History

by Charles on April 20, 2017

What is History?

History is what we choose to look at from the surviving evidence from the past. History is greatly influence by who is recording these events and the sources of these events. What we chose to be history will influences our views of our past

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15 Human Sciences

by Charles on March 29, 2017

“A branch of study which deals with people or their action, including the social sciences and the humanities, as contrasted with the natural sciences or physical sciences”

 

My Definition:

The study of individuals and their actions base on the sciences of humans; humanities, and not within the natural sciences or physical sciences.

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12 Math TOK

by Charles on March 8, 2017

The interpretation of numbers, space and quantity as abstracts concepts alone, and the application to other disciplines

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11. The Art- TOK

by Charles on February 22, 2017

Definition:

The various branches of creative activity, such as painting, music, literature, and dance

Subjects of study primarily concerned with human creativity and social life, such as language, literature, and history (as contrasted with scientific or technical subjects)

My definition:

Works that involve a lot of creative aspects.

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2017 goals

January 18, 2017

  Goal: Learn to cook good food Why: Because cooking is an essential skill of life. Cooking is very broad and can be done in anyway you like. Cooking also allows for growth in other areas like patience, budgeting, and quick thinking. How: I can accomplish this by cooking more at home, experimenting and learning what […]

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CAS Reflection

May 10, 2016

How did you become more aware of your own strengths and areas for growth? Throughout the various volunteer services I have been to, I have notice that I had the ability to just get up and do things. Where other complain and whine, I would get up and finish the task even if I don’t […]

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Design Day Term 1

September 14, 2015

I felt that the key takeaway from this design day was just to try all ideas before scraping them. I learnt that by trying out different ideas and different takes on things, I was able to incorporate different parts of the designs my group mates and I to make a better product. This can be […]

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ELECTRO

March 10, 2015

I found that I was exceedingly capable at listing variables with values and rational for changing each variable. I found that I show capable abilities in recording data with an well organised structure, and was able to draw trends and patterns and discussing possible reason for the patterns or trends. I show that I still […]

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Unit 2 – Inquiry Questions

March 5, 2015

What influences supply & demand in a market? There are many factors that affect the supply and demand in the market, but ultimately I think that it is the consumers who affect the market. If there was a shortage of supply, it would mean that there is a high consumer demand. Even if there is a […]

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Unit 3

March 5, 2015

Unit 3 Questions of Inquiry Factual: 1) Why do businesses expand globally? Businesses expand globally to reach a wider audience. They expand so the other places can also share and enjoy what companies make, earning double the profit at the same time. It also allows companies to have share located in different parts of the […]

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Unit 2 test 閱讀報告

January 15, 2015

我這個讀書報告做的不是太好。 我最大的問題是不夠時間。最後一頁不夠時間做,那最後一頁是那份最多的一頁。我覺得我不夠時間管理力。下次做閱讀理解要先做一些拿高分的問題。 我覺得有一些答案沒有完全答問題,要在答案加多一點內容,讓我的中文分數跟高。

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BULA FIJI

November 16, 2014

Tomorrow I’m going to Fiji. A bunch of islands located on the right of Australia. While there I plan to expect beautiful sunshines shinning down on the crystal clear sea. Glistening upon the sandy white beaches. During the trip I will visit a Fijian village. While there, I plan to experience the wonderful and divers […]

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Unit 1

September 4, 2014

What creates opportunities for entrepreneurs to start a business? Entrepreneurs seek new innovation to enter into the market, they are willing to take the risk to start something new. How do entrepreneurs respond to the needs & wants of society? Entrepreneurs who start a business tend to respond to the wants of society, they take […]

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Playing Test and Theory

June 4, 2014

At first I was really confident for the test. I was constantly practicing the Sorcerers Apprentice and the scales. I practiced everyday other day we had music, each time about 15 minutes. However after the trip I fell ill and wasn’t able to play the trumpet as consistently. After a week of coughing and resting, my […]

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Crit D

June 4, 2014

I have been attentive in class this year. I think I deserve a 5 or 6 for my crit D. I am constantly engaged in class and will bring the necessary equipment to class. I practice consistently at home and attend lesson to further my understanding of the trumpet. I think I need to improve […]

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Digital work

May 23, 2014

I made this sketch up at home. I was exploring the feature in sketch up and made the cylinder. I notice how similar the cylinder is to a revolver and was inspired to make one. The hardest part was making the grip, making curved surfaces is much harder than making circles. I felt this is […]

