Friday, December 1, 2017

Narrate Writing- My fractured fairy tale

My Reflection

I have been learning to write a fractured fairy tale using what I have learned about narrative structures and features. My  fractured fairy tale was based on snow white. I'm most proud of my pixel art. My next step is to make my beginning by adding more detail.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Alphabet Symmetry Challenge

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I found this easy because all you have to do is make lines in the words.

3D Shapes

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Walt identify and describe 3D shapes using mathematical  language.  I found this easy because all I had to do was see all the faces and corners and edges.  My next step is to find about other 3D shapes.

Reflection
I have been learning to  respond to a text using my prior knowledge and experience. I found this easy because all you had to do was write the opposite words. My next step is to summarise the stories with more detail.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Comparing Fairy Tales

My Reflection
i have been learning to identify conman themes in fairy and fractured tails . We read tow narratives called red riding hod and into the forest. A common theme I made from these stories was  they both had a red cote. I found this easy because all you had to do is the different parts of the store My next steps is to make it more difficult.

Character Description

Reflection

W.A.L.T  write a  Character Description using adjectives. I found this easy to describe because you have to  describe what she looks like. I use my 5 senses to write 5 different sentences about my  Character. My next steps is to use a simile or metaphor.
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Friday, November 17, 2017

Learning to Solve Problems By Equal Sharing

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I am learning to  Solve Problems By Equal Sharing. I found this easy because you have to share the drum sticks. My next steps are to solve division problems in my head.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Maori God Art

This is my Maori god art. we read a myth called In The Beginning. I drew Tangaroa and used some adjectives to describe him. I enjoyed this activity.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The white tailed spider

My Reflection
I have been learning to skim and scam non-fiction texts to find and summaries information.  we read a story about white-tailed spiders.  we had to find facts from the texts and summaries them.  I found this easy because all you have to do is work out the questions.  My next steps are to keep learning skimming and skimming.

Monday, August 28, 2017

Making and Justifying Inferences - After the High Tide

 After the High Tide! by Dawn McMillan (Gold)

 WALT make and justify inferences SC: I am beginning to link implicit information from the text to make an inference I can use explicit language from the text to justify inferences I can identify and describe what the author wanted me to feel, think about or see in the text

 Answer the following questions using full answer. Why does Cody have an artificial leg? Cody has an artificial leg because he was in car crash Why do you think Theo’s Dad was going fishing too? because he Why do you think Cody wanted to keep the trip a secret? so he can spise him Did the lucky chair help Theo catch the fish?  Why? yes because when the dad said “Time to go home now” and then he cached a fish

 Are these statements true or false? Theo wanted to play football too.                                                             True/False It is a good time to go fishing when the tide is out.                                  True/False Theo’s Dad doesn’t like fishing.                                                                True/False Cody and Theo have known each other since they were 4 years old.     True/False

 Use the dictionary app to find the meaning of the following words: comfortable (pg 19) good feeling amazement (pg 20) amazed by entertainment artificial (pg 2) fake; imitation injured (pg 2) cause harm of any kind

Making 10 to solve addition problems

My Reflection

I have been learning to make 10 to solve simple addition problems.  I found this easy because all you have to do is work out it.  My next steps is to use this strategy to solve harder problems.

Persuasive Speech Research Popplet

My Reflection
I have been learning to find information about my speech topic.  I used Instagrok and other websites to research my speech topic which is Pets should be allowed at school.  I found this interesting because you can bring maths and science to life by keeping a class pet. My next steps is to plan my speech.

Features of Persuasive writing

My Reflection
we have been learning find the features of persuasive writing. I found this easy because all you had to do is click the arrows to the things . I learnt what a rhetorical questions. My next step is to write my own persuasive speech

Friday, July 7, 2017

We have been learning about Matariki this is what I learnt.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

My Reflection
I have been learning to answer a range of questions  about a text. I found this easy because you have to copy the book and then find out the answer. My next steps are to answer harder questions.

Excellent Bike Skills

Check out my video about bike skills!

Friday, June 30, 2017

Ordering an explanation

My Reflection
We have been learning about the structure and order of writing an explanation. We had to put the piece of writing in the correct order. I found this easy because all yo have to do is read the boxes and pop them in order.My next steps is to write my own explanation.

