Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Google share

WALT: Practising posting positive comments using google share.
 Introduction. In New Zealand there was a boy that likes to develop facts about a volcano on a island called Rangitoto At the moment I was a scientist but he wished that he could go on a ferry to Rangitoto Island But he is scared of his boss.
But one day his boss told him to go home because he said he was sick but he lied.
Then the scientist went on a ferry to Rangitoto but the volcano started spewing out lava and massive rocks.
 Who? The character is me,myself and I.
What? The volcano started spewing out lava and massive rocks.
Where? It was at Rangitoto Island. When? It was to day.
Why? Because the temperature of the volcano was to high so it spewed out massive rocks and lava. Vaka, I really like the way you have remembered to do the three key elements in the introduction of a narrative and put in bold and to do the 5 W’s Rawiri

Monday, August 13, 2018


WALT: to learning moves on boxing.


Boxing teacher: Pax

Right hook and left hook.
Footwork,forward,backward and side to side.

What did I learn?

I learnt from boxing is the three Commandments and I learnt heaps of move and footwork I even learnt that you only use the moves in a gym or somewhere safely.



Tuesday, August 7, 2018


Image result for p.w.c
Price Waterhouse Coopers.
WALT: Financial literacy in Primary.
What did I find out?
I found out that if you save money you can use it when there is an emergency and when you borrow something from other people like your friends or your family you must return it back.
I learned that if you have a drivers license,passport and a wallet you must keep it in a safe place so no one can't steal it and pretend to be you.

Thought cloud

This is my Thought cloud
WALT: Center my text.

Increase the size of font.

Give depth to the thought cloud outline.

Replace the color of the fill to clear not blue.

Santa Claus

Image result for santa clausWALT: Write a descriptive

Where? It took place at the Train station
Who? The character is Santa Claus with a long white beard and he wears a hat with a white fluffy pom pom.
When? It was on Tuesday afternoon.
What? He finds a portal to another world.
Why? Because he wanted to find out what was at the other side of the portal.

Santa Claus who is a big fat old man that wears a hat on his head with a small white fluffy pom pom was making toys for kids. During a storm when Santa was delivering presents on his sleigh Broke down at the underground train station. When Santa Claus was in side of the underground train station then he walked until it got dark and he fell down it a portal that transport him to another world.
Santa Claus Version 2 Window and Wall Decor Decal - Nostalgia Decals


Image result for spider manWALT:Write an introduction Drain-Orientation Spiderman-Character Disagree with a friend-Problem Sc: To use the WALT. Enter after sentence. Capitals in the right places.

 Once upon a time there was a hero named Spiderman that protects a city called New York. One day Spiderman and his friend Deadpool which is a superhero to so they went to a drain because people were complaining something inside. So Deadpool said let’s go inside the drain and see what’s going on in there but Spiderman disagreed with Deadpool.
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Making a cloud

WALT: Where do clouds come from?

What did you find out? I found out when you put hot water into a glass of water and then you put a lid on the top of the cup and then you wait. then inside the cup it becomes foggy and watery inside and if you put a paper with writing on the other side your looking you can't read it threw the cup.

Teenage girl

Image result for teenage girl cartoonTeenage girl

WALT: To write an introduction



One day there was a teenage girl named Sarah that went into the forest with her friends. 
Then she was acting weird because she didn't want to tell her friends that she got blamed for something she didn’t do.
Beautiful young girl with brown hair wearing little pink dress and ...

Monday, August 6, 2018

Maths strategy

Image result for maths gifWALT:  To subtract and divide decimals.

1.4 + 9.8= 11.2
1.0 + 9.0= 10.0
0.8 + 0.2 = 1.0+0.2=1.2
10.0 + 1.2 =11.2

To answer my question I learned a strategy to  figure out the answer.
Maths GIF on GIFER - by Saithilace

Friday, July 27, 2018

Gas trap

WALT: Where do clouds come from?

I found out that if you put hot water inside a cup and you put any size of lid on top it will become foggy inside. If you wrote on a paper and you put it
on the other side of where your looking you can't read it. When you take the lid off the cup put and put your finger inside it will feel wet and foggy.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

My pepeha

What was challenging for me is translating my writing into Tongan. What I learned to do is to write my words into Tongan.

Season poem

What was challenging for me is to create my on poem ant to create my own tree.

Monday, July 2, 2018

Living on the moon

Caring for our Earth

How many ways can you think of to
get people treating our earth better?

Design a poster that could be displayed around our community.

Throw your rubbish in the bin.

Walk to school instead of driving.

Recycle bottles.
Throw your fruits in the compost bin.


Throw your rubbish in the bin.

LIfe without gravity

Life without gravity

We know the help of gravity helps us stick to Earth but what if gravity did not exist?
I’ll take cover
I’ll grab on something hard. I will carry on something heavy when I go somewhere. I would run where I need to go. I’ll go to church everyday. I will hide under my bed. I will wear a gravity suit. I’ll war gravity boats. I will wear a lot of clothes to keep me on the floor. I will tie myself onto something heavy. I hide under something heavy. I will hide in something strong enough to stick on Earth. I will stay with my family. I’ll go to heaven. I'll play on my netbook. I will play board games with my family.

