Sunday, 6 December 2015

Reading follow

Discripson: in Rebecca's reading group troublesome jones we did some follow up work so here's the work he have done. This is from a different book but it's a about a witch running away from a monster.

Wednesday, 25 November 2015


Description: every Thursday we do inquiry. There are 7 inquiry groups. I'm in 3D printing with James and we have been doing jewellery. I made a robot and now in am goi g to print it.

I am inspiring people to make stuff with 3D printers and to make the 3D printed sutures into toys of jewellery.

To make thing your self and not download thing off the 3D wearhouse that's not yours

What did you accomplish? I made something but it's not printed
What was the most frustrating/ challenging thing? What difficulties did you encounter? Getting the parts to other parts and trying to print my creashon
What was your proudest moment in your inquiry? Getting my work done and trying to print my work

Monday, 19 October 2015

Troublesome jones

 • the title is really cool and it sounds interesting. The title makes me want to read it and it seems like he gets in lots of trouble.

• I think the cover of the book is weird and I don't really like it.

• the blerb makes me want to read the book and the blerb is very interesting.

• I think the story is in a tipe of Aliway in a city.

Sunday, 6 September 2015

Te Reo portfolio sample

Description: every morning afternoon. We do Te reo we do it when kapa haka people go to kapa haka. Our topic is Maori body parts.


Big idea: we had to make a poster or a video to Teach some people. Logan and i's audience is little kids

Feedback/Feedforward: I think you made a clear picture :you could say the words in English .PS Tom is awesome 

Evaluation: I think I did good in this time is did this poster and Logan and I put our selfs in the learning pit

Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Maths portfolio sample

Description: in maths we've been multiplication and division. I think in better at multipcation.

Big idea: problem1. I used a number line for this problem and I counted in 5's 30 with a R1to and a number line to help me. Problem2. I used a hundreds board and a number line to help me.

Feedback: I think that you have done awesome working out and great maths skills!
Logan πŸ˜€πŸ‘πŸ»
Feedforward: I think next time you should use something else to work it out.
Evaluation: I think I did well on my maths in my workshop and I was working really hard

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Drama portfolio sample

Description: every Thursday we do drama with Rebecca. We did some awesome activitys like hot seat, you can't take me, and more. My favourite is you can't take me because you could use your body's and it was really fun


Big idea: my favourite drama activity is you can't take me because I like it because it was fun.

Feedback: I think you did good at staying in character.
feedforward: I think you need work on staying in the scene

Evaluation: I think I did well at drama but I need to work on acting. 

Monday, 24 August 2015

Writing portfolio sample

Description: for wiring i am learning to use along and short sentences 
Big idea:
Feedback:you are unbelievable how much work we have done
Feedforward:I think you can  work on  the ending like to be continued

Evaluation: I thought really hard to write my story and I was putting my self in the pit for this

Big idea:

Thursday, 20 August 2015

Production portfolio sample 2015

Description: every Friday we make our wereillebal arts. There are 3 themes and that are elements, heroes and villains and, out of Africa. I'm in out of Africa with Kate. This is about the production russell street school are doing. Our production is all about life. What I've done for wearbill arts it the tail, helmet spear and smock. And what I need to do is paint my helmet 

This is my finished costume 

1) The materials that I used to create my garment were: paper masha, masking tape, paint, duck tape. Fabric, cardboard.

2) The most challenging thing about production for me was: doing the paper masha.

3) One way I demonstrated a growth mindset during production was: working really hard.

4) Something I am really proud of about production was: my helmet 

5) Our school vision is to create agency, creativity and excellence. I showed this by: putting my best into my gament

Monday, 10 August 2015

Reading portfolio sample

Description: in reading we are learning to Summurise and question. So in reading time we do tic tac toe and I was doing autocorrect humanity. I'm in summering and it helped me Summurise.

Big idea: we are learning to summarise and to look for the key words.  I put myself in the pit to summarise the video. I was listening to the video carefully and Summurised it in my own words

Feedback: I think you did well talking about auto correct and about how you use to much tech
😜Jayden Paddison.
 feedforward: I think you could explain about how the tech is taking over the world and making people not so close.

Evaluation: I think I was putting myself in the pit and I was being a courageous learner. I could work work on get more organised 

Monday, 20 July 2015

Shark attack

I think this guy is very lucky because he didn't get bit or a scratch on him. It would of been scary for him. He was in South Africa in a surfing contest. Nearby rescue boats came to get him out the water. He started screaming when the shark came.

