Where Have we Seen Advertising?

5/6J have been talking about the different places we have seen ads, commercials and advertising. Check out our word cloud that shows the ideas we brainstormed. We created our word cloud at WORDLE.

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Our Identity Collages

This term we are learning about identity. This includes personal identity, cultural identity and what influences our identity. We created these collages using images of our favourite things and our interests. It’s amazing how we could easily identify who owned each collage by the content and the shape of the head!

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The Watertower

For the last couple of weeks 5/6J have been reading, studying, discussing, pondering, theorising and writing about “The Watertower” and its sequel “Beneath the Surface”, written by Gary Crew and Illustrated by Steve Woolman. We spent hours analysing the illustrations, searching for clues, trying to piece together the story… What happened to Spike and Bubba?…

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Miss B’s Trip to Borneo!

What an amazing place Sabah is! Sabah is a state of Malaysia, located on the island of Borneo. My trip started in Kota Kinabalu, the capital. This was a good base to go out to the islands and go snorkeling. Lots to see underwater! Along with ten other travellers we then headed into the jungle…

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Animals in Borneo

During our ten days in Borneo we saw orangutans, proboscis monkeys, long tailed monkeys, silver leaf monkeys, gibbons, wild pigs, snakes, huge monitor lizards, squirrels, hornbill birds, spiders, huge earthworms and millipedes, insects, leeches, fish, coral, eels…. It was like being in a zoo, but without fences! We didn’t get to see any pigmy elephants but we saw…

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Merry Christmas!

Hi everyone, Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. See you when I get back from the Jungles of Borneo! Stay tuned for more to come in 2010! Love Miss B

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