Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Manaiakalani Film Festival

Once again we're off to Hoyts Sylvia Park for the Manaiakalani Film Festival. However unlike previous years Miss Walters decided she wanted her class to enter a movie. We all struggled to come up with an idea until a trip to the school library one Monday morning changed everything.

We really enjoyed the story Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae which sparked a lot of discussion around different emotions, being inclusive and how there are so many different styles of dance. This got us thinking about turning the story into a movie. During our Literacy time we started to practice retelling the story and work out how we could include everyone in the process from the script to the animating. 

We had so much fun making our movie and hope you enjoy it. 

Press 'play' to check out our movie!


A Room 11 Tale from Team 3 PES on Vimeo.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Using our iPads!

These wonderful students have been learning to use the iPads - check out what they did today!


kyan from Team 3 PES on Vimeo.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

PENN Movie #4

Can you figure out the toys we're talking about?


Room 11 Toy Story from Team 3 PES on Vimeo.

Press play to watch our PENN movie again or we would love for you to leave us a comment below.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Trinity's Term 3 eLearning

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I learnt about the Olympics. 
By Trinity 

Monday, October 15, 2012

Sarai's Olympic Animation

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We learnt about the ancient and modern Olympic Games this term.

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Shelford's Olympic Movie

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I used HyperStudio to draw my graphics and iMovie to make my movie.
By Shelford

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Ritua's Olympic Graphic


Here is my Olympic drawing. 
By Ritua

Friday, October 12, 2012

Raewen's Gymnastics Movie

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I learnt about the Olympics. They play sports. 
By Raewen-Eve

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Ngairie's Term 3 Animation

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Check out my gymnastics animation.
By Ngairie

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Melaia's Term 3 Animation

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I enjoyed learning about the 2012 Olympic Games. 
By Melaia

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Maroroa's Olympic Graphic

This is a graphic I drew on HyperStudio of the Olympic Cycling Track.
By Maroroa

Monday, October 8, 2012

Lorenzo's Olympic Animation

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There are many swimming events in the Olympics. 
By Lorenzo

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Lily May's Term 3 eLearning

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This term we learnt all about the 2012 London Olympics, our topic was called 'Go for Gold'. 
By Lily

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Kishan's Graphic of a Weightlifter



You have to be really strong to be a weightlifter. 
By Kishan

Friday, October 5, 2012

Kaitlynne's Term 3 Movie

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I really enjoyed learning about the 2012 London Olympics. 

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Izac's Term 3 Animation

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Our topic this term was called Go for Gold. We learnt all about the olympics. 

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Henry's Term 3 eLearning

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I really enjoyed training for our school cross country this term. 

Monday, October 1, 2012

Harlem's eLearning

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 This term Room 11 were lucky because we learnt how to play basketball.

Sunday, September 30, 2012

Falefehi's Olympic Animation

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How do you keep fit? I keep fit by running. 

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Cyrus' Term 3 eLearning

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What is your favourite Olympic sport?

Friday, September 28, 2012

Brooklyn's eLearning

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What sport do you enjoy watching?

Kyan's eLearning Movie

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Press 'play' to watch the sprinters competing in the Olympics. 
By Kyan

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Aaron's Term 3 eLearning

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Check out Aaron's Olympic Sport movie.

Monday, September 17, 2012

Lily May's Guess Who!

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Guess who Lily May is describing, if you think you know leave her a comment.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Cross Country 2012

Last week we had our school cross country. It was a lot muddier than other years, which meant some of us got stuck in the mud!

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Monday, August 6, 2012

Thank-You!

Room 11 would like to give a big thank-you to the Pakuranga Rotary Club.
At the beginning of this term the Year 4's in Team 3 were very lucky to receive their very own Usborne Illustrated Dicitionaries.

"We just love using them!"  - Lily May

"They help us with our learning so we can get smarter." - Harlem

"I can learn new words." - Kaitlynne

"It helps with reading and writing." - Cyrus

"I can find out what words mean." - Brooklyn

Here is a little movie we put together so we can show everyone how we put our dictionaries to good use on a daily basis.

