Thursday, March 17, 2011

Camp Comics

This week we used the photos from camp to make a simple comic, showing highlights from last week. We needed to use thought bubbles to show 'inner thought' at a particular moment in time. When we start writing our recount it is very important to include 'inner thought'.

Here are a couple of examples of our comics. To view them all please visit our Writing Log.





Thursday, March 3, 2011

Hutt Football visits

We were lucky enough to have a training session with two members of the Hutt Valley Football club this week.

Check out our skills!

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Peer Mediation - Take 1!

Over the past couple of weeks the students in Room 13 have been learning the essential skills of PEER MEDIATION. We are now at the point where we need to practice these skills to become more confident in assisting others to resolve their conflicts.

In the last session we looked at the mediation process:



Check out this short video of Oscar assisting Mia and Amy to resolve their fictitious conflict. Does he follow the process?



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Awesome job Oscar!

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Our Writing Log


Our Writing Log is now up and running. This is where we share our writing that we have been doing in class. Click on the link in the side or here. We would love any feedback you have for us.