06 June 2013

Wet Lunch Netbook Agreement


Today Room 7 discussed the safety of using our netbooks during a wet lunch time. We came up with some rules and put them into this agreement:


Wet Lunch Netbook Agreement


  • Eat my lunch first - keep food and drink away from computers
  • Finish my work first
  • Play learning games
  • Work at a desk with your netbook to keep it safe
  • Visit safe sites:
    • Cool maths games
    • Study Ladder
    • Sumdog
    • Xtramath
    • Other class blogs
    • Class Dojo
    • Anything on our class site (especially reading and maths links)
    • Typing practice
    • Google Apps
    • Tux paint
    • Blogger (posting work onto your blog)
  • Any damages (casing cracks or juice in keyboard or screen cracks) will cost your family $70
  • Don’t use your full name, address or phone numbers on public sites
  • Beware of side advertising - don’t click on the links
  • Keep emails friendly and happy (sort out problems face to face)
  • Use your camera for learning tasks only
  • NO DOWNLOADING MUSIC OR GAMES (your parents will be contacted and your netbook removed)


05 June 2013

Education in the past

We learnt how to turn our presentations into a flipping e-book. We hope you enjoy our work, and thanks to Miss Paton for teaching us this great trick! I learnt that in the olden days the teachers weren't allowed to dye their hair. By Sebastian Today we are learning about Past Education. I have learnt that in the olden days they used a feather with ink to write or draw. We have made a FlipSnack where you can flip your slideshows. I hope you enjoy looking at my ebook. By Shantay This is my E-book on past education, I learnt that In the olden days boys and girls use to wear gumboots and boys got taught woodwork and the girls got taught swimming skills and In the olden days if children didn't go to school with clean fingernails they would of got the strap. By Christopher I learnt that they used Teletypers in 1930's. I also learnt that if you have dirty fingernails they had to clean them or cut them. By Deziree

04 June 2013

Des Hunt visit

                                                                             Des Hunt

Des hunt came to visit us today. He used chemistry and physics to teach us about writing. He shared us some of the things he done when he was our age. I learnt that  chemistry was fun after all.



by Tai

A Visit from Des Hunt

The author Des Hunt came to visit us today.He used chemistry and physics to teach us about writing.He made it interesting and fun.




I learnt that writing is a game you don't know what is going to happen about writing.
by Mere

A Visit From Des Hunt

                     Des Hunt                    
                                                                                     

       Des Hunt came to visit us today. He used chemistry
 and physics to teach us about writing. He made it interesting and fun. I learnt that you need a good hook about writing.

By Riley

A Visit from Des Hunt

The author Des Hunt came to visit us today.He used chemistry and physics to show us how to make it fun.He also showed us some amazing science tricks and talked to us about what he wanted to be when he grows up.I learnt that you have to make your story interesting.

by Abdurrahman