Today the yr 7/8s went to Tech at Lincoln. I'm doing Design this pentad, today I made a mini basketball hoop and mini basketball for my room. I did sheet B as well. At Chinese we were learning the month and date, I learnt when my birthday is. Wǒ de shēngrì shì 8 yuè 13 rì means My birthday is 13th August. I showed respect by listening to the teacher. Heres a picture of my finished Basketball hoop.
The most interesting book I read in term 2 was "Tom Gates extra special treats" by Liz Pichon. I really enjoyed this book because it was a really funny. In the story Tom finds hidden treat around the house and then he finds something that worth a lot of money. He also goes to school and they get stuck at school because it snows and hes stuck with Marcus until his dad comes to pick him up but then his cousins are home and....
Today Maddy L and I had PALs, we did stilts and shooting hoops with the little kids. We had over 30+ people come to out activity which is great. The little kids looked like they were having a lot of fun. I showed community by giving up my lunch time to run an activity for the little kids.
Today the year 7/8s went to Tech at Lincoln. I'm in design, today I put my name on the list to get my 3D design printed. I also cut out the shape for my pillow and made a little pillow. While I was at Tech I showed community because I was tidying up at the end really well and got chosen to get a lolly.
The National Standard that I have been aiming for during this unit of learning is:
Year 7/8: I can use appropriate skills and technologies to find and use a range of texts for specific purposes.
Each week we have read a short text about a current event/ topic. We then formed questions based on what we had read. After this we researched the answers to our questions and finally we gave our opinions on what we had found out.