Multiplication Arrays

My Reflection
We have been learning to solve multiplication problems with arrays.  I found this easy because I know 4+5=20. My next steps is to learn my times tables off by heart.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Classifying Celebrations

my reflection
We have been learning about celebrants. There are different types of celebrants. we had to talk about these Celebrations and decide what type of celebrations they were. I found this easy because all you had to do was  drag  the celebrations in the boxes.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Comparing celebrations

My Reflection
We have been learning to compare and contrast different celebrants.My group researched information about Easter. something I found interesting was god died on the day when it is Easter. next we work with another
group and used a Venn diagram to compare our celebration Things that were the same were they bouthe have splashily food. My next steps is to put more detail and information in the venn diagram

100 word challenge

My Reflection
I have been learning to add detail to my whiting. We had to imagine we were a soldier or a family member and write about this pitcher. I used detail to make my writing more interesting. my next steps are to use my 5 senses to add more detail.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Suffixes

My Reflection
I have been learning to understand how suffixes change the meaning of a word. I found this easy because all you have to do is take of the e and add ing. my next steps is to understand what a prehx.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Making And Jushfying Inferences

My Reflection
I have been learning to make and justify inference is  going beyond the authors words to understand what is not being said in the text. i found this easy because all you have to do is read the book and type  it. My next steps are use pictures to help me work at what the author  wants me to learn.

A Moment in Time

My reflection
I have been learning to use strategies to add detail to my whiting.I wrote about a moment in time during my holidays.I used my 5 senses to add detail to my writing.I need to introvert detail to my whiting.My next steps are to use wow words and adjectives and verbs.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

My Pepeha Art

This is my Pepeha Art.  A pepeha is a way of introducing yourself in Maori.  I have included my maunga (mountain), my awa (river, my culture and a place which is special to me.

Tens and Ones Place Value

My Reflection
I.a.l.t  show 2 digit numbers on place value material.  I found this easy because all you have to do is drag the blokes and steaks on the thing.My next steps is to learn place value numbers to 3 digits.

Friday, April 7, 2017

My Antonym Diamante Poem

My Reflection
l have been learning to white an Antonym diamante poem. An antonym is a word that is the opposite of a word . A diamante poem is a poem that is a shape of a diamond. i found this hard because you have to think a lot. my next steps is to do a easy a diamante antonym poem.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Room 12 Favourite Movie

My Reflection

we have been learning to collect data using a tally chart and show the results on the bar graph. I found this easy because all you have to do is ask all of the class what is there favorite move and do a bar chart and tipe it down.  my next steps is to show the data on a deterrent types of graphs.

Summarising Information -Camoflage Prestentashion.

My Reflection
I have been learning to find and summaries information in non-fiction text .
I found this tricky because you have to find out information on from some stuff. I found this work interesting because  you can find out stuff you don´t know abut and you can learn.  My next steps are to use better search words when i look for information on the internet.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Softball Skills

Yesterday we had soft boll skills. I went all around the circle and I got 4 points. I had so much fun there.  i hope i do that again. the end!

Friday, March 10, 2017

My Metaphor Poem

My Reflection

I have been leaning to use metaphors to make it more interesting by making pictures in the readers head. I found this easy because all you have to do is rite something abut you. My next step is to make more metaphor poem to make people more interested.

Friday, February 17, 2017

Sorting Numbers - Venn Diagram Activity

My Reflection

I have been learning to sort even numbers and multiples of 5.  I found this hard because you had find the right box to put it in and decide if its the right one. My next step is to
use different numbers.

My Biopoem

My Refection

We have been learning to write a bio poem. A bio poem is a poem written about ourselves. it has a
special structure that we had to use to write our bio bio poem . i found this hard because you have to think
a lot.  My next steps are to make sure my poem is in the right order.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

My Welcome Post 2017

Welcome to my Year 4 learning blog.  This year I am in room 12 and my teacher is Mrs Melville.  I enjoy learning at school.  This year I am looking forward to maths.  I hope will enjoy my blog and leave lots of feedback.