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Tuesday, 21 August 2018

All about me - by Augustine

Learning Intention: W.A.L.T. write a recount.
Success Criteria: I know I am successful when I can write a recount about myself.

All about me

Hello! my name is Augustine. I was born in 2008. I live in Manuwera, Auckland with my mum and my dad. I have a brother and 1 sister. I go to a school in Panmure, Auckland. I have 7 best friends. My favourite subjects at school is reading, writing and maths.

 I like to play soccer, rugby union and rugby league.
My favourite food is butter chicken, chips, and KFC. I like Sprite, Fanta and L&P for my drinks. My favourite colour is Red, Green, and Blue. My hobby is playing a guitar and playing a piano. I am also a member of the scouts.

Monday, 6 August 2018

Ben the bear - by Augustine

Ben the bear

Learning Intention: W.A.L.T. write a narrative story.
Success Criteria: I know I am successful when I can write a narrative story using paragraphs, capital letters and full stops correctly.

Once upon a time there lived a bear named Ben. He was huge, brown, mean, scary and very hairy.
He eats fish from the river, and his teeth was white and sharp.

One day in the woods, Ben saw hunters, so he ran away to his cave. It was dark and cold. Then he slept,and he dreamed of hunters and soldiers hunting him. 

The next day Ben went to see if the hunters were still there,and they were. Ben saw them and he scared them off. But one of the hunters didn't follow. He called back up, and quick as a flash, back up came. 

Most of the bears of the woods was captured by the hunters. Ben the bear wanted to be free so he fought the man. Ben was shot 5 times,and he was injured but he didn't die. Ben scratched the hunter,and he died.

Later the bears broke the cages and was free. The hunters ran away and Ben was a hero. All the bears celebrated the brave bear who saved all of them. Finally all the bears were happy and safe, but Ben was taken to the bear sanctuary where he lived happily ever after.



Friday, 8 June 2018

A visit to the stone cottage - by Augustine


Learning Intention: W.A.L.T. write a recount.
Success Criteria: I know I am successful when I can write a recount using adjectives, and group my ideas into paragraphs.


How do people during the fencible era communicate to other people with out electricity?
People in the olden days use a typewriter.They type a message and sent it by mail. I saw an old typewriter in the stone cottage. It was very small. They are not like computers, laptops and chrome books because it doesn't have a screen and doesn't use electricity. The keys are also different from the computers

Do you know  the difference between the washing machine 
today and the washing machine in the olden days? In the olden days there were no electricity so they use a washing machine by hand. To spin the machine,  there is a handle to turn to make  it spin.

Do you know what the fire place is for?
The fire place is for cooking the pot of food, warming your self and for light at night. Fire is burned by fire wood. When the fire burns out they use a wind blower to burn it up again.

Friday, 25 May 2018

Autobiography - by Augustine

Learning Intention: W.A.L.T. write our autobiography.
Success Criteria: I know I am successful when I can write my auto biogrophy using adjectives and in paragraph.



                  Augustine!



My name is Augustine. I was born in middle of cold winter in July 2008. My wonderful parents are Henry and Viena. They are energetic hard working  parents. 


Daniel and Marii are my annoying, energetic brother and sister. My generous aunties are Niva, Kina, and Lilian. My cool, cook island uncles are Puasa, Augustine, Tani, and Fred. They are from my dad's side. Leti, Nele, Vite, and Visone are my uncles from my mum's side. My grandparents are Palu, Marii, Kaina and Kolotau. They are old but energetic  grandparents.


Soccer is my favourite sport, because they have great skills that I can learn and follow. The song I really like is called The Judge by Twenty one pilots. This is my favourite song because they have a nice rhythm. 

At school I love reading and writing. I like reading because reading takes you places when you imagine it and I like writing so people could read my books. 
My athletic friends are Paul, George, Marc, Matheus, Te Raiana, Harley and Oliver.

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Takapu - by Augustine

Made with Padlet

Flash- My dog - by Augustine



Black and brown hair, yellow eyes,
Runs very fast, barks very loudly, and sleeps long,


Scared of spiders, and the dark,
Enjoys eating and playing fetch,


Likes guarding the house, and running,
Hates doing nothing and cats,


Would like to be a police dog,
Resident of Auckland, Weymouth,




Learning Intention: W.A.L.T. write a poem.
Success Criteria: I know I am successful when I can write a poem about my dog.



Wednesday, 11 April 2018

MEASUREMENT - by Augustine

Learning Intention: W.A.L.T. measure the length/distance.
Success Criteria: I know I am successful when I can measure the distance using heel and toe, handspan, and Ruler.

                 (A) Toss the cannon-
This is my measurement when I toss the "cannon"
        
My toss

(1) Heel and Toe - 11 and 3/4 of heel and toe

(2) Handspan - 20 handspan


(3) Ruler - 10 feet

(B) Jump the plank
This is my measurement when I jump the "plank"
        
My Jump

(1) Heel and toe - 9 heel and toe

(2) Handspan - 15 handspan

(3) Ruler - 11 feet