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Sunday, 10 November 2019

Real or Fake?



The Bird Of The Year

Congratulations to the Hoiho for the Bird of the year for New Zealand 2019.

Today Mrs Collins told us about the bird of the year. The Hoiho likes to eat silverside, sprat , aruhu and red cod.

Facts of the Hoiho:
 The Hoiho bird is on the five dollar note.
 The Hoiho bird is only found in the South Island.
 The Hoiho bird is harvested to extinction by the Maori people.
 The Hoiho bird is the biggest bird.
 The Hoiho bird can live up to twenty years.
 The Hoiho bird is one of the rare and special birds. 
 They are almost extinct.

Here are some photos of the Hoiho.






Thursday, 24 October 2019

Haiku Poems

Keep on Trying!

๐Ÿ’—Rieko almost won.๐Ÿ’—
๐Ÿ’™Runs fast, gets tackled at line,๐Ÿ’™
But he tries again!

We were learning about Haiku Poems.
Haiku Poems have five syllables in one sentence the second has seven syllables and the third has five too.I hope you liked my Haiku Poem!๐Ÿ’—

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Planting Our Vegetable Garden-Jamie

We chose Friday because there was no wind or rain and we chose vegetables to plant because they are healthy and nutritious. First we passed all the plants around so we could chose which ones we wanted to plant. I chose tomatoes because they looked tall already, but when we arrived Mrs Agnew told us to look behind the tag and it said that it takes 16 weeks for them to grow big. Wow - that is a lot! 
Mrs Agnew told us to dig a little hole and flip the soil upside down and take it out, then put the seedling inside the dirt and make sure it is very cosy, snug up and very tight. 
After that we looked for worms. I found a yellow worm I thought it was a larva. Me and Frances put worms on our plants because worm pee is good for plants. Then we sprinkled egg shells on the plants all around the garden to stop the bugs eating our plants.

After that we were all exhausted from our hard work.We were all happy!๐Ÿ˜€