maths mate week 5 term 1

predict: I predict this is going to involve problem solving.

read: draw the missing face

clarify —

big question: What is the missing face?

solve : I counted through all the faces to see which had which then I realized there were 3 circle faces three hexagonal faces and two square faces so the face would be square. Then there were three sets of three hairs three sets on one hair and two sets of two hairs so it would be 2 hairs. Then  there were 3 sets of blank eyes three sets of big eyes and only 2 sets of half open eyes so it would be the half open eyes. finnaly there were three sets of blank noses three sets of big noses and only 2 sets of light shaded noses so it would be a light shaded nose.

answer: a square face a lightly shaded nose 2 hair’s and half open eyes.

stratergies: guess check and improve and do I know a similar problem?

spelling week 6

Act 1: It is compulsory that the commonwealth of Australia use very good communication because have a prescription to teat this country well. To do that we have to make sure our communist knows what they are responsible for.

Act 2:

Communist: A person who is regarded as supporting politically.

Commonwealth: A federation of states e.g the Commonwealth of Australia.

Compulsory: Something that is required.

Commission: The act of committing or giving in charge.

Coalition: A combination or alliance.

Act 3:

a I peeled all of the potatoes and out them in the pan.

b we have two pianos at home.

c we watched in awe as the two volcanoes blew up.

e the dogs chased the tree kangaroos across the paddock.

f the heroes who rescued the children were awarded with medals.

g we took lots of photos at the wedding.

h all the frighted buffaloes stampeded across the plain.

act 4

ine in wine = define, fine, dine, mine, vine, spine, line

ine in engine = genuine, famine,  vaccine , medicine,

ine in sardine = nectarine , cuisine, machine, routine, guillotine,

100 WBC week

“Look up can you see”?

“see what”?

“that  big lolliepop in the sky”

” yeah I see that”

“that’s not as cool as the new baboon in the zoo”

“I’ve seen that. It’s not that cool”

as Sarah and Cassy argue over and over they do not realize what is going on outside !!! The world is about to blow up and all they can think about is  arguing . Imagine if you were one of the girls and the world suddenly blew up without you knowing ! What would you do? ask yourself how you would feel and what you would do.

spelling week 7

act 1

1.Allowed, Aloud 2. bare, bear 3.barren,baron 4. bury, berry 5. boar, bore 6. boarder, border 7. bridal, bridle 8. caught, court.

act 2

candidate: nominee for a award of honoure.

barrister: A person who is permitted to work in the law courts.

caucus: a meeting of supporters or members of a political parties.

bankruptcy: a person or cooperation that has been declared insolvent through a court proceeding.

autobiography: an account of a person’s life and events  written by that person

act 3

The night when it was dark they quietly crept along and go on the ships deck. everyone was too busy to notice them . By and by they came to a black square hole. and down they crept by a ladder what was in it ? They found a lower deck after they had gone down a little way and had just stepped on to it when the whole was covered over.

act 4

a. There are two chiefs in this tribe.

b.The cut the oranges into halves.

c. The police arrested the three thieves.

d.The baker gave me seven loaves of bread.

e. The men and there wives are touring to gold coast.

f. We stacked the books on the two bottom shelves.

g. The wolves were driven off by the noise of the guns.

h. We swept up all the fallen leaves in the garden.


100 wc week 25

It was a Tuesday morning in springville and everyone was awfully happy including on young girl called Josey. Running down the stars Josey finds herself awfully hungry. She decides to make herself a peice of toast. She puts her toast in the toaster and it POP’S up into her face. Then she gets the butter and spreads it . finnaly she is up to the peanut butter opens the lid, AHHHHHHHH  there is none left!!!!!!!!! This is terrible terrible What are we going to do?? But wait Josey decides to pull out the honey! Were all saved from this terrible disaster.

maths mate sheet 4 term 1 question 22

predict: I predict this question is going to involve problem solving.

read: Outside Kaitlin front gate there is a power pole. Along the street there a several more power poles all evenly spaced. starting at the first pole it takes Kaitlin 30 seconds to get to the third pole. At this rate how long will it take her to get to pole 6?

Clarify:  —

Big question: How long will it take Kaitlin to get to pole six?

strategies: Prior knowledge, Have a seen a question similar to this before?

Solve: I knew that it took Kaitlin 30 seconds to get to pole 3 but she only ran 2 poles. so it would take her 75 seconds for 15 seconds per pole.


spelling 6


Those parliamentarians are arguing again- stop them.

Pass me those volumes of Hansard,please.

Do you agree with those new laws to be presented for parliamentary debate?

The police picked up those burgers in the backyard.






govern             lead,run            abandon fail

pollution        abuse,dirtying       sterility, cleaness

member          associate, representative          opponent, foe



100 challenge week 24

There once lived a lovely young girl named Cinderella she was a quite capable young girl but was a slave to her rotten step mother. Until one day a letter arrived in the mail about a royal ball. She jumped at the idea but soon realised that the invitation was not for her. So she snuck out to the dress shop and stole her step mothers purse to buy a beautiful royal dress for the ball.

2 years later

As Cinderella sit on her big royal bed she sobbed at the death of her royal prince. She starts to wonder if she should have gone to the ball in the first place.

Maths mate sheet 2 problem 22

Predict:I predict that this will involve addition.

read: if it takes Sarah 12minuets to saw a pole into 3 peaces, how long will it take her to  saw a ole into 5 peaces?

clarify —

answer  20 because 4 minutes  each peace equals 5×4 witch is 20

spelling act 1/3

role:a part or character played by an actor or actress.

roll:to move along a surface by revolving or turning over and over,as a ball or a wheel.

Vice: A backup or an assistant.

One: A single or loan some.

won: past tense for win or winning.

counsel: an instruction, piece of advice or assistance.

council:an assembly of persons summoned or convened for consultation,deliberation, or advice

lie:a false statement made with deliberate intent to deceive

Lie: to stay stil on the flor in a statu position.

tear: to rip or shreed an object.

tear: a  drop that comes from the eye when sad on emotional.


the mare of our local council has approved a project to build road through the local park. My mother wrote to our local member to say the rights of children have been denied. As a tax payer she felt she had to have her say as did many other people who also sent there own objections through the mail. The road has been allowed to go ahead anyway. The council won.