Thursday, June 30, 2011

Earth - the Ultimate Getaway

Check out our first completed movie on a planet from our solar system.... What better planet to start with; Earth.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Our Beautful Lilies

WALT: Draw what we see, not what we think we can see.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Welcome Yas!

Room 13 have been lucky enough to have a special visitor in our classroom over the past week. Her name is Yas and she is all the way from beautiful Malaysia. Yas is currently studying at Victoria University to become an English teacher back in her home country.

Yesterday Yas shared a presentation with us all about herself and life in Malaysia. She started by showing us some traditional dress that she wears in her country.

Later, she taught us how to play two traditional Malaysian games. The first one was called Batu Seremban. This was very similar to what we call knuckle bones except in Malaysia you play with pebbles.

The final game was called Lat-tali lat ta li tam plom! This game can be used in many different ways life like for deciding who has to clean up, making teams or elimination.

Thanks Yas for sharing your knowledge with us. We had heaps of fun and learned a lot!

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Top Runners!

Well done to everyone in Room 13 who represented Muritai School at the Zone Cross Country event last Tuesday. You should all be very proud of your efforts and achievements.

A special mention to Matthew and Maya you both came 1st (by a country mile) in their events. They of course must now focus on the next event - Interzone next week!! Awesome effort you two. Keep that training up and go hard!!

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Solar Flare

Wow! What a day!

Another busy day was had by everyone today in Room 13. It was a cracker of day for the school cross country at Williams Park. Well done to everyone who competed. It was a seriously tough course and you should all be very proud of your efforts. A BIG congratulations to Matthew and Maya to both came 1st in their races. The top ten in both races will be off to the Zone Cross Country next week!

After lunch we were lucky enough to attend a performance called The main theme of the show was based around cyber safety.

What did you think of the show?