Art Attack

Art Attack Blog, Week 5, term 3


For art attack my goal was to produce a piece of art related to our local landscape using either paint, water colour or pastel.

With Mrs Marsh I learned about foreground, midground and background in landscapes.
With Mr Forman I learned about colour and complementary colours.
With Mr Rule I looked at the different landscape features of Canterbury and Banks Peninsula.

  • i learned about back/mid/fore ground
  • i used trees,hills,house,sea
  • something easy was my house something that was hard was the trees

  • i wood like to do more water paint
  • i wood like to get better at my trees

Trem 3 goals

My learning Goals for Term 3


I have been identifying my literacy goals for the start of term 3
My reading teacher is Mrs Marsh
My writing teacher is Mr Forman

So What?

My handwriting goal is to I am using cursive with some confidence

My spelling goal is to complete list 6

My writing goal is to write about a moment in time using a picture prompt
                                use a variety of simple, compound and complex sentences
                                use a variety of verbs and adjectives to make my writing more interesting, and
                                precise nouns

My reading goal is to understand what the author has written in a paragraph to help us make a sensible prediction what will happen in the next paragraph.

My blog goals are  to  add more detail to my blog posts
                            to proofread and edit my blog post before publishing
                            to use a variety of ways to show my learning (text, photos/images, video)
                            to complete all the set blogs for this term
                            to do a ‘Can Do’ blog about an achievement, some other learning or something I am  proud of


Reading program

What? I am learn about our new  literacy program

So what? my teacher is Mr Forman

know what? I would like to get better at SSW


What My learning goal is to do  paragraph

So what I have learned to  write in paragraph

know what My next step is to do information report



I have been learning to solve subtraction problems by subtraction enough to get to a tidy number, then subtracting the rest.

So What?

I have learned that when you have an equation like 73 - 28  = you can either add the same number to both sides, or you can subtract the same number from both sides. 

Now What?

My next step is to use this strategy with larger numbers

Dance program

IHBL: a hip hop routine
         a cha cha routine
         to combine different movements in to a dance routine to Treasure by Bruno Mars
         to combine different cha cha moves into a dance routine to can't stop the feeling by Justine timber lake
So What  My favorite movement / dance was the hip hop
Now what I would like to do further dance lessons



20.6.17 What my learning goal is to write a rap

So What I have learned how to write a rap

Know What my next step is to rap it

Term 2 Highlight

Things I have enjoyed this term are:

Passion project

Dancing with Dean because we got to do dancing

Free writing because we get to write about   ethane  thing you like

music with Mr Mcallun

Reciprocal Reading

What? I am learning about reciprocal reading.

So what? I have learned that reciprocal reading involves students being the leaders. Everyone is expected to contribute.

Now what? two areas I want to get better at are prediction and summarising.

I also want to get involved more and have a go at being the leader. 

ANZAC blog 1

ANZAC Blog 1

What? I am learning about Anzac Day as it is an important part of ‘Being a New Zealander.

So What?
Two things I know: there is a dawn parade and at the dawn parade they lay the wreaths.

Two things I would like to know: what they did in the trenches and what guns did they have.

Two things I have learned: there were lots of rats and there is a no-man's land.

Now What?

I would like to learn more about Gallipoli because I find it interesting.