Here is the video of this -->


Monday, 22 June 2015

New Zealand flag

    I think this flag should be the new flag because this is like the all blacks and black caps and like people that are in other countries see the Silver fern on the New Zeland jerseys.

Thursday, 18 June 2015

Digestive system with Suzanne

Description: in Science  we've been learning the digestive system.

Big idea: the digestive system that parts that have to work together to digest food.

here's my video so check it out--> 

Feedback: I love how you have drawn a picture of the system and how it hade a bit of humour 
Feedforward:maybe next time you could add in a smaller arrow so it is easier to see where it was Pointing to.

Evaluation: I think I need to work on making the video less disgusting 

Two stars and a wish

Big idea:
Star1: I think I nailed avoiding blockers Ib my learning

Star2: I also think I nailed repeating the rules of poutama

Wish: I need to work on is not crying in my during my learning

Wednesday, 17 June 2015

E Te reo

Description: in E Te reo we've been learning lunch box Te reo with Elly and Troy. When the kapa Haka kids are at kapa Haka e Te reo we made videos.

Big idea: this is my video check it out -->

Feedback/feedforward: I think you should work on your pronunciation. You tried your best at your pronunciation.Memphis.

Evaluation: i think I need to work on doing less mistakes and I also need to work on is my pronunciation.


Description: in writing we have been learning conjunctions. 

  big idea:                                                
One Day in 1915 there were two people called Max and James. They invent lots of stuff and one day they made a time traveler. So James tested it out and it time traveled him to 2015. then  an evil hacker called Bob was sitting in his treehouse on his chair. He linked his computer to James and Max's time traveler and creped James in 2015 then sent the time traveler back to max. Then max went in the time traveler max and came to 2015 and saved James.Then This BIG VERY BIG robot came and tried kill us then max and James heard a scream "OH NO BRO HELP ME NOW!" said the voice inside the robot.

Max and James went to their underground lab and got bazookas and blew the robot up
CA-BOOOOOOOM. Then max and James saw some "hi what's your name" said James "hi I'm Logan" said Logan "I should give you some battle armor" said James. "AWESOME DUDE!" Said Logan then James made armor for Max and Logan. Then Max, James and Logan fort for the city and fights evil when it comes.

                                                               THE END

 evaluation: i think i got my action parts really good but i need to work on getting more paragraphs.

feedback\feedforward:I like how you used punctuation effectively. i think that you need to work on using lest ands.

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Maths sample term 2

description: this term we are doing strategy maths and we are doing addition and subtraction strategies like rounding and compensating, place value and equal additions.

Big idea:
1) $341+$359= 300+300=600 , 600+59=659, 659+40=699,699+1=700

2) $21+$32= 20+30=50 , 50+1=51+2=53

3) $42+$98= 40+90=130 , 130+2=132 132+8=140

4) 159+21= 100+20=120 , 120+59=179

Feedback/feedforward: you set it up nicely and I can see your point in it. You could say what you did without numbers.jayden.

Evaluation: what I did well on my maths because I worked hard on the maths I did. The strategy I used was place value.

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

Reading tic tac toe

Description: in my reading my goal is comprehension. The book I'm reading is Weir Do.
Big idea: I used my comprehension and thought the character is Weir and some stuff about him is just like me. So in the photo those words are like me and Weir. I am learning to make connections so I know that  A lot of things happen to Weir and they happen to me to.

Evaluation: I know that I'm getting better because I could understand what was the same between Weir and I.
I am good at text to self and text to world because I can see connections between Weir and I and Weir's dad and my dad.
I need to improve on summarising because it is sometimes it hard to explain what I have read. I am good with the book in front of me but not with the book somewhere else.

Success criteria: 
I Put a picture in the readers mind
Use text to text text to self and text to world

Feedback/feedforward: I think it is just like you and weir is just like you. I think you should work on giving a little bit more detail. Logan.

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Catch me if you can/defending

I The Catch Me If You Can- Defense

Every week we learn about skills and movement that will help us play sports. This term’s focus has been around defense. We made a video showing some of the goals we have been practicing. I have highlighted the thing I think I have done well YELLOW and one thing I would like to work on PINK.