Alphabet keys

Alphabet keys Complete and A-Z listing of all the key topic vocabulary to do with Earth and Beyond. A-Asteroid
B-Black hole

D-Dwarf planets
G-Gas giants
I-Io moon
K-Kale moon
L-larissa moon
O-Oberon moon                           
P-Phoebe moon
W-Water cycle
X- X-ray
Y-Yellow Dwarf stars

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Animation of the solar system

WALT: create an animation of solar system using google drawings.
What was challenging for me is making my own animation about the solar system.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Day and night

Did you know that the sun doesn't move.
1 paragraph.
Why we have day and night?

Something you need to know that Earth's southern hemisphere is facing to the sun so that means that the northern hemisphere face to the moon. Did you know that earth is tilted just a little.

2 paragraph.
Did you know that earth’s rotating on its axis which creates day and night and earth is tilted so one of the part of earth is leaning to the sun and the other side is facing away from the sun so that means we all get different amount of heat and sunlight.

That is takes earth 365 days or rotation to orbit the sun.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Walking water

Walking water
WALT: a brainstorm my brainstorm are in bold.
Last week on Thursday Room 8 did science experiment about walking water.
Who was there? My teacher and all the student.
What did we do?My teacher set up the experiment.
Where did it take place? It took place at Tamaki Primary school in Room 8.
When it happen? It happened on Thursday 24.
Why we did it? We did it to show what does walking  water.

Firstly my teacher set up the science experiment up with 7 cups on the table and they had strips on it and four had water inside. Then she put food coloring which are engeenge,Kulukula and Pulu

Secondly she told us to predict what is going to happen with the colors in the three cups.

Thirdly she told each one group to stand up and told us to observed what is going to happen.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Moon Phases

WALT: Using google drawings. Create the different moon phases.
What I learnt is to make every moon phases using shapes.
What was challenging for me is putting the shapes into moon phases.

My pepeha

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Tongan numbers 1-10

Numbers 1-10
WALT: To include my first language in my writing
What was challenging for me is putting the numbers in Tongan

One-Tongan Taha

Two-Tongan Ua

Three-Tongan Tolu

Four-Tongan Fa

Five-Tongan Nima

Six-Tongan Ono

Seven- Tongan Fitu

Eight-Tongan Valu

Nine-Tongan Hiva

Ten-Tongan hongofulu

Tongan days of the week

Days of the week
WALT: To include my first languages Tongan in my writing.
What was challenging for me is putting the days of the week in my languages.

Sunday-Tongan Sapate

Monday-Tongan monite

Tuesday-Tongan Tusite

Wednesday-Tongan Pulelulu

Thursday-Tongan Tu'apulelulu

Friday-Tongan Falaite

Saturday-Tongan Tokonaki

Wednesday, May 23, 2018


WALT: use of punctuation to explain the sun and use a brainstorm.
Did you know that the sun is like a hydrogen bomb?

In fact the sun is made out a hydrogen,helium and gas.

An important fact about the sun that is like a giant fireball.

Furthermore  the sun that it is like a nuclear bomb.

In addition the sun has solar flares caused by the invisible magnetic field lines,kulakula and lanu mata.

Something you need to know that Earth is 149.6 million km away from the sun.

Monday, May 21, 2018

What I learn at volleyball

Week one at Volleyball we learnt to serve the light Volleyball to our buddy.
We learnt how to serve the ball from a Coach name Coach Elnor.

When we serve the ball the wind blows it away.

Then we learnt how to share the light volleyball with our team mate.

Then we went into a circle and learnt how to do a ready position.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

DMIC week 1

My group and I learned how to make 3 hours by using the minutes that was on the maths problem. What was most enjoying is working as a team with my group. What was challenging for me is explaining what we did to my class.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

First Panmure Bridge

Middle school at Tamaki Primary went to the yacht club to view the site of the old swing bridge that was the first Panmure Bridge to be built.

The first Panmure Bridge was made in 1950.
The first bridge that was made in Panmure was made out of wood.
The first bridge which is the swing bridge was demolished because it was to old for the people to walk on or drive on.
Every farmers goes and crosses the Panmure bridge to go to Pakuranga to buy seeds for their plants.

The bridge that collapsed in America.

A long time ago  a lady was run over by a car so they built a foot bridge.
 It was connected to two buildings because they didn't want  anyone to get run over again.
 It only took six hours for the footbridge to be built.
When the bridge collapsed it landed on the cars that passed underneath.
It landed on 8 lanes and four people passed away.
A few people survived but they got seriously injured so people called the ambulance.

Iron up sports

I learnt to embed a image to my blog post.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

I am inspired

Malo lelei fefe hake my name is Vaka. I go to Tamaki Primary School. I’m a Year 5 and I am Tongan. I have 5 brothers my mum and my dad.

I am good at Rugby and Soccer. What I love to do is learn to do maths and inquiry. My challenges are to speak out loud to my class.

What I’m looking forward this year is to learn my division to twelve. What I what to achieve this year is my reading and my writing. The person that inspires me is Joseph Parker.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Waka Tapu by Jeff Evan

I listened and read this article.
In a nutshell I learnt...

  • in 2012 two Waka with people inside called Te Aurere and Ngahiraka Mai Tawhiti sailed to Rapanui. 
  • I also learnt that Gambier Islands is close to Rapanui.
  • when they were sailing It took ten months to go to Rapanui and go back.
  • During the journey the navigator yous his skills and knowledge to locate Rapanui Island.
  • The navigator used the sun and ocean swells and at night he used the stars to keep him on track.
  • The voyages was the dream of master Waka builder Hekenukumai.