Tuesday, August 14, 2018


On Monday we went to the hall for boxing.
We had a couch and her name was Pax.
She was our couch for boxing and she also told us the rules respect,discipline and safety.
We learnt how to jab,cross,left hook,right hook,uppercuts,movement and combos.
My favourite part was the combos.

WALT: Learning how to box


My name is Michael and I go to school.
 I’m going to Hawaii for my trip and I'm traveling on boat to get there. The reason why is because I’m learning about Volcanoes,I just hope it doesn't erupt on me! 

5 w’s
Why:learning about Volcanoes.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Math Stategy

WALT:Using tidy numbers
Tidy numbers end with a 0
 -7    +7



Wednesday, August 8, 2018


 WALT:Flip=Financial literacy in Primary

P.W.C=Price Waterhouse Coopers

P.W.C was our visiter for our school.

We had a sheet with 8 question and we had to fill the sheet before they came in, so after that we handed them in and had to wait till monday.

They came in and told us there names Richard and Anibell.

They were a company and they were talking about money,saving,identity,insurance,identity theft.

After the talk we got 4 booklets and 4 cardboard cards to write on,so when we wrote on the cards and wrote in the booklets and when we finished all of it we got to have the so we took it home.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Thought cloud


Center my text (Writing)

Increase the size of the front (Writing)

Give depth to the thought cloud outline

Replace the colour of the fill to clear not blue.

gas trap

On Thursday, it was science and we got a paper that was called gas trap there was a place to cut so I cut it. 

We got ot water in our cup and we waited for about 2 minutes and we saw stem on the glass sides and the we got a lid than closed it and we wrote what we saw inside.

So cut part it had words and suppose to hold it on the other side and try to read it. So after the experiment we had a talk and we were talking about water vapour, so after the talk we were done.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Bar key

WALT:Use the BAR key to improve the design of at least two of these options..
Astronaut uniform
Bar key

Monday, July 2, 2018

Predition key

WALT:Predict how houses on the moon might look. Remember, there is no oxygen in space for us to breath!
Prediction Key

Variation key

WALT:How many ways can you think of to get people treating our earth better?
 Variations key

Reverse Key

WALT:We know that we stick to the earth, with the help of gravity...but what if gravity didn’t exist? What would you do?
 Reverse key: Hold on to a tree Float around Go to the different islands Walking on my hands Look at the stars real close Wear a astronaut suit to keep me down Take off my shoes and sock and make my feet touch another planet Go to other planets Eat while floating Spin around Pretend to fly Pretend to be a superhero Throw apples around and than float fast and eat it up Get dizzy Go to mars Go to mercury

Alphabet key

Where I go it from.
WALT:Complete an A-Z alphabet listing of all the key topic vocabulary to do with earth and beyond. 

Alphabet key:
G-Gas giants
I-Io moon
L-Larissa moon
O-Oberon moon
P-Phoebe moon
Q-Quora moon
R-Rehea S-Sao

Friday, June 22, 2018

Matariki the maori new year

Matariki is the seven sisters Matariki is a cluster of stars,known as pleiades star cluster. Hemi kelly the acknowledge Special time and place Heaven bounds kites

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Day and night

Why do we have night and day?
We have day and night because the earth’s rotation.

 Firstly, the northern hemisphere faces the sun that’s Day and the southern hemisphere faces to space that’s Night.In addition the earth is spinning on its axis, the axis is a imaginary line from the north pole to the south pole.

Secondly, the earth takes 365 days to make a revolution that makes a year.

 Lastly, the sun makes day because its a star.

 That’s why we have day and night.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Puzzle piece By Michael

Firstly, I was given a 1\20 puzzle piece.We didn’t know what it would look like When it’s finished.So then we got an enlarger white paper.We were told to get crayons and remake the 1/20 puzzle piece on the enlarger paper.

 Secondly, we took the colors we needed for coloring the enlarger paper.Furthermore i colored it and it was teacher helped me and i did it.

