Wednesday, September 21, 2016


This is my koru art of my family .  It took me awhile  to accomplish . This  Is the finished  product.  The blue koru   is  my Dad, the black koru is my Mum, the green Koru is my sister, the yellow Koru is Reno, the pink Koru is Ethan,  The purple Koru  is me Paige. I am proud of my koru art , because it  represents my family.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Paora winitana


I really tried my hardest  and it was really hard and challenge to find my  information.  

What was something you found tricky and why did you find it tricky?
I  found tricky was trying to research  and finding the information

What are you most proud of?
I am most proud of  is trying my best.

What is 1 thing you need to improve upon?
Is trying to get it finish.

Monday, September 19, 2016


Be Resourceful: Think - What resources can I use to help my learning? How can I use them best?

Select a NZ Paralympic or Olympic Athlete (using
Or ) 5 Questions 5 Interesting Facts
Co-constructed Criteria for Facts/Questions
  • Have more information = how? what? where? why? when?
  • Makes sense
    • Sentence fluency (structure)
    • Accurate spelling
    • Open & closed Questions

ScaleWidthWyI1NTUiXQ-games-71-teresa-adam006.jpgTeresa Adam

Interesting Facts
Why did she chose to be in the

How old is she?
When did she start?

When did she start playing sports?

Teresa Adam was a member of the New Zealand team competing at the 2009 Australian Youth Olympic Festival in the sport of Triathlon.
Being a very keen sports enthusiast,Teresa has been involved in both triathlon and waterpolo at very competitive levels. Birthplace: Henderson Born: 1990 Height: 164cm

Building Learning Power - Reflecting on (boccha) - P.E

Building Learning Power - Reflecting on    (boccha) - P.E

What went well? Why? How?

It went well because  people were listening and how  they listening where.

How did it feel as a Learner when playing (boccia )?
It felt awesome because you get to play with other people to.

One thing I could improve on is …..
Is more instructions and detail too.

Questions and Answers

WALT ask open ended Questions and write full Answers

This is my mascot writing.
  1. What is a mascot?  
A mascot is a person an animal or an object and its used for good luck. A mascot can represent a school a team and others things like those. A mascot is a symbol that a team looks to for support, encouragement and can be a person, a stuffed toy, an animal or an object. The word mascot comes from France. The first mascot was Misha made in France in 1980.

2. What is the history Olympic mascots?
The first Olympic mascot was born at the Grenoble Olympic Games in 1968. It was named “Schuss” and it was a little man on skis, designed in an abstract form and painted in the colors of France: blue, red and white. However, the first official Olympic mascot appeared in the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.The most popular mascot is Wenlock and Mandeville from the 2012 London Olympics.
3. Why are there mascots in the Olympic games?
It is so  it can boost the sales and thing they are advertising and also to support their country.

After researching about Olympic mascot  I got started  with my kiwi Olympic mascot . It was a fun experience and fun to learn . These are my instructions for making a Paper Mache Kiwi mascot.
5. What you need for a mascot
  1. 2 Balloon
  2. Papper
  3. Glue
  4. Pant
  5. Fethers
  6. Hands   

6.How to make a paper mache mascot?
First  you have to blow up a balloon and you need glue  and news pappa  1. You have to put the paper in the glue
2. You have to make sure you have to have not much glue on it  and then you put it on the mascot. have to live it to dry over night and then you do a another coat on and another one in till you get 4 to 5 layers on. can start painting and then you can start putting on the nose an eyes  and then you are finish.

My Reflection is  I did really good but some part of it was tricky a little bit and it was kinda interesting because you find out what are the Questions and maybe some of the facts you may not know but it is exciting because you find out stuff that you may not know. In my learning I got a bit stuck but I used my noticing  muscle to help with my work