Friday, 27 March 2020

olympic facts

story starters

Story 1 - Silver Ferns
Last week was netball trials. All the Pt England kids went to the courts with Miss Va’afusuaga. Some other women were there as well. It was the Silver ferns! They came because they wanted to...

Story 2 - Pt England Under 11’s vs MMT
Pt England had done it! They had won the Under 11’s league tournament coached by Miss Va’afusuaga and Tyson. They were going to face the national team in the final next week. Except apparently the other team could no longer make it. An adult league team called Mate ma’a Tonga... 

Story 3 - Basketball courtside
Room 7 are so lucky! They got to go to watch the Los Angeles Lakers play the Golden State Warriors courtside at Spark Arena. They won the prize by...

Copy and paste your chosen story below. Then finish it off.

Room 7 are so lucky! They got to go to watch the Los Angeles Lakers play the Golden State Warriors courtside at Spark Arena. They won the prize by getting tickets for all of us. Then the lakers won.

Thursday, 26 March 2020

wanted poster task


This animal has:
  • 4 legs 
  •  No arms
Wanted for:
  • Jumping over other peoples fence 
  • Breaks into peoples pool

Go to Sumopaint
To catch this animal, we need to:
  •  Get a tranquiliser gun
  •  Some snipers
  •  lots and lots security cameras


Wednesday, 25 March 2020

possum facts

drone research

alien writing

At approximately 8.47pm last night, an unidentified object entered Earth's atmosphere. The Government tracked the object's signal across the Pacific ocean, until finally landing upon the summit Mount Wellington in Auckland, New Zealand. The news crew “PENN” from a local primary school were first on the scene. They have described the object as a UFO (unidentified flying object) the giant steel door opened and the imperial march was playing. These aliens came out they had three eyes and there were 2 aliens one named Ali and the other was named Ens. They had these ray guns that could tranquillise people. To another place they had these cool army clothes for some reason and they were bald. They started invading Auckland until they did invade Auckland. Most of the people moved to another place like Hamilton or rotorua. Until the aliens started to invade the other regions. After that some people had enough money to move to another country, then when someone moved to china. they just remembered the corona-virus was in this country so he flew back to new Zealand and he gave the aliens the corona-virus. so then the aliens went into their UFO and flew back to their home planet. It was

Monday, 9 March 2020

simple, compound and complex sentences

whats in the news

Read the articles and answer the questions. Be sure to answer in FULL SENTENCES

Where was the whale shark seen?
The whale shark was spotted in tauranga about 11 km off Mauao.

Who saw the whale shark?
The person who saw the whale shark was a skipper riding 16 people on a boat.

Copy your 3 favourite whale shark facts:
1)Whale Shark Fact #3: Whale sharks can reach up to 14m (46 feet!) in length.

2)Whale Shark Fact #4: Whale sharks can weigh up to 11,000 kilos!!

3)Whale Shark Fact #5: Whale sharks are filter feeders and sieve plankton through their gills for much of their nourishment.

How many rolls of toilet paper did the family accidentally buy?
The family accidentally brought about 2300 toilet rolls.

How long does the article say the rolls will last the family?
The article says the toilet rolls would last about 12 years.

What is the family doing with all the leftover toilet paper?

The toilet paper would raise for the daughters school.

Look up a locusts. Insert a picture in a box below and explain what it is.
Locusts are a collection of certain species of short-horned grasshoppers in the family Acrididae that have a swarming phase. These insects are usually solitary, but under certain circumstances they become more abundant and change their behaviour and habits, becoming gregarious.

Locusts are eating crop in Pakistan. What is a crop?
A crop is a cultivated plant that is grown on a large scale commercially, especially a cereal, fruit, or vegetable.

How are the ducks going to help?
The ducks are going to help because they can kill over 200 locusts a day.

Where will the trial take place?
The trial will start in China’s western region of Xinjiang.

Friday, 6 March 2020

my monster

His round eyes are as humongous as his body, and they are as red as a stop sign And he is mouth less.  His giant body is very large and he has fearsome spikes on his arms and he’s black.The furious monster has a raging personality and it is completely lonely. and he has spider arms.

My monster always woke up late and he would always miss a Fortnite tournament but he didn’t care but whenever he would miss it he would smash the TV. He was very disgusting because he would never go for a shower or brush his teeth when he would go to school he would always go to detention because of all of his blood

Monday, 2 March 2020

kiwi kids news article questions

Read the articles and answer the questions. Be sure to answer in FULL SENTENCES

What is the special name for Corona Virus?
The special name for Corona-Virus is COVOID-19.

Who was it that confirmed the first case of the virus?
The person who confirmed the first case of the virus was Jacinda Ardern (New Zealand prime minister).

The patient is being treated at Auckland Hospital and is currently in isolation. What does isolation mean?
The word isolation means to seperate from others.

Where in the world is Chico the German Shepard from?
Chico the german shephard is from Texas in the United States of America.

A vet was called to check if he could be indentified by microchip.What is a microchip?
A microchip is basically a tracker for Chico.

How did Chico’s owner find out he had gone to the police station?
Chico’s owner’s nephew texted him pictures on facebook.

How much did the Mona Lisa sell for?
The Mona Lisa was sold for $800,000.

Who was the artwork created by?
The artwork was created by Leonardo da vinci. 

Where is the original painting found?

The original painting was found in the Louvre museum in paris.

today we needed to answer so questions about 3 kiwi kids news articles.