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Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Matariki Celebration


This is some information about what we have done for Matariki. Matariki is one of the most important celebration of the Maori generation and is also about Whanau coming together.


Friday, 22 June 2018

Casey and Jeff animation



This is an example of an animated story that i recreated in scratch.

The components used to create this include:
backdrops
charecters
speech bubbles

The codes that I used to create the story include:

  •  Events to start the story 
  • Looks script to enable the sprites to talk

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Te Pounamu - Unicycle Craze - Reading

Today for reading we read a story about The Cycling Craze, it was about some of the things that we used in the olden day. We also learnt about the different types of cycles there are three types unicycle that means it balances on one wheel, bicycle that means it balances on two wheels and the last cycle is a tricycle the tricycle has three wheels on it. On this video he is balancing on a tight and is riding a unicycle.

Friday, 8 June 2018

Tech


Today for tech I was doing coding on a site called scratch. It is a coding site and allows you to make games, animated stories, animations, interactive art and music and dance games. I learnt how to create a animated story about Casey and Jeff going to the park by coding it was fun because it was my first time and it was different because i have never done coding before.

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Samoan Language week


As it is vaiaso o le gagana Samoa (Samoan Language Week) my group and i made a DLO about Samoan language week. Me and my group learnt about what the Samoan coat of arms represent and also what the flag represents.

Monday, 28 May 2018

The Leap of faith narritive

Leap of faith


The sun went down and it started to get darker.
“I am ready to fly mum‘’ I said.
‘’Go on then son,“ Yelled mum.
I was nervous and excited, my heart was pounding fast and my eyes were wide open.
“I really want to fly,‘’ I cried. Straight away I saw the delicious wriggly worm. I was tired of sharing one worm, I wanted to eat my own worm. I was sick of being hungry’! I saw the nice wriggling worm wriggle and wanted to eat all by myself, but there was only one thing stopping me. I needed to learn how to fly right now.


I lifted one leg. I could feel the cold wind flowing underneath my talons. I knew I had to be brave so I spread my wings, closed my eyes and leapt. I felt strong and so free. I saw the grass get smaller and smaller as I got higher and higher. I saw the cars zooming fast down the road and heard the trees flowing through the rhythm of the air.


This week for writing our task was to create a narrative. Our prompt this week was to write our narrative based on the story called A leap of faith.  I struggled because I had to use a plan and I didn't know were to put the plan into the narrative. We also used a word Cline to chose what powerful to pick and put in our narrative.

Friday, 25 May 2018

Tech Refliction


Today for tech I was finishing off my work book and then me and the rest of my class made a thank you letter because it was the last day with Mr Grundy. It was an amassing opportunity to work with him and to create our pewter casting design. THANK YOU MR. GRUNDY