Monday, May 30, 2011

Frogs Comprehension

Part of the Frogs reading group activities is comprehension. They have to read a story and answer the questions. These are the questions and answers to an article called 'Books are Great'. You can find this activity here.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Tihi's paragraph about P.E

Do you know what P.E is? Listen as Tihi explains to you what we do in P.E. He wrote his paragraph independantly. Great writing Tihi!

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Paris wins Room 9's Handwashing Competition

Well done to Paris from Room 14 for entering and winning our competition!! You can find out more about Paris in his blog here. Click here to see our competition and what it was about.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Enyahlee at Swimming

This term we are very fortunate to have swimming lessons at the Glen Innes pool every Friday for 8 weeks. We've written about it in class. Here is Enyahlee's recount. Listen as she explains what she enjoyed and she has been learning. Thank you to all the swimming instructors who help us and to Miss Va'afusuaga for organising and to our sponsors!

Monday, May 23, 2011

Room 9 Washing Hands

This term our topic is "Bigger, Better, Stronger, Faster". We're looking at technology and will be making soap later in the term. This is our movie about washing hands. Listen as we've changed the lyrics of some old songs. Look out and count how many times you see the handwashing picture and if you're from Pt England School your name will go in the draw to win a prize. All correct entries accepted up until Thursday 27 May, 2011.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Antonia's Swimming Paragraph

This is a paragraph to explain what we thought swimming means. Listen as Antonia explains.

Swimming is when a person goes into a body of water and tries to stay afloat. Or sometimes it's just for fun. A body of water is a swimming pool, a beach, a lake and a blow up pool too.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Maurice's compound sentences

The Suns writing group have been working hard to improve their writing by including compound sentences. Listen carefully to hear what conjunctions Maurice has used.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

What's a compound sentence?

The Sun's writing group have been working very hard to write compound sentences. Do you know what they are? Listen carefully as Lorenzo explains.

Monday, May 2, 2011

Term Two Has Begun!

After two weeks holiday we are now back at school for our second term. This term our topic is called "Bigger, better, stronger, faster" and our main subject is technology. Stay tuned for photos, videos and stories that the children will write and post. Please remember to leave us comments on any posts that you view.

Have a great term.
Miss Lavakula and Room 9