This week I have participated actively in a range of learning experiences around ‘Multicultural week'
WHAT: I was involved in a range of learning experiences for Multicultural week. I did okay trying to use chopsticks to pick up jellybeans.
I learnt how to make a Chinese creation called spring.
I enjoyed using chopsticks to pick up jellybeans.
I was most fascinated by all the cultures that we have at our school
NOW WHATA question I have is how many people live in Russia.
What?This week was literacy week. I did the scavenger hunt with Maxim. Year's 3 - 8 went to the hall to see Soraya Nicholas - visiting author. There was also the dress up day on Thursday.
My favourite part of literacy week was the dress up day.
I want to put more effort into my costume for next literacy week.
Word Study - Blog 1 term 3
I am learning to understand how words are formed using roots, prefixes and suffixes.
I have learned that words that have the root hydra- and aqua- mean water. For example, aquamarine is the colour of the ocean.
I have learned that words that have the root spect- mean look / see. For example look at the spectacular sun shining.
I feel that I have an excellent understanding of the root words aqua-, hydra-, and spect-