Thursday, 28 August 2014

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Report - Kiwi

                               A Kiwi

A Kiwi is a member of a birds family. and also a nocturnal..  The kiwi is a national symbol of New Zealand.

A Kiwi has a long beak to dig.. A  kiwi has two strong legs to travel around. A Kiwi looks for food at night time.  They’re flightless birds with no tails.  They are the size of a chicken.

A Kiwi is found in New Zealand because it a native bird of New Zealand.


A Kiwi can lay eggs. A Kiwi bird can swim.  A Kiwi comes out at night to hunt for food. Also a Kiwi female weight more than a male.

Monday, 18 August 2014

New Zealand Elections 2014

The 2014 New Zealand general election will be held on Saturday 20 september to determine who will become the new prime minister.The elections will have 120 members from the  nz parliament. New Zealand was the first country to to let women vote and

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Information about the sea

The sea is the connected body of salty water that covers over 70 percent of the Earth's surface. The sea blue because the skys reflection goes on the sea.  .If it’s a tsunami then the sea will interupted and it might be an earthquake.  The sea has waves. A sea has a lot of different creatures in it. The sea feels comfortable.

What is the sea?
The sea is water because the sun sucks the water and causes rain.

Why is the sea blue?
The sea is blue because the sky reflects onto the water.

What lives in the sea?
We have the fish, shell fish, sea plants, sea mammals, sea birds and other sea creatures.

What is the environmental issue with the sea?
One of the issues is when we have pollution in the sea water and it kills our sea animals.

Current Event

The farm motorbike believed to be the last vehicle a missing man was using before he disappeared in the Rangitikei district has been located by police.
Stephen Walker, 25, has been missing since Wednesday night. He was last seen at his home near Bulls at 8.30pm that evening. Police said they are concerned for his welfare and are appealing to the public for information about him.

File photo / NZ Herald

Fact about Volcanoes and question

Facts About Volcanoes And Question

1. A volcano is a cone shaped mountain that has magma that rises  underneath the earths surface and when it comes out of a volcano it turns into lava and it spits out rocks.

2.Pumice is a unique kind of rock that comes out of volcanoes, it can float on water and it is really lite compared to the other volcanic rocks.

3.Magma rises through under and cracks the ground and earthquake start then the volcano explode with ashes and rocks coming out with it to.

How does magma rise?

How does a volcano explode?

Where do you find volcano?

Volcanoes Presentation

Monday, 11 August 2014

Current Event

The Tāmaki Redevelopment Company has partnered with the Government and Auckland Council to launch plans for a new Early Childhood Education centre forGlenbrae Primary, the redevelopment of the local Scout Hall and 32 new homes.
Video for A bright future ahead for Glen Innes

Caroline Powhriri


Hello my name is Caroline and I am going to write to you about the special event that happened at my school Glenbrae Primary School in Glen Innes.

When I came to school there was a sausage sizzle and I ate 5 of them and 5 drinks. Then I was full. Then the bell rang, all classes had to go into their classroom and put their bags inside and then we lined up to get ourselves into our positions.

We went down to the hall and sat up straight, waiting for the guests and the mayor Len Brown and the Minister the Housing Dr Nick Smith to come. Finally they arrived as the kapa haka performed the haka and they welcomed them too.

After that Len Brown spoke about how exciting it is for us to have a early childhood centre being built in front of our school and  he sang a song before Dr Nick Smith. When Len Brown finished speaking we clapped. After that we sang a song and  some of the kapahaka people stood up to shake hands with all the guests and hongi.

Finally we all went outside to watch the sod turning and when the sod turning was finished people went up to the mayor and high fived him and hugged him.

When it was finished we had a surprise from Mrs Tofa our teacher. She gave us a lollies and we had to share a balloon.

That is how the powhiri went.