Wednesday, May 31, 2017

pay it forward part 1

brain gym 1

Task 1 I dont think theyre dressed sensibly for this climate. I don’t think they’re dressed sensibly for this climate. Im sure it wont rain today Im sure it won’t rain today I wasnt feeling very well yesterday I wasn’t feeling very well yesterday She hasnt got enough money to buy a pie She hasn’t got enough money to buy a pie I havent been swimming this year I haven’t been swimming this year I wouldnt swim in that river, its to dangerous I wouldn’t swim in that river, it’s to dangerous Task 2 I’m going to eat all Ada’s lunch. Everybodies’ lunch is going to be yum.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Reading Response Name: aaliyah Text Title: the seahorse and the reef Author: Witi Ihimaera_ Text Type: Narrative_ This written text is about (brief summary and purpose of the work) Game of cards is a great story about the relationship between and nan and her moko and how she loved to play card all I really enjoyed this novel/short story/poem/non-fiction work/ article (please circle one) because: I enjoyed this story because it’s relaxing to read and i like to dive myself In particular the plot or character or setting or theme or language features (choose one) interested me because: This story interests me because i do the same thing with my family and this story seems to bring back good memories for me and i like it. Overall this text made me re-evaluate/consider/ think/ feel (choose one and provide evidence for your comment) This story made me think of my nans house and where she lives and it made me feel like diving and eating sea food.
Ordering decimals (L3) Khan Academy activity Ordering decimals notes and activities Jack measured four lengths of string. They measured 5.23m, 5.27m, 5.28m & 5.21m. Order these lengths of string, from shortest to longest. Answer: 5.21m, 5.23m, 5.27m & 5.28m Jenny weighed five coins. They weighed 1.037g, 1.046g, 1.057g, 1.032g, 1.049g & 1.051g Order these weights from heaviest to lightest. Answer: 1.057g, 1.051g, 1.049g, 1.046g, 1.037 & 1.032g Order these decimals from smallest to largest. 2.6, 5.7, 1.9, 8.4, 7.3, 4.9, 6.7, 7.7 1.2, 2.4, 1.6, 2.0, 1.8, 0.9, 2.1, 1.9 5.7, 5.8, 5.3, 5.6, 5.4, 5.9, 5.1 1.08, 1.07, 1.02, 1.06, 1.01, 1.05, 1.09 2.34, 2.45, 2.16, 2.75, 2.47, 2.27, 2.54 12.56, 13.75, 11.98, 12.84, 13.24, 12.67 1.126, 1.352, 1.245, 1.342, 1.049, 1.276, 1.165 9.532, 9.842, 9.325, 9.348, 9.428, 9.468 In a cycling race, the following times were recorded for the 1 kilometre distance. List these times in order from slowest to fastest. 1min 5.6sec, 1min 7.2sec, 1min 6.4sec, 1min 7.0sec, 1min 5.9sec, 1min 6.7sec Answers Order these decimals. 1.9,2.6,4.9,5.7,6.7,7.3,7.7,8.4, 0.9,1.9,1.2,1.6,1.8,2.0,2.1,2.4 5.1,5.3,5.4,5.6,5.7,5.7 1.01,1.02,1.05,1.06,1.07,1.08,1.09 2.16,2.27,2.34,2.45,2.47,2.54,2.75 11.98,12.56,12.67,12.84,13.24,13.75 1.049,1.126,1.165,1.245,1.276,1.342 9.325,9.348,9.428,9.468,9.532,9.842 List from slowest to fastest 1min 5.6sec 1min 5.9sec 1min 6.4sec 1min 6.7sec 1min7.0sec 1min 7.2sec
Body language: the conscious and unconscious movements and postures by which attitudes and feelings are communicated. camera works/ film techniques : camerawork. noun. the process by which cameras are used to film a motion picture or television broadcast.'s 21st Century Lexicon Dialogue : A conversation between two or more people as a feature of a book, or film Editing : Prepare (written material) for publication by correcting, condensing, or otherwise modifying it lighting : Equipment in a room, building or street for producing light. Music: Vocal or instrumental sound, combined in such a way to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of emotion. narration/voice over: A piece of narration in a film or broadcast, not accompanied by an image of the speaker. Special effects: An illusion created for films and television by props, camerawork, computer graphics, etc Structure : The arrangement of and relations between the parts or elements of something complex Use of voice: sound that passes out of the mouth and throat of vertebrates and especially human beings and is produced mainly by the vibration of the vocal cords within the larynx (as in speaking or shouting)

Monday, May 15, 2017


-Gang involvement - because gangs are upto no good
-violence - because if you hit a child its illegal
-theft - it’s illegal to steal
-addiction - because if it’s a drug addiction that’s also illegal
-abuse - because people think that can just keep hurting family members and it’s also illegal
Housing -
- rental costs- some people can’t afford houses
-standard of housing - because it has the word housing
-overpopulation in housing - because too much people in a house is bad
-abuse - it can happen at home
-violence - often happens at home
-gang involvement - some people’s parents are in gangs so kids grow up wanting to be in gangs
-lack of jobs in rotorua - because they don’t have a job and can’t afford a house
-cost of education - kids parents can’t afford school because no job
-cost of utilities - people with no job can’t afford anything
Cost of living -
-Gambling- because it's an addiction to some people, and when they play they forget about life and just wanna win their money they lost back..
Health & well being -
-sexual health - you get sti’s and that’s not healthy
-mental health - it fits into the category  
-nutritional needs - you can get too skinny and die

by aaliyah and ada