WALT: Defensive skills and movements
Success Criteria:
Body Movement
  • Weight on balls of feet
  • Knees flexed
  • Concentration and eyes on ball, head and eyes up
  • Push hard off outside foot and go forwards to attack pass
  • Quick small feet, stay on balls of feet
  • Arms within confines of body
  • Take feet to ball
  • Land with a SBP
  • Body angled to see player and ball
  • Anticipate pass and player movement
Restrictive Marking
  • Meet player as they start towards the ball/where they want to go
  • stay close to the attacking player
  • Head and eyes up, arms close to body to avoid obstruction/contact
  • Angle body so attacking player is ‘pushed’ away from where he/she wants to go
  • 0.9m from ball carrier

  • Your video/s should be no more than 30secs long.
  • Capture you demonstrating the Success Criteria

    Feedback/Feedfordward: I think you did well with your defense but I think you that the recorder makes the video longer. Houston

    evaluation:I don't really like catch me but I try my beast and I always keep my eyes on the ball and what I need to work is on body angled to see the player

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Discovery time

Every Friday we have discovery time,and here are my photos from terraria and we strive for creativity, agency and excellence and I was showing creativity because I found  stuff off a game

Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Te Ahu a Turanga Noho Marae

Description:  In week 7, we had an overnight stay at the local Marae in Woodville.  We were immersed in Maori culture and participated in a range of activities.  We set two goals to focus on during our stay.
Big Idea:  
1.  Did you achieve your goals? Yes. How do you know? Yes I did get to sleep when I was told.

2.  What are you most proud of from the marae stay and why? When I was doing my job because I didn't muck around.

3.  What challenged you the most and why? The waving because I tried hard and I put myself in the pit.

Sunday, 22 March 2015

Position and Orientation (Geometry with Eb)

Description: We have been learning about Position and Orientation with Eb. It is a part of our learning about Geometry at maths time.

WALT: give and follow directions using, left, right, up, down, North, South, East and West


1. What major landmarks can you see from the Plaza? subway library 

2. What is the closest landmark North-West from McDonalds? Bus stop

3. What direction is the Arena from United Video? Northeast 

4. After the doctors I turn right down Victoria Ave and turn right at the round about. I travel South-West until the main road. Turn left. Follow road and stop at the 3rd right turn.Travel South-West and stop at the bottom corner of the square. What am I doing?... 

a) going shoping
b)  a Sandwich at Subway 
c) Getting a library book        
d) Hiring a DVD
e) playing basketball

5. Create your own instructions for someone to follow using the language you have learned

start at the arena go down pascal st go up cuba st go down pitt st and go up main St. Where are you?
a) going shoping
b) getting a Sandwich at Subway by Logan
c) Getting a library book        
d) Hiring a DVD
e) playing basketball

Evaluation: it took some thinking and i put my self in the pit

feedback/feedforward: it worked and I got it straight away. By Logan

Sunday, 8 March 2015

Story telling

Purpose: create a story to share orally

Description: Oral storytelling is a Maori tradition. We have been planning our own story to tell on the Marae in Week 7.

Success Criteria:
  • Between 1 and 2 minutes long

  • Using your voice to make sounds effects

  • Using your whole body to make actions

  • Use your face to tell a story through facial expression

  • Knowing the story, knowing the setting

  • Get the picture into your listener’s head

  • Stay in character - keep your composure.

  • Audience participation

  • Unique and original (Hook your audience)

    i need to work on getting more acshons and rembering my story, and i shoud be louder and i need to stop saying (and then.)

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

My math test 2015

This test is about seeing what I know about math. When we finished we marked with a red Pen. Then we went into pairs to highlight with pink for think and go for gold and my pair was Logan. And my goal is to practice in my test the write the word so I need to do it to everyday so I will do write the word everyday and I will tick the "prove it" box.


My swimming goals T 1 2015

For the next 5 weeks, we are swimming 3 times a week. We want to set a SMRAT goal so we are focused when we go swimming. 

I need to practise to get my arms straight and keep my legs straight at the same time and I'm gonna practiced freestyle every time we go swimming.
                                                    I dont Have a video 
Evaluation: before my arms were bendy and my leg were bendy but when it was swimming sports my arms and leg were strait.

Tuesday, 10 February 2015

My childhood

Purpose: to share memories from my childhood.

 Remember when my grandad was sick and he sleeped lots, like the whole day? Remember when I sat on his chair with him and watched TV?

That was me growing up.

R.I.P grandad sleep well πŸ˜₯πŸ˜₯😭