Thursday, 14 September 2017

Celebrating Maori language week



This article is about the Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori who were
Celebrating Maori Language week in new Zealand and on  Thursday, September 14,  which marks the day in 1972 that the Māori Language Petition was delivered to Parliament.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

What's a in a name?

Read the following questions and answer them in full sentences.  I have started the first two for you, please apply this to all the questions.Comprehension -  Journal Rotation lesson What's in a name?Screenshot 2017-09-11 at 11.09.11.png



  1. Who is this lady?  This lady’s name is Irini Kemara


  1. What does her name mean?  Her name means peace
  2. .Who was the photographer? The photographer’s name was samuel Carnell.
  3. Why was he well known?
  Taking photos of Striking maori’s potraits
  1. Why is she sitting with her left side
facing the camera?. Because the photographer and her wanted to show us her tattoos.
  1. What does moko kauae mean?
  Kauae means chin tattoo
  1. What is the Maori name for Bella?
Pera  means  Bella.


  1. How do we know that she was proud of her tattoos?  Because she is showing her tattoos she haves.


  1. Describe her clothing.  Irene wears both Maori and European clothing
  2. Why do you think the book is important enough to be in the photo?   The book might be important because it is probably about her life.
It’s probably her bin

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Kenya Banned plastic bags.



Kenyan people are the main characters in this article.


Kenya banned plastic bags and joins 40 other countries in banning plastic, including France, Italy, Rwanda, and China.
             
Screenshot 2017-08-30 at 10.41.31.pngThis event took place in Kenya.


The event took place on August 29 2017.

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Police Mascot dies


Constable Elliot is the main person in this article.

Constable Eliot urged drivers to slow down around schools.
         
   
The event took place in Wellington.       


This event took place yesterday.

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Pt England Dental Clinic.


On Tuesday we went to Pt England Dental Clinic.We had lunch in the waiting room and read some books.The dentist looked in my mouth and found a hole in one of my teeth. I`ll have to come back to get it done. It was an ok trip.


















Friday, 11 August 2017

Richie Patterson comes to visit



On Wednesday  Richie Patterson came to visit our school. He talked about the three values and what he did at the Olympics. He won a gold medal for weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games. Richie gave out cards to some of the audience. I liked that he didn’t give up.





Thursday, 6 July 2017

Waiting for someone

Yesterday me and a friend went down to Sylvia park to wait for my brother. We sat on some Massage chair's. We waited for a whole hour then we decided to go back home.