<![CDATA[Miss M's Super Heroes - Learning]]>Sat, 21 Nov 2015 02:56:18 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[Kea - Background information]]>Sun, 06 Sep 2015 00:57:29 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/kea-background-information
Documentary
You are watching this as a follow up task.  Remember to take notes as we did in our full class teaching session the other day.
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<![CDATA[speeches]]>Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:22:51 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/speechesThroughout this term we will be writing and performing speeches.  Below are a variety of topics to get you thinking about what you would like to speak to the class about - you are able to choose any of these topics or any topic of which you are confident speaking about for your first speech.  Your second speech will be based on your time at Lynmore but both will be written at school.
  • Explain a cultural festival or practice of significance to you that others may not know about or appreciate.
  • A day in my life as a ...(table, pencil, car, potato, bicycle, blackboard, window, ball, anything at all!)
  • If I ruled the world...
  • If I was a parent the ground rules I would make are...
  • If I had three wishes they would be...
  • My secret life as a hero...
  • Why do we have seasons?
  • Why do we have day and night time?
  • How come the earth goes round and round?
  • What are stars?
  • Why is a dog often called 'Man's best friend'?
  • It is better to be a kid than an adult
  • It is better to be an adult than a kid
  • If I was born a hundred years ago, I ...
  • How to procrastinate like a professional - ten top tips
  • My worst embarrassing experience
  • 5 sure-to-impress excuses for not handing in your homework (getting to work on time, coming home on time...)
  • How to successfully annoy your parents (co-workers, friends...)
  • The top 3 strangest hobbies
  • How to get others to do your work for you without them knowing
  • How to successfully fail your exams
  • My secret life as...
  • Why junk food is good for you
  • Why lying well can be useful
  • How to look intelligent
  • Homework is the best/worst thing in the world
  • Tell us about the world's largest animal (blue whale)
  • Tell us about the world's tallest animal (giraffe)
  • Tell us about the world's fastest insect (dragonfly)
  • How would you make your school better?
  • School uniform is a good/bad idea because...
  • Education is important
  • Save the planet
  • Don't give in to peer pressure
  • Reduce, reuse, recycle
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<![CDATA[August 16th, 2015]]>Sun, 16 Aug 2015 16:30:23 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/august-16th-2015At the moment in strand we are exploring different types of graphs and how to read and analyse these so that we will be able to create our own.  Have a look at the following links to help you understand the graphs that we will be working with.
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<![CDATA[Martin luther king junior speech]]>Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:38:19 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/martin-luther-king-junior-speech
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<![CDATA[circle geometry]]>Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:15:22 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/circle-geometry1In class as part of strand we will be having a go at creating our very own Mandala.  Have a look at the following youtube clip for clues.  
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<![CDATA[Circle geometry]]>Tue, 21 Jul 2015 10:38:45 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/circle-geometryOver the next two weeks we are studying circle geometry in strand.  Below are links that you can refer back to throughout the unit if you have not grasped the concept YET or just need to confirm that what you know is true.  We will be going through these in class also.
Angles
Measuring Angles
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<![CDATA[what is the solar system?]]>Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:48:56 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/what-is-the-solar-system
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<![CDATA[Speeches]]>Thu, 09 Jul 2015 06:08:44 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/speeches1Examples

How to:

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<![CDATA[Natural disasters - where are they?]]>Tue, 16 Jun 2015 02:16:57 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/natural-disasters-where-are-theyUse the following links to help you locate natural disasters that have occurred in New Zealand.  Be sure to use a key to indicate what disasters have happened where?
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<![CDATA[Features of a narrative]]>Mon, 01 Jun 2015 04:29:41 GMThttp://sarahssuperheroes.weebly.com/learning/features-of-a-narrativeThe basis of your pick a path story needs to be a narrative story.  Inside each narrative there are: plot, character, conflict, theme and setting.  Watch the following rap video to give you an idea of examples of each.
Rap - Five things you need in a narrative
Below are a couple more videos that give you examples of what is needed in a narrative for it to be interesting and keep the reader engaged.
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