Friday, 15 September 2017

Maori God Art


This is my Maori God Art We read a myth called in the beginning we used glow txt. I drew Tu god of man and war and we used some adjectives to describe Him


Thursday, 14 September 2017

Skimming and Scaning for Information


My Refection

We have been learning to find and Summarise information by skimming and scamming.  Skimming and Scanning are fast reading techniques to help you find ideas or information quickly in a text.  We read a story about White Tailed spiders.  I used Skimming and Scaning to find information.  I found this easy because i never got stuck because the teacher helped me.  My next step is to try and work it out my self.

Monday, 28 August 2017

Non-fiction Text - Crocodiles and Alligators

Making 10 to solve addition problems

My Reflection  

I have been learning to make 10 to solve simple addition problems.
I found this tricky because i kept forgetting what addition problems were but i got this finished
My next step 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 Instgrok and other websites to research my speech topic which is no littering
I found this interesting because we got to go on a website Instagrok it was cool
My next step is to plan my speech.

Friday, 18 August 2017

Features of Persuasive Writing



My Reflection
We have been learning to find the features of persuasive writing.
I found this little tricky but I had some help from the Teacher.  I need to keep learning about the features of persuasive writing.  My next step is to write a persuasive speech

Friday, 30 June 2017

Daisy Day - Responding to a Text

Fun bike skills



This term Room 12 did bike skills It was awesome come check out my video.

Ordering an expplanation



My Reflection

We have been learning about the structure and order of writing on explanation.  We had to put the piece of writing an explanation.  We had to put the piece of writing in the correct order.  I found this tricky because i just found it tricky putting them in order.  My next step is to write my own explanation writing.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Comparing Celebrations





My Reflection
We have been learning to compare and contrast different celebrations.  My group researched information about Eid. Something I found interesting was some photos .  Next we worked with another group and used a Venn diagram to compare our celebrations. Things that were the same were family.  My next step 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 writing.  We had to imagine we were a soldier or a family member and write about this picture I used punctuation to make my writing more interesting. My next step is to add more adjectives  to make my writing interesting.

Thursday, 15 June 2017

Multiplication Arrays


My Reflection
We have been learning to solve multiplications problems with arrays. I found this easy because I just knew 4 times 5 so i did it my next step is to learn my times tables of my heart.

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Classifying celebrations



Reflection
we have been learning about celebrations. We had to talk about these celebrations
we had to talk about these celebrations and decided what type of celebrations they were I found this hard because I needed help but I got it done.

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Suffixes



Reflection I have been learning to understand how suffixes change the meaning of a word.  I found easy because we had a word and added ed or ing. my next step is to remember to put my words in the right place.

Thursday, 18 May 2017

A Moment In time writing



My Reflection
I have been learning to use strategies to add detail to my writing. I wrote about a moment in time
 during my Awsome Holiday.  I used my 5 senses to add detail to my writing.  The best part of this was when
I got to chose the pictures and the writing because it was fun.  I found this work easy because we just
did some writing and got a picture and boom.  My next step is to use more verbs and adjectives and wow words.




Thursday, 13 April 2017

Adding More Detail to My Writing - The Present Recount


Tens and Ones place value


MY Reflection
I.ALT show 2 digit numbers on place value material .
I found this easy because I achuly didn't know what place value was but it was really easy.  My next step is to learn how to add 2 digit numbers together.

My pepeha art



















This is my pepeha.   A   pepeha is a way to introduce your self in Maori.  I have inclueded my (maunga) mountain my awa river my  culture and a place which is special to me.  My favourite part was when I
 g I got to do the colouring .I ingoued  this art work

Friday, 7 April 2017

My Antonym Diamante poem


My Reflection
I am Learning to write an antonym diamante poem. An antonym is its the opposite
of some thing like fire and ice its opposite.A diamante poem is whats a shape of a dimond  
 I found this hard because I could´int  find much words but i got some.My next step is to use intristing words
not boring words.

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Summarising Information-Camouflage Presentation


My Reflection
I have been learning to find  and summarise information in non-fiction texts.
The best part of this is that I actually learned about some animals and that tuataras can live 50-100 years.
My next step is to bro-ably use better search words when i look for information on the internet.

Friday, 24 March 2017

Warm and Cool Colour Art

This is my tree I had to trace it and then colour it it took long my hand hurt we did warm and cold colours the cold colours were outside the tree and the warm colours inside.

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Room 12's fravroite takeaway graph

                                                                           My  Reflection

I have been learning to collect data using  a tally chart and show the results on a bar graph.   I found this fun because I chose  MacDonald's  and it made me hungry  and it was fun and easy. I was surprised that nearly Everyone chose MacDonald's.  My next step is to show the data on a different graph.

Friday, 10 March 2017

My Metaphor Poem



My Reflection    

I have been learning to use metaphors to make it more interesting by making pictures in the readers head.  I was surprised that we could put pitchers on to it`. My next step is to know how to do it so I don't need help.                                                                

Friday, 24 February 2017

Making connections-the stowaway


My Reflection

I have been learning to make connections  to what I read.  I could make a connections to this story because I know what it feels like.  my next steps are to maybe do  better questions.

Friday, 17 February 2017

Sorting numbers - Venn Diagram Activity

video

My Reflection


I have been learning to sort even numbers and multiples of 5.   I found this a little hard because I kept forgetting what multiples of 5 is and kept just doing even numbers.  My next step is to try harder numbers.

My biopoem



My Reflection

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 poems.  I found this easy because it was
just easy.  My next steps is to use interesting words.

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

My Welcome Post 2017

Welcome to my Year 4 learning blog.  I am in room 12 and my teacher is Mrs Melville.  I enjoy swimming and playing Lego. This year I am looking forward to doing new stuff and learning new stuff.  I hope you enjoy my blog and leave lots of feedback.