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Best Digital Work

May 23, 2014

I made this poster in english class. It was made as a poster for a movie set in a dystopian society. The poster uses many device that  express the dystopian feel. The top half of the image is flip because it represent how different it is from the bottom half. It also represent how “upside […]

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Cas week

May 23, 2014

CAS week provided a new experience for all of us. There were many thing that we could not have experienced without going to CAS week, such as walking up a mountain, exploring caves in a mountain and climbing up the side of mountain. My favourite moment was caving. I was able to see things in […]

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Math

April 10, 2014

In my math test, there were many mistakes, mostly careless, like  RxR doesn’t equal 2R. One thing I have to remember in the future is a  +or- before a bracket is doesn’t mean theres nothing. A +or- before a bracket means it +1 or -1. I need to work on my algebraic word problems during […]

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Scales

March 9, 2014

https://soundcloud.com/prank_o/g-major-scale https://soundcloud.com/prank_o/concert-d-major

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Monotone 2.0 (now not a monotone)

January 29, 2014

I composted this piece of music because I was conveying the message of someone having great difficulty doing something. Notice how in the middle notes slow go lower.

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Criteria A

January 28, 2014

During this design day I was able to interact with new things. I learnt all about different water treatments, but most important I learnt about I-Books. The I -Books are fun to play with as keep the feeling of a book, but it also adds a more interactive feel to the book. I was fascinated […]

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Monotone

January 23, 2014
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The Greatest Song Ever

January 23, 2014

The note choosing option was really laggy, this made placing the notes in the correct places really difficult. I thought adding decrescendo and crescendo was really hard, but after seeking aid from my friends, I learnt that adding crescendo and decrescendo to be really easy. Afterwards, I learnt that adding other things, such as expressions and […]

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Community And Service

January 22, 2014

I contributed in vow of silence. The vow of silence count as community and service, as I am contributing to the community. By partaking in the vow of silence, I felt and understood how people who can’t speak felt. I understood how hard it was for a mute person to communicate with others, and how […]

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Scarborough Fair

January 16, 2014

https://soundcloud.com/prank_o/scarbrorouge-fair Before the recording, I tuned my recording with the online tuner, so I’m confident that my notes were correct. I came in to slow after the rest, but I speed up to follow the beat. I slurred at the slur connecting the notes. Also, when there were two of the same notes together, I […]

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Scales C and F major

January 16, 2014

http://soundcloud.com/prank_o/concert-c https://soundcloud.com/prank_o/concert-f  

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Math and D.C. trends

December 19, 2013

Over the course of this unit I found that many people like having holes in the packaging. I also found that many people would include an upper tab for people to hold on or to be hung on a rack.

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December Theory Test Reflection

December 17, 2013

Before the winter holidays, our music teacher made us do a test. The test along with all other test were placed on the week before the Christmas break. This timing was both good and not good. It was good that all test were before the break, this insured that during the winter break, we won’t […]

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Music Reflection

November 26, 2013

What went well? I felt that the presentaion went really smooth, there were not a lot of stutters and there wasn’t any technical difficulty. The process of making the presentation was really well. How did you interact with your group? Was there an equal division of work? When it was time to work, our group […]

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Waste Not, Want Not I

October 30, 2013

This is the design for our apple container. The container was very attractive, until it got squashed. The design is very secure as there is a flap that wraps around the triangle. The container is reusable as you can detach the flap and open the triangle from the top to put a new apple in.

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Waste Not, Want Not II

October 29, 2013

This is my model for containing an apple. It is still in it’s alpha stage and will improve soon.   Here a image with the apple in the container.

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Name the Notes 3

October 2, 2013

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Math test

September 18, 2013

In this assessment, I did very god on fractions and decimals. I need to improve on my ratio and percents. I will improve by studying at home. When I got home I would look at the videos posted online. This was a quite effective effect. For this unit I felt 3.6, I knew all the […]

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Rhythms II

September 11, 2013
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Reflection on UN article.

