Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Maori God Art

This my  maori  god art. we read a myth called in the beginning. i drew Tu and used some adjectives to describe him. i enjoyed this activity. 

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

find and summarising information in non-fiction texts

                                                                              my reflation 
I have been learning to skim and scan non=fiction texts to find and summarize  information wewe read a story about whit taled spiders we had to find facts from the text and summarize them i found this tricky because a didn't now much about white taled spiders my next steps are to not to aske people    

Monday, August 28, 2017

Making 10 to Solve Addition Problems

my reflection
i have been learning to make 10 to solve simple addition problems i fund this hard because i didn't now how to solve the problem out. my next steps are 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 instogrok and other websites to research. my speech topic witch is why you should try Dirt Biking. i found this interesting because i found out new stuff. My next steps are to plan my speech.  

Friday, August 18, 2017

Features of Persuasive Writing

My Reflection

We have been learning to find features of persuasive writing.  I found this tricky because I am still not sure what persuasive writing is.  I learnt that persuasive writing is when you try to convince people to do something.  My next step is to write a persuasive speech.

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 piece of writing in the correct order. i found this hard because i did not know what a piece of structure is but then i new it my next steps is to write my Owen explanation

Monday, June 26, 2017

Awesome Bike Skills

This term we have been doing bike skills.  Check out my video.  It is awesome!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Classifying Celebrations

my reflection
 We have been learning about celebrations. there are different types of celebrations we had to talk about these celebrations and decide what type of celebrations they were. i found this hard because i did not no all the cultures.                                                                               

Friday, June 9, 2017

Comparing Celebrations

My reflection 
We have been learning to compare and contrast different celebrations. My group researched information about Diwali. Something I found interesting was what i'ts all about. Next we worked with another group and used a Venn diagram to compare our celebrations. Things that were the same were not really the same. My next step is to put more detail and information in the Venn diagram.  

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Repeated addition

                                                         My reflection
W.a.l.t solve multiplication problems using repeated addition.  I found this easy because all you had to do is use skip counting.  My next step is to learn my times tables so I know the answers instantly.

Friday, May 26, 2017

100 Word Challenge

My refection
I have been  learning to add detail to my writing. We had to imagine we were a solder or a family member and write about the picture using wow words to make my words more interesting. My next steps are to use my 5 senses.   

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Moment in time writing

My Reflection 
  I have been learning to use stagger to add detail to my writing. i writ about a moment in time during my holiday. I used my 5 seiners to add detail to my writing my next steps is to use wow words additives verbs.                                                                               

Monday, May 15, 2017


my reflection
I have been learning to understand how suffixes change the meaning of a word  i found this easy because you had to put ING on the ind of the word my next steps is to  under stand what a prefix is.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Making and Justify Inferences

my reflection
I have been leaning to make and justify in inference . An inference is going beyond the anthers word to understand.    What is not being said in the text. I found this tricky because i had to think about  every thing
My next steps is  to use clues in the text to help me to make inferences.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Summonsing Information - Camouflage Prestentation

My reflection
I have been leaning to find and summarise information  in non-fiction texts.
I got better at finding information about different creatures.  My next step is to keep learning to summarise information.

Tens and Ones Place Value

My reflection 
I.a.l.t show 2 digit numbers as tens and ones place value.  I found this easy because you just had to pull the pieces over.  My next step to to learn add 2 digit numbers together.


My Pepeha Art

this is my Pepeha art. a pepeha is a way of interdosing yourself in maori. i have interdising my
maunga mountain my awa is my river my culter and a place which  is spechel to me. My favourite part of this was colouring my maunga. I enjoyed this art. 

Friday, April 7, 2017

My Antonym Diamante Peom

my reflection
i have been  learning to write an antonym diamante poem.  An antonym is a word that is the opposite. A diamante poem is a poem that is a shaped like a diamond.  i found this hard because you had to do the shape of a diamond witch was quit trekey my next steps are to chose opposite words.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Room 12ś Favourite Shape Graph

My reflection

I have been learning to collect data using tally chart and show the results on a bar graph I found this easy because you just had to go around and asking people in the class and tipe number 1 and then do a striketthow. I  wasn suprised with the results becuse star had more thin the others.  My next steps is to show  the data  on differnt  tyups of graphs.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Softball Skills

Yesterday we had softball skills and i felt t good because i did a big hit.

Friday, March 10, 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 found this work easy because just write the ideas.  My next step is to use more metaphors in my writing.

Friday, February 17, 2017

My Biopoem

My Reflection

We have learning to write a biopoem.  A biopoem  is a poem written about ourselves.  It has a special structure that we had to use to write our poems.  I found this hard because it was hard to think of ideas.  My next step is 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 playing rugby with my team.  This year I am looking forward to doing heaps of writing. I hope you will enjoy my blog and leave lots of feedback.