Thursday, February 24, 2011

Learning @ schools conference

Hi everyone I am having a good time at my conference. I have learnt some new exciting things that we can use in our class. Here is a photo of Mrs Nieuwboer and Mrs Dunkley using their laptops to learn. And here are a couple of handsome chaps learning how to use a computer.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Collecting traffic data

We used tally marks to see how many different vehicles went past in 10 minutes.
Who might use this information - Government, Police, family and friends, our school, city council.
We will put this data into a pictogram so the data is easy to read.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Shakin it!

"Today the school went to dance with Dean" Liadhan
"It was great!" Hannah
"Shake that bootie" Orla
"Refreshing" Sophie
"Amazing" Daniel P. "It was so much fun that I thought I was going to explode" Talei
" Wow!" Dan
" Dance, dance, dance - don't stop dancing" Alyssa
"Great" Brae

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Learning feels like

Today we used Tagxedo to make our brainstorm of what learning feels like.
"I chose the guitar shape because it reminded me of learning to play a guitar" Finn

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

St and CR

Today Trains reading group were learning about the blends 'st' and 'cr.' Joshua has created an excellent list of words.
Wordle: st

Thursday, February 10, 2011

What is a group?

Today Room 9 were learning about groups within our school. We made lists of all the groups that we could thnk of in our school.
Here is Campbell's and Harrison's wordle list.
Wordle: groups

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Leg It PE

Today for PE we ran relay races. It was energetic, fun, fun exercise, fast, exciting, athletic, flash, tiring, sprinting, running, fantastic, super, awesome, cool, sharing with a friend, amazing, brilliant, passing, great, happy, ARE YOU READY GET SET GO!!!!, exhausting.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Dean's dancing day.

Today all the children at St Mary's took part in dance lessons with Dean. Although it was very hot everyone had a gerat time.

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Holiday adjectives

During the holidays we did had some great experiences, here are some of our adjectives describing how we felt. We will use these words in our holiday recounts.

Wordle: holiday adjectives