Friday, 1 December 2017

Monday, 27 November 2017

Understandi ng the purpose of characters in the text



My Reflection
I have been learning to relate to the characters in the text to understand their purpose. I used a venn diagram to compare Ivan and Stella in the story the one and only Ivan. This made me realise the differences between the charters but also what made them similar. my next step is to be able to use this information to make inferences about the purpose of the charctars.

Multiplication Arrays




My Reflection

I have been learning to solve multiplication problems busing arrays.  I found this easy because I knew how to do it.  My next step is to learn my times tables off by heart.

Character Description


                                                  My Refletion
Walt write a character a character description using adjectives .
I found easy because  i just have to desribe her with adjectives .I used my 5 senses to write 5 different sentences about my character .My next  step is to add more interesting adjectives .

Friday, 3 November 2017

Comparing Fairy Tales

                                                                MY REFLECTION
I have been learning to make identfy common themes in fairy tales fractured tales We read two natures  called red ridding hood and into the forest.A common theme and into the forest.A common theme i
made from these stories was mixed up fairy tales .  I found this easy  My next step is to write my own fractured fairy tale.

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Adding Single Digit Numbers Using Part Whole Strategies


My Reflection

I have been learning to use strategies to solve addition problems.  I found this hard because it was hard to split the numbers.  My next step is to keep working on these strategies.


Maori God art

                                        This my Maori God Art.  We read a myth called In the
                                         beginning.  I drew Rongo and i used some adjectives
                                         to describe him.  I enjoyed this activity.

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Features of persuasive Writing


                                                       My Reflection
We have been learning to identify the features of persuasive  writing. I found this tricky because i had to try and get the right answer and it was rely hard.  Something i learned was what a rhetorical questions was.  My next step is to write my speech.







Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Persuasive speech Research popplet


                                                                My Reflect ion 
I have been learning to find information about my speech topic.  I used Instagrok and other websites to research my speech topic which is stop smoking .I found this interesting because i know how it feels to smoke be cause my uncle smokes.  My next step s to plan my speech.


Tuesday, 29 August 2017

The one and Only Ivan - Making a Justified Prediction

                                                                                             My Reflection
I have been learning to make a justified prediction about a text .  I found it tricky to make a prediction because I had to try and think of the blurb.  MY next step is story to see if i'm right.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Comparing Celebrations




My Reflection

We have been learning to compare and contrast different celebrations.  My group researched information about Eid. Something I found interesting was photos.Next we worked with another group and used a Venn diagram to compare our celebrations.Things that were the same were family.My next step is to put more detail and information in the Venn diagram.


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 tricky because i had to think witch celebrations i had to put in family and the others.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

A Moment In Time



                                My Reflection
I have been learning to use strategies to add detail to my writing.  I wrote about a moment in time during my holiday.  I used my 5 senses to add detail to my writing. I need to improve my writing.My next step is to  use wow words adjective verbs.                                                


Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Prefix Root Suffix


                                                       My Reflect
I have been learning to use my knowledge of prefixs and suffix to read and understand the meaning of words.A prefix is a group of letters that come at the beginning of the word that can change the meaning of the word.A suffix is a letter or group of letters at the end of the word to form anther word or new meaning.
I found this tricky because i was trying to figer out the suffix and prefix.My next is to identily  the root words.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Summarising Information- Camoflauge Presentation


                                                   My Reflection
I have been learning to find and summarise information in non-fiction texts.
I found this tricky because I had to go on websites an find writing about
The best part of this was learning more about camouflage.

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 on place value material.
I found this easy because we had to see how many tens and ones.  My next step is to add two digit numbers together.

My Pepeha Art


This is my pepeha art . A pepeha is a way of introducing yourself in maori.I have included my maunga  ( (mountin) my awa  ( river  my culture and place which is special to me.My  favourite part of this was coluring  new zealand  flag.I enjoyed doing this art work.


Friday, 24 March 2017

Room 12's Favourite sport Graph


My Reflection
I have been learning to collect data using a tally graph.I found this easy because you only had to go to a person  and ask them what is  there favourite sport is. We had rugby netball touch cricket swimming.I was surprised that rugby had 13 votes.My next step is to show the data  on different types of graphs.

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Soft ball skills

Yesterday we did soft ball skills.I was so happy to be doing soft ball.

Friday, 3 March 2017

Making connections-The stowaway



My Reflection
           
I have been learning to make connection to what i read.  I could make connections to this story because once s someone has had a lost pet so i know how that feel s.My next step is to make more connections to the book I read.
                                               

Friday, 24 February 2017

Sorting Numbers - Venn Diagram Activity





My reflection

I have been learning to sort and classify  numbers using  Venn diagram .I found this  hard and easy because  me an haven worked to get´er.  my next step is to do harder work.

Friday, 17 February 2017

My Biopoem



My Reflection

We have been learning to write a bio poem.  A  bio poem  is a poem written about ourselves.  It has a special structure that we had to use to write our poems.  I found this easy and tricky because i was learning
a new thing and it was a great challenge.  My next step is keep on trying more challenges that are harder.

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

My Welcome Post 2017

Welcome to my Year 4 leaning blog.  This year I am in Room 12 and my teacher is Mrs Melville.  I enjoy reading and writing. This year i am looking forward to doing swimming I hope you will enjoy my blog and leave lots of feedback.