Welcome to term 2. Hope you have had a good holiday and are enjoying being back at school. In literacy we are learning to read for information. (: This week we have been writing down notes of what we know about plastic here are my notes.
Title: I survived hurricane Katrina Author: Lauren Tarsish Illustrator: Scott Dawson I rate this book 10/10 because it is detailed and it is nonfiction. This book is about hurricane Katrina and how he survived it and it all started with him getting bullied then he wants to move and when the hurricane hits and wips out the whole suburb that he lives in and he is the only survivor in that suburb. Then when it is gone he goes to his house and it is destroyed.
Title: Just doomed Author: Andy griffins Illustrator: Terry Denton genre: Humor. It is about Andy griffins and it is about him being a kid and he writes all these funny things like on the numbers there is a horse that eats the number and he is doomed. It is all about him being doomed and it is funny. It is about a few story's and there is 101 was to get your self domed.
For literacy this week we had to write about shanty town and we had to use the 5w's which are who, what, we, where, why. here is my introduction. For word work this week we found the definitions, wrote them in sentences and find out where its from.
This week we also tried spine poem and there were some funny ones. We got to do it in a group I was with Morgan our one was
Title: May 365 conspiracy Author: Gabrielle lord Illustrator:RebeccaYoung This book is about a boy named Callum and in this book he tries stealing the Ormand jewel from sligo and sligo keeps it in a safe so he gets a friend that can crack open safes and he sneaks into his home while hes gone and it went wrong because sligo turned up... I give this book a rating 7 out of 10.