Thursday, 29 October 2015

Research Tag

Research Tag

Choose a country and write a question about it.  For example what foods do they eat in Romania?

Topic: Denmark

Big idea:  Wild Life

Now go and find a book that you think could answer the question and fill out this information.

Book title: Denmark

Author/s: R. Conrad Stein

Publisher: Herman Adler Design

Date of publication: 2003 by Scholastic

Keywords found: Wildlife

Page #’s: 29-33

Key pictures found: Stork, HedgeHog, Deer, Coot, Avocet, Swan Butterfly

Page #’s: 29, 30, 32, 33

Triangle Shoot

This is a image of Triangle Shoot. This was timed here is my score. In my opinion I thought it was very easy.

Line Shoot

This is an image of my score on Line shoot. This was timed and in my opinion was very easy.

Thursday, 15 October 2015

DigiStore - RainForest: Use compass points

This is an image of RainForest use compass points. Here I had to find the places Hill top, North camp, Forest cave, Beach Camp with just a compass and the man telling me how far it is away from the place.

Choosing the Right Book

Choosing the Right Book

L.I. Matching questions to book titles
Looking for keywords in a question

Here is a list of some books you might find in the non-fiction section of a library:

Which of the books would you use to find out:

1. How many people live in NZ?
  • Yearbook of Population
2. Which special stamps were issued in New Zealand in 1992?
  • Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue
3. How to look after a puppy?
  • Caring for pets
4. Where the custom of Easter Eggs came from?
  • Dictionary of Customs and Fables
5. The date of the Wahine disaster?
  • Everyman’s Dictionary of Dates
6. Which records were broken at the last Olympic Games?
  • Guinness Book of Records
7. The size of Noah’s Ark?
  • The Bible
8. The speed of the first aircraft to fly under power?
  • A History of Flight
9. The story of how the first under four-minute mile was run?
  • Encyclopedia of Athletics
10.  How the Greeks used a wooden horse to enter the city of Troy?
  • Myths and Legends

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Study Ladder

This is Study Ladder. Here I had to answer these questions. It was easy for me.

Xtra Maths

This is Xtra Maths. Here is a photo of my multiplication results. Here I had to answer these multiplication problems under a certain time. It was hard but I got through it.

Addition Triangle

This is Addition triangle. Here we had to put numbers at the bottom of the triangle then add them together until you reach the top.

Subtraction Triangle

This is subtraction Triangle. Here we have to enter numbers at the bottom of the triangle and subtract them from each other and you keep doing it until the top of the triangle.

Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Reading group tasks

Today Captain under pants had to read a book about 8 unsolved mysteries in the world. We had to read the book and find a difficulty and talk to each other to work out the meaning. Once we found the meaning we had to put a link on the chart of our proof to back up our answers.