Saturday, 18 June 2016

Home work: week 7: All due by Thursday
1.       Different Maths sheets have gone home this week – these are to reinforce what you have been learning in class.
2.       Spelling – You have 5 words to learn by next Friday. You need to put each one of these words in a SENTENCE also.
3.       Science- Water Find and write down five interesting facts about water. These facts can be about anything as long as they relate specifically to water. E.g. the longest river is fine.

4.       Extra for experts: (optional) Make a new google doc and write about a subject of your choice. Your writing will get a given a star rating of 1-3. Your stars will get added up at the end of term and there will be Totara dollar rewards for different point levels.

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

Home work: week 6: All due by Thursday
1.       Different Maths sheets have gone home this week – these are to reinforce what you have been learning in class.
2.       Spelling – You have 5 words to learn by next Friday.
3.       Science- Dinosaurs – Many scientists believe that dinosaurs were reptiles.
·         Find out about one particular dinosaur.
·         How big was it? When, where and how did it live? What were some interesting features?
·         Prepare a short talk on your dinosaur to present to the class.

4.       Extra for experts: (optional) Make a new google doc and write about a subject of your choice. Your writing will get a given a star rating of 1-3. Your stars will get added up at the end of term and there will be Totara dollar rewards for different point levels.
Home work: week 5: All due by Thursday
1.       Different Maths sheets have gone home this week – these are to reinforce what you have been learning in class.
2.       Spelling – You have 5 words to learn by next Friday.
3.       Science- Reptiles- Answer these questions:
What is a reptile?
What characteristics does a reptile have?
Name 5 different kinds of reptiles that are still alive on our planet/
What are the differences between turtles and tortoises?

4.       Extra for experts: (optional) Make a new google doc and write about a subject of your choice. Your writing will get a given a star rating of 1-3. Your stars will get added up at the end of term and there will be Totara dollar rewards for different point levels.

Monday, 30 May 2016

Home work: week 4: All due by Thursday

1.       We are continuing with our maths. If you got 100% in your basic facts test this week you will have a new sheet.  Please practise your basic facts for the test next THURSDAY.

2.       Spelling – You have 5 words to learn by next Friday.

3.       Answer this question: How does plastic waste affect the environment? Write at least 8 sentences.


4.       Extra for experts: (optional) Make a new google doc and write about a subject of your choice. Your writing will get a given a star rating of 1-3. Your stars will get added up at the end of term and there will be Totara dollar rewards for different point levels.

Thursday, 19 May 2016

Home work: week 3: All due by Thursday
1.       We are continuing with our maths. If you got 100% in your basic facts test this week you will have a new sheet.  Please practise your basic facts for the test next THURSDAY.

2.       Spelling – You have 5 words to learn by next Friday.

3.       Social science – Our topic this term is me and my environment:
Give full explanations to the following questions
(a)    What is a continent?
(b)   Make a list of the world’s seven continents.
(c)    There are 5 main oceans in the world. List them in order of size, (area).


4.       Extra for experts: (optional) Make a new google doc and write about a subject of your choice. Your writing will get a given a star rating of 1-3. Your stars will get added up at the end of term and there will be Totara dollar rewards for different point levels.

Monday, 9 May 2016

Home work: week 1 Term 2: All due by Thursday

1.       We are continuing with our maths. If you got 100% in your basic facts test this week you will have a new sheet.  Please practise your basic facts for the test next THURSDAY.
2.     
       Social science – Our topic this term is me and my environment:
Explain the meaning of the following terms:
(a)    The orbit of the Earth
(b)   The rotation of the Earth
(c)    The inclination of the Earth


3.       Extra for experts: (optional) Make a new google doc and write about a subject of your choice. Your writing will get a given a star rating of 1-3. Your stars will get added up at the end of term and there will be Totara dollar rewards for different point levels.

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Week 9
Two tasks this week:
1.       .  1.We are continuing with our maths. If you got 100% in your basic facts test this week you will have a new sheet.  Please practise your basic facts for the test next THURSDAY.
2.      
       2.We now have school email accounts and have been learning how to send emails. Your task is to send an email to me telling me 3 things you learnt at the survival swimming training at the aquatic centre on Wednesday. My email will already be in your contacts but if you need it again it is:  talia@nelsoncentral.school.nz

If you do not have email at home you will be able to use a computer at school.