a peach tree  and then something bad happens...

Sunday, November 8, 2015

I am blogging this because It took a long time and I am proud of it.
we are learning to run jump throw. 

You have now been to three different PE sessions- RUN, JUMP and THROW.


Please create something to show what you learned in EACH session.

It is your choice how to show and present this.Run jump throw

I am blogging this because I am proud of it
We are learning about weight and capacity


Weight and Capacity


I filled a box with 16 of the tissue boxes on the table so they fit snuggly.  What could the measurements of the large box be?




At the supermarket Mum brought exactly 12 L of drink.  She bought some soft drink and some fruit juice. Some were in boxes of cans, some were bottles etc.  What drinks collection could she have bought?

Sizes are - cans 355 ml s, small bottles of juice 300mls, small bottles of fizz are 330mls, big bottles 2L, middle size 1 and 1/2L, big big bottles of juice 3L and the medium size is 1L.


  1. 21 cans-7L, 1 Big big bottle of juice 3L=10L, 1 Big bottle 2L=12L.
  2. 33 cans-11L, Medium juice bottle 1L=12L
  3. 3 big big bottle of juice- 3,  3L=9L, 3 medium juice- 1L=3L=12L


If a dog's weight is rounded to 18kg - what are some of the possibilities that his weight could be?
18.4, 18.1, 18.3, 18.2
17.5, 17.6, 17.7, 17.8, 17.9


Create the mix of fruit in a  fruit bowl where the fruit weighs 2.4 kgs.  Weigh the fruit - banana, apple, lemon, mandarin and pear.  Work out your mix of fruit.
  1. 100 ⅕ apple, 4 banana, 2 pear = 2.4kgs
  2. 10 leamons, 2 bananas, 4 pears, ⅖ apple


Mandarin 0.124
Leamon 0..166
apple 0,20gg
pear:0.168

banana 0.191