 Lastly, I had fun and enjoyed it.Other people did earth of a ¼ or quarter.

WALT: To use spciffic vocabulary.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Walking water

Firstly Ms Bracey was setting up a experiment for science last week.She put 7 cups into a line and filled up 1,3,5 and 7 with water and added food colouring the primary colours and Left 2,4 and 6 empty and than put in paper towel strips.The primary colours are red,yellow and blue and in Tongan kulakula mo engeenge .We worked in buddies and she gave us an observation sheet. Secondly we were asked to predict what will happen with the experiment.My prediction was the colors were going to mix and become secondary colors.My buddy had the same idea. Lastly, we waited for 3 days and our idea was right,so we were told to observe to write what we saw and we did.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Solar system

Create an animation of the solar system using google drawing My challenge was to create the animation on google drawing.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Moon phases

using google drawings to create the different moon phases

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Stuff about me

Set Serve and Spike

WALT: To explain and use specific vocabulary.
At Volleyball  you learn volleyball skills to play.

Firstly, at volleyball you will learn how to serve,ready position and how to get the ball over the net.

In addition You’re not allowed to hit the volleyball too high or else it would make other players injured and it might go out of bounds.

In conclusion volleyball skills are important skills to play a real game.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Michael-Solar System colours

Mercury: Grey, Kulei 

Venus: White, Hinehina Yellow, Engeenge

Earth: Blue, Pulu White, Hinehina

Mars: Red, Hinehina

Jupiter: Orange, Moli

Saturn: Gold, Engeenge

Uranus: Blue, pulu

Neptune: Blue, Pulu

Wednesday, May 23, 2018


Image result for earth's orbit around the sun gif
The colour of the magnetic field is kulakula and lanumata. Did you know that the sun has a magnetic field? The sun is coloured engeenge ( Means yellow) In fact the sun is from hydrogen,helium and gas. Furthermore the sun is a big star. In addition the gravity from the sun makes the planets orbit around it.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

DMIC week 1

At school we got into our groups.We had a math problem to solve.There were lots of words.It was about time,hours and minutes.We worked out the answers and we had to write our strategy on the whiteboard.We explained our strategy.We got some question from the other groups.
My challenge was to work with a difficult group.

WALT:Learning time and fractions.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Being in a globe

 WALT: Repeat writing an explanation. focus on sentence control: continue to use comma for  punctuation

  Challenge: This time I added simile was to repeat this exclamation mark.

Secondly in the planetarium there are comfortable chairs. The planetarium is like being in a globe. You could see a,3D movie with robots in it,constellations, the southern cross,sunrise,planets and compass points.

Present tense

Image result for stardomeWalt: learning to write  an explanation   with sentences Control and commas to form a list.

Firstly Stardome is a place to learn facts about the Solar System.In the Corridor there are facts about ,Matariki,biggest telescope,how does night and day work,comets,planets and what solar means.

This is a challenge to write in Present tense.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Photo to my blog

I learnt how to embed a photo to my blog.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

The story of Dunkirk

Dunkirk:At Dunkirk located in France there was a rescue boat that had a red cross. It had 200,000 injured men in the rescue boat.German airplane’s came and bombed up the rescue boat. Michael.F

Friday, April 6, 2018

Michael or Malanata

Malo e lele my name is Michael or Malanata. I am a year (nima) that means 5 and my age is (hiva) that means 9.vMy school is called Tamaki Primary.
I’m a big brother, I am good at maths and my goal is to learn my 7 timetable.My maths is challenging because I’m learning about  decimals plus it’s a new part of maths for me.
When I get older I want to be a rugby player and the person that inspires me is Daniel Tupou and I want to have a growth mindset.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Explores of the Sunrise

Waka tapu
by Jeff Evans
I listened and read this article and
In a nutshell I learnt…
Why:To travel to Rapa Nui.
Who:They are talking about the voyagers.
Where:It took place in the sea.
How:They traveled using polynesians skills of knowledge.

What: it’s about how why when who and what they voyaged.