Thursday, 24 May 2018



the great pacific garbage patch

Seasons worksheet

Why do we have seasons?

Watch the video and go on the websites to find answers to the questions below.

How many times a year does the earth 1
Which way does the sun appear to move across the sky? East for new zealand
What hemisphere is New Zealand in?Southern hemisphere

What months do we have spring in?
: September - November
Write two paragraphs about your
favourite season in the space below\

My favourite season is summer because we can have fun and don't go school and go beach with family.

We can play rugby and have a feed with my family and go new places and meet new people.
Why are our seasons at different times of the year to other parts of the world?Because we have different kind of weaher.
If New Zealand is in summer, what season would it be in North america?spring
What is the axis?an imaginary line about which a body rotates.

The Equator.
The Equator is an imaginary circle around Earth. It divides Earth into two equal parts: the Northern Hemisphere and the Southern Hemisphere. It runs halfway between the North and South poles. The distance around the Equator is about 24,900 miles (40,000 kilometers).

Look at the videos and pictures below and answer the questions

What is the line going across the picture?Equator
What do you think the colours represent in the picture?the red is the Equator
How do seasonal changes affect plants and animals? They change color and do different things.
If we could see New Zealand on this picture what colour do you think it would be? blue
Why are the countries that are close to the equator always hot? Africa
Where is the northern hemisphere and where is the southern hemisphere?
north of the Equator
At the bottom

The center of the soar system

The sun

Name:Timote    Date: 24 of May 2018

What the sun does?
The Sun or the Sol makes food for us like fruit and veges.They use the sun to grow these things.The Sun makes rain by heating up the rain and it turns into water vaipa that water vaipa travels up it the clouds.There every no new water when it rains it make water on ground after the the Sun heats.That is the water cycle.By the way the Sol is another way to say Sun.Image result for the sun

Solar energy
Solar energy is what power house if you have Solar Panels.They put the Solar Panels on your roof.When it point to the Sun it gives you power.Image result for solar panels

The Sun has Solar Flares.Solar Flares are when the Sun gets brighter.

What Orbits the Sun or Sol?
Mercury is the faster because it is closer to the sun and it more powerful there.It is not the hottest it is Venus and after Venus it is planet Earth The land of people and Animals also the moon orbit the Sun and Satellite.After Earth is Mars than Jupiter After that is Saturn than Uranus and the last one is Neptune.

Thursday, 10 May 2018

WAL where rain comes from

We had cream and water.

We put a blue water onto the cream. The blue water is go down a little bit but lots stayed up.

We put more blue and the blue is going down.

We put even more blue and the cloud started to go up.

The rain comes down when the cloud is full up.

Sunlight on Earth

What is the sun and what does it do?

How does the solar system work?

What are the planets?

Sun information report

Title: sunlight on the earth
Paragraph: what is the sun?
  • Star
  • Does not move
  • Surrounded by 8 planets
  • Part of the solar system
  • Small - big

Paragraph 2: What its made of?
  • 99.87% Hg
  • Core is the hottest part of the sun
  • Its hot
  • Energy

Paragraph 3: What does the sun d
  • Compass
  • Shadow
  • West
  • Egyptian
  • Sunflowers know where the sun is
  • Total darkness
  • 8 minutes -
  • produces light and warmth

in the egyption days they used the sun to tell the time  they used it by east and west. When a shadow is still and the time past.When it morning the shadow stays still and when it noon  the shadow gets smaller but it always point to west.

Around the earth is total darkness with some stars around it to. And the sun produces two kind of energy it is light and warmth.

The sun, called Sol, sits at the centre of the solar system and produces light and heat.

The Sun!

What is the sun?
The sun is a star that is part of our solar system. The sun sits at the centre of the solar system, it is orbited by 8 planets which rotate at the same time. The sun is the biggest part of our solar system, but it’s small compared to other suns in other systems. The sun does not move because it’s a star.

What is the sun made of?

The sun is made of energy. The sun produces energy, called solar energy which can be used to power homes on Earth. The core is the hottest part of the sun, it is 27 million degrees F*/15 million degrees C*. It’s made of Hydrogen gas which is sometimes known as Hg.

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

hard word from my story

Crossing the bridge

Crossing the bridge

On Saturday the 16th of March 1852, there was a farmer and her brown and white cow in the farm. The farmer’s name was called Peaches. They he wait the the market to sell the milk for some money.

First the farmer Peaches got her cow and tried to get the cow to move come on bessie.” She said as she was struggling to pull bessie. Peaches grabbed her coins and she went to William Johnsen the toll keeper. She gave William Johnson 1 coin for her and 1 for her cow.

“Evening Johnsonshe said as she was waiting to cross the bridge.

Filliam Johnson took the money and said “thank you very much,enjoy your day.” William Johnson used his strength to turn the winch so that the farmer could go through the bridge and go to the market. The Farmer and the cow got to the market and the Farmer got the bucket and milked the cow to sell the milk to the villagers.

The farmer looked and looked to see if anyone was coming to get some milk. But then she saw one person in line to see if it tasted nice. So she gave the nice lady some milk and she said WOOPHE!!!, that's the best milk i've ever tasted.” So she bought some milk and took it to her kids and they shared the milk together. After she left she told everyone about the milk and there was a whole line of people waiting to get some milk. After he got to the last person and there was no one else in the line. So she packed up all her stuff and took her Cow home.
Later On they got home and they jumped straight on to their beds and went to sleep.At the end we felt proud that i selled milk.

Recount checklist ✓✓✓✓✓✓✓✓✓
Surface features
Capital letters at the beginning of a sentence
Capital ‘I’
Capital letters for names of places and people
Full stops at the end of a sentence
Speech marks when people are talking
Punctuation - ? ! ; : ‘
Words are written in past tense
Connectives - next, then, afterwards
Interesting and difficult adjectives

Deep features

Introduction has who, what, when, where, why, and how
Conclusion has a reflective statement or says how you felt
Ideas/events in the right order

3 paragraphs

Metaphors and similes
Did not find anything
Different types of sentences - short, long, compound and complex