Wednesday, 17 April 2013

End of Term

Ebony says: You can be proud of your Student Led Conference Max. I think you did such a great job even though you didn't have as much time to practice. I got a strong sense that you are in charge of your learning as you have thoughtful reflections about your next learning steps. Well done and keep it up next term!

Tuesday, 16 April 2013


WALT: write a recount

That means we are writing about an experience that we have had.

Success Criteria:
  • Write what we enjoyed
  • Write about how we felt
  • Add detail about what I did
  • Write about what it looked like

Ebony says: You do a great job at including detail about what you did and what it looks like. I like how you used the word awesome. Your next step is to use what you know about words to edit some attempts you make at new words that are a bit tricky. Keep it up Max.


Ebony says: This is a very honest reflection Max. I like how you have thought about what you would like to improve on for next term. Well done!

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Daylight Savings

WALT: clarify unknown words when we read

Success Criteria:
  • stop
  • ask someone for help (like an adult)
I can't say the word...
  • sound it out
  • reread
  • look at the pictures
I can say the word but I don't know what it means...
  • look at a glossary
  • read to the end of the sentence
  • look at the pictures
  • ask someone who might know about the topic
Ebony says: This is a good start to clarifying the words you do not understand Max. From now on you will be reading text that might include some words like these and it is great that you can stop and ask for clarification.

Thursday, 4 April 2013

Koru Art

WALT: Use symbols (to represent something special to me)
- Colours stand out
- use warm and cold colours
- bold, big symbols (koru)
- colours chosen could have meaning
- layout - fill the page
- arrangement - connected koru
- shapes of koru is realistic
- sizes
- I can explain my art
●Light colours - bright
●Contrasting colours - warm/hot and cold/cool plus black
and white.
●Certain colours in certain spots
●Black looks like an outline
●Not lots and lots of koru
●Connected together

This is How i made My koru Art

The colours that i did are blue orange purple yellow and white. the orange are mum and dad

Ebony says: I like how you have thought about colour and layout to represent your family. A very well thought out piece you can be proud of Max.

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Pie Graph

WALT: make and read a graph

Success Criteria:

Data (information)

My graph is about how many devices there are in our class.

What it the most popular?
 Pc and Mac laptops
What is the least popular?
 it is PC
Ebony says: This is a fantastic presentation of your learning of statistics this term Max. I like how you collected all the information by yourself. Well done!