Thursday, 26 March 2015

Skimming for information

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This is the glossary and it tells you what the hard words mean, it’s a mini dictionary
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This is the title and it tells you what the page will be about in the story article or book.
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This is photography in a book. People take good photos so people are interested.
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These are the captions that tell you more information that relates to the picture or page.
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This is the contents. A contents tells you which page to go to if you want to read more about it. A content is very helpful to good readers.

Monday, 16 March 2015

All about me

We had to write about us and 3 things that where important to us. I did this because my class wanted to know about each other and I learned to put pictures on so our story looks more interesting.

All about me

My name is Zahra and I am a student at Panmure Bridge School. I was born in New Zealand and I have brownish eyes. I want to talk about my family likes and dislikes and  my friends.
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My family is very important because they are part of my life. In my family there is my mum, dad, brother and my sisters I also have my brother-in-law and my niece. Whenever I feel sick my family takes care of me and thats why they are important to me.

Image result for nandosSome of my likes are Nandos,friends, niece, family, ice cream, winter, slushies, beach and going shopping. My dislikes are summer, mosquito bites, Insects and worms because they are disgusting and summer makes me too hot. One of my important likes are my niece because she is part of my family and she makes me laugh sometimes.

My best friends are Nazella,Sajiha and Zeba. My friends are nice and when I get hurt they stand up for me. They are important to me because they play with me at school and I don’t feel lonely.

Image result for flame pizzaMy family has lots of people and they are important to me because help me a lot my friends are important to me because they play with me and they care about me. I also like to eat pizza at Flame pizza.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

The New Zealand flag

This is my Presentation and we had to write what the symbols mean in the flag. We did this because we wanted to know what the symbols meant and I learnt what the blue background is.

Friday, 6 March 2015

Traditional dress

Traditional Dress
Country:  China
Name:  Qipao
Occasion:  Wedding
Country:  India
Name:  Salwar kameez
Occasion:  Wedding
Country:  India
Name:  Sherwani
Occasion:  Wedding
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Country:  Afghanistan
Name:  Punjabi
Occasion:  Weddings and inside house
Country: Africa
Name:  Boubou
Occasion:  Outerwear and inwear
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Country:  German
Name:  Lederhosen-men
Occasion:  Outside

What I had to do was look online a outfit from a different country and we had to write some information about that outfit. We did this because we wanted to learn about different countries clothes. I learned that African clothes where worn outside and inside.

New years celebrations

New Year Celebrations
L.I: Different cultures celebrate in different ways but we all celebrate for the same reasons.
Information about the New Year celebration: They do fireworks and its a new year.
Name New Year’s
Date January 1st
Reason for celebrating It’s a New Year
How it is celebrated By some fireworks in the sky and spending time with your family.
Costume Dresses for women and suits for men
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Information about this new year celebration Its a new moon
Name Eid
Date Every 3 months
Reason for celebrated Its a new year
How is it celebrated By eating food and praying
Costume New clothes
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Information about this new year Its a traditional dance
Name Dragon dance
Date February 19
Reason for celebrating A new year
How is celebrated By dragons walking
costume dragon

What other celebrations do we have in New Zealand? How do the different cultures celebrate? How are the celebrations similar?

Information about the celebration
New Year

They do fireworks and spend time with their family.
Its celebrated by maoris and at night time they go outside and they look at the stars.

Nazella and Zahra

This is my new year celebration and we had to find out information about our new years and we had to put a video link in. We did this because we wanted to learn more about celebrations. I learned that the dragon dance is a traditional dance and it is celebrated on the day of Chinese new year.

Room 9's favorite sport

About Room 9

LI: WALT read information on a graph.

About this graph.

What does this graph show? It shows how many people like each sport.

What is one interesting piece of information you can read from this graph? In room 9 soccer is the most popular sport.

This is my graph and we had to tell questions to our classmates. We did this because we wanted to know what room 9 likes. We had to go to 3 groups and and choose a person we wanted to ask questions. I learned that soccer is the most popular sport in room 9 and rugby league has less likes. Netball, basketball and rugby has the same likes.

Thursday, 5 March 2015

My library books

This is my fiction book and I choose this book because I like funny books and I have read some of the series.

This is my Non-fiction book and I choose this book because I love making treats and I love eating them after there made.