Month: August 2022


Today for reading I learnt to evalute.

First we read a text about a crowded swimming pool.

Then we compreheded what was good about the text, then we oppsed what was bad about the text, for example, the pool will make me warm, and the pool is to crowded.

Lastly I summarised the two sides, then I wrote down my opinion, my opinion was that I would not like to get in the pool because ut is to crowded and it can get hot.

I enjoyed this task I learnt a new skill evaluating. I did well on opposing and telling my opinion. I need to improve on compreheding.


Today for maths I did Prototec.

I did year 6 level, I did a practice round instead of a speed round, I got 38 out of 40 correct.

I enjoyed this maths task, I did well on times and division, I need to improve on plus into 1000s.

Steps web

Today for writing I did Steps web.

I did steps web for 20 minutes, I got 4 gold medals, 3 silver medals and lastly 2 bronze medals.

I enjoyed doing this task it helps me with my spelling, I need to improve on working on my sentence bulider task.

Witi Ihimaera

This week for Te Reo We answered questions about Witi Ihimaera.

First I watched two videos about Ihimaera.

Then I made A DLO answering questions about him, one of the questions were “Where is he from and where was he born”?

I enjoyed this task, I learnt that he writes many different types of stories.

How to make a blog post

We revised how to make a blog post.

The First thing you need for a blog post is Title, a title talks about what your going be doing.

Then you need a label, for example your doing reading, so your label is reading.

The third thing is the main thing your going to talk about, like a recount.

Then lastly the picture, DLO, or video.

I enjoyed this task, this remind me to put my label on.

Rahi and The Patupaiarehe

This week we fixed and summarised a text.

First we reread Rahi and the Paupaiarehe for 6 minutes.

Then we wrote down 20 important words, some of our words were, Rahi, Lifted, and Death.

After we wrote 6 MOST imprtant words, 3 of our most important words were  Froze, Ti ara, and Taniwha, lastly we wrote a few sentences using the 6 MOST important words.

I enjoyed this task, I did well of finding the some of the 20 important words, I need to improve on writing some sentences using the 6 words.

Maths week

This week I did maths week.

First I did daily dollar on level three, daily dollars are like fraction equations and more, for example, Abhinac has 24 lollies she gives half to his brother, how much does she have left? The answer is 12.

If  you get a lot of answers right the whole week you get a lot of money for example, on Wedsenday it’s math millionaire instead of daily dollar, for maths millionaire you have 1 out of 12 questions, if you get 10 out of 12 you get some money, if you get 12 out of 12 you get 2000 dollars or more.

I enjoyed doing this task I like earning money doing some equations.


State your Opinion

I learnt how to state a opinion.

Opinion means what you thing and why you think.

First I learnt what the structure was, the structure is APE, APE stands for assertion, proof, explain. Assertion is telling your opinion, proof is your evidence, and explain is to explaing what your proof or evidence is.

I enjoyed stating my opinion.

Basketball skills

This week I revised 3 different types of basketball skills.

First we revised how to pass, when you are passing a ball or a basketball from long distance bring your whole body forward and throw the ball at the same time.

Then after we revised how to catch the ball, to catch the ball you need to spread your hands and make it a W shape and put it to your chest.

Lastly we revised how to dribble, when you dribble you need to use your fingers, then you need to bend your knees down and put your foot shoulder length.

I enjoyed this lesson now I know how to pass a ball through a distance, I need to improve on catching the ball.


The lion and the mouse

This week I learnt how to summarise.

First my reading group read a book callled The Lion and the Mouse.

Then we wrote down 20 improtant words, after we wrote down 6 MOST improtant, the lastly we had to write some sentences using the six MOST important words.

I enjoyed this task, I learnt how to summmarise.