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Monday, July 30, 2012

Trinity's visit to the Art Gallery




For our topic Art Alive we visited the Auckland Art Gallery and had our own PES Art Gallery.
By Trinity

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Ritua's Art Gallery


What art pieces has Ritua put in her Art Gallery?

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Melaia Visits the Art Gallery


What piece of art is Melaia looking art?

(Hint: the answer is listed in the labels)

Friday, July 27, 2012

Maroroa's Mondrian Art


Maroroa created his Mondrian piece on HyperStudio. 

What 4 sided shapes can you see in this piece?

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Manazhay's Sunflowers


Do you know which artist is famous for painting sunflowers?


Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Lily-May's Mondrian Art

During our Art Alive topic we learnt about the artist called Piet Mondrian. 

Did you know that he mainly used the primary colours. 
Do you know what the primary colours are?

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

James' Graphic

James' copied this piece of artwork using HyperStudio.

Do you know who the artist is and what the name of the piece is?
Hint: It starts with the letter 'K'

Monday, July 23, 2012

Jalen's Art Gallery


Do you recognise these pieces of art work?
By Jalen

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Tylah's Art Alive Animation

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Take a look at Tylah's Term 2 iMovie. 

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Tihi's Term 2 Work

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Check out Tihi's movie he made using HyperStudio and iMovie. 

Friday, July 20, 2012

Sateki's Term 2 iMovie

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Press 'play' to take a look at Sateki's iMovie. 

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Ngairie's eLearning

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Ngairie's Term 2 Art Alive animation. 

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Kyan's iMovie

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Take a look at Kyan's Term 2 eLearning. 

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Izac's Term 2 Work

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Check out Izac's animation he made using HyperStudio and iMovie. 

Monday, July 16, 2012

Falefehi's Art Alive Animation

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Press 'play' to see Falefehi's Art Alive animation. 

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Cyrus' Term 2 Work

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Take a look at Cyrus' iMovie!

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Uli's Term Two Animation

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Take a look at Uli's Art Alive Animation.

Friday, July 13, 2012

Taiaha's eLearning

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Can you recognise any of the art pieces in Taiaha's animation?

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Sarai's Animation

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Take a look at Sarai's Art Alive animation by pressing 'play'.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Raewen-Eve's iMovie

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Check out Raewen-Eve's animation she made using HyperStudio and iMovie.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Lorenzo's Art Alive Animation


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Have a watch of Lorenzo's animation. Don't forget to share your thoughts by leaving a comment.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Kaitlynne's Animation

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Check out Kaitlynne's Art Alive animation by pressing the 'play' button.

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Junior's Term 2 Work

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Take a look at Juniors' animation from Term 2.

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Harlem's eLearning for Term 2

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Check out Harlem's movie he created using HyperStudio. 

Friday, July 6, 2012

Brooklyn's Art Alive Animation

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Press 'play' to watch Brooklyn's movie. Remember to share your thoughts by leaving a comment.

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Kishan's Awesome Animation

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Take a look at Kishan's Art Alive animation. 

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Aaron's Amazing Work

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Title:                   The Art Gallery 
Guess what Room 11 did on Tuesday?
Well , we travelled in a bus to the Art Gallery that was in Auckland and it took a while to get there.We where at the Art Gallery because our topic was Art Alive.
The lady was saying to look carefully at the pictures and think what it looks like,whats happening. 
                            Event 1
First we had a tour of the place when we got inside.I was looking closely to the Art piece that was called golden clouds.My class could see a lot of suff even.I could see a lot of amazing sculptures,painting and lots of other things. 
                           Event 2
Second we did was going into the learning center.All of us were amazed when we saw this     
beautiful art piece. Our tour lady told us about the art piece and told us we can do any thing in the learning center.
                          Event 3
Third thing we did was to play on Albert park. A lot of people were climbing tree’s.I’m not good at climbing tree’s.
                          Conclusion
I felt happy and excited. In the holidays I will be going to the Art Gallery.This time I will be thinking a lot and looking a lot.