Monday, 22 May 2017

Bridge To Terabithia

WALT: make justified predictions from the scanning of the cover, title and blurb

I was able to find the similarities and differences. I could find the key words in the blurb and make a strong enough prediction to what will happen in the story.

Next time I will:

  • Look for key words that will help me make my prediction make more sence
  • Improve my infrience skills

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Anzac Day

WALT: to find and summarise information by choosing the most important information in a text and linking it back to the topic.

I was able to:
use my reading skills to help me find the main and important facts in each paragraph. I had to fins the important information and link it to Anzac. The facts that I find need to be the 6 most relevant, they need to be put in my own words.

Next time I will:

  • find more relevant ideas
  • put the ideas into my own words which mean the exactly the same

Friday, 7 April 2017

My Metaphors

My Reflection

This task was set for me to understand what is a metaphor is.

My Kennings Poem

WALT: Distinguish between relevant and irrelevant ideas for my Kennings poem.

Learning Reflection

I was able to find and use relevant and irrelevant ideas in my Kennings Poem.

Next time I will use more relevant ideas that directly relate to me.

Camp Merc Acrostic Poem

WALT: to edit and revise my Camp Merc writing for clarity and impact in response to feedback

Learning Reflection
I was able to make changes to my work. I changed the spacing between my sentences because Everest told me to.

Next time I will try to reflect on my work on my own or sit next to somebody who I know will help me and give me good feedback.

Did You Ever Poem

WALT:to use a thesaurus to make precise and interesting language choices.

Learning Reflection 

I first did not use a thesaurus but after I had finished I went back and used a thesaurus.

Next time I will get a thesaurus on my own without Mrs P telling me to.

Thursday, 6 April 2017

My Word Clarification Sheet

WALT: look on our own for new words to increase the amount of words we understand
Learning Reflection 

I was not able to actively increesse my knowledge of new vocabulary.

Next time I will have my computer ready to put all words in the spread sheet