May 16, 2013

  Global Warming’s Rising Threat to the Paradise of the Maldives This article is about the volcanic islands of Maldives. The ice capes which are melt because of global warming, are flooding the island. Maldives is only  2.4 meters above sea level, and if the water continues to raise at this rate the whole island […]

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May 3, 2013

Picture/Video from the class web do you agree with the jury’s verdict? why or why not? Incude at least 5 facts from evidence that was presented during the trial I agree with the jury’s verdict because KMT is actually real. I believe this because of the few trials we conducted , such as the food coloring trial. The food colouring was actually had molecules that bounced around […]

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The Other Side of Truth

April 18, 2013

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T4P8u1PrFZ8[/youtube] A few weeks ago. I read a book call “The other Side of Truth.” After reading this book our sumative was to create a movie or presentation on refugees. I choose to do my project on North Korea, and was paired with another class mate. Since the instructions didn’t allow us to talk while […]

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March 20, 2013

Watch this space for my Hong Kong Heritage documentary about Kowloon walled city.” “You can watch the movie in progress at my website  

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Eng- Author’s Choice

February 8, 2013

In the making of my story I have learned many different skills. I learn skills such as sensory. Sensory is using the five senses to describe something. I also learned how to use dialogue. I learned that there are six/seven different types of  dialogue and that can be use. After learning about dialogue, I included […]

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Math

January 24, 2013

I like making input output charts. I dislike figuring out the patterns equations. I learn how to put the pattern into word form. Patterns can help you figure out how to add tables or more things to another thing easily.

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New Species

January 24, 2013

My model of my bird had some weak points, like the beak. Since the beak is made from a fin  layer of newspaper, the beak would flop around and get in the way of things. The wing are also very loose because I taped it on because the glue gun weren’t working. The body was […]

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Shi Huang Di

December 14, 2012

In humanities  we  close to finishing our Shi Huang Di unit. Throughout this unit, I’ve learned that there was a man named Shi Huang Di. He was the first emperor of China. He standardized China by disposing the old standers of China. In this unit I have learned the skill of using an outline. Before […]

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Shi Huang Di

December 5, 2012

In Humanities we are studying Shi Huang Di . I am looking at health and social education because he standardized a measuring system, the law, a currency, the language and  the culture.

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Science #1

November 20, 2012

Hong Kong used to be a very green place, but now since of the development of the country it has turned Penny’s bay into a place called Disney land which no one really likes. It has also forced the pink dolphins breeding ground to the south because they had to choose there to make an […]

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Our Student Lead Learning Review

April 18, 2012

Today we had our SLLR We had a great time. My dad finds the whole process very interesting and he is very impressed with my work and that I learned a lot in the months, one thing that he wants me to do is to have more self management at home. He also thinks that […]

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Mask

March 29, 2012

The following week I have been working on a mask.The theme of the mask is fire. The person who wears this mask will have the ability to control the heat and fire of our world. It can be used for bad and good. When good, it helps grow crops and provide warm to people who […]

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Totem Pole

March 29, 2012

Yesterday we had the totem pole blessing. We walked to the round-a-bout outside the school to watch the totem pole blessing. I didn’t really like it because we had to stand and we couldn’t see a thing. My suggestion for next time is too have seats. What I liked about the presentation was the dancing […]

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Alan Dick Memorial Walk

March 20, 2012

Today our class went to a place to walk our Alan Dick Memorial Walk we had to wear pink to honor our old principle. He was a very good principle. Sadly he died in 2009. We now walk in pink around a track to remember him. After we finished we ate hot dogs which was better […]

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Stop Kony

March 12, 2012

Today I found out an event that is happening in Africa. In 2002 Kony was a man who abducts children and make them kill there parents and when they return to Kony he will kill them. There’s an organization who wants to take action to save the kids.The organization started with three members that went […]

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HTWW

February 9, 2012

Recently my class started a new unit called how the world works. We are now learning about how the world was formed. I learned that the seven continents came from one big piece of land called Pangea. This was proven when some science people found the same artifacts from different continents. We are just starting […]

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Book club

February 9, 2012

We did a movie trailer  on a book called transall saga. The trailer was good, but I think my group could have done better. The main problem was that my group needed more time to record, because we spent a lot of time making props. In the end we managed to finished the movie and […]

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Reducing fraction

February 8, 2012

Today I watched a movie about reducing fraction. The movie is on brain pop so if you want to watch it click here.  When reducing fractions you have to find the greatest common factor. Here are some explains. 12/20 The common factor of 12 is 1,2,3,4,6,12 the common factor of 20 is 1,2,4,5,10,20 the greatest […]

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Book Club

January 12, 2012

A week ago we had a reading project. We got to choose what book we wanted to read from a selection of books. I choose a book called transal saga. It’s about a guy called Mark going to a weird place which was like earth in the old days. We haven’t finished the book yet, […]

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Math Invesigation

January 4, 2012

This is my math investigation reflection. My class have been doing this for as long as I can’t remember. I think we started this two to three months ago. The purpose of this task was to learn about the different types of number things. For this task I chose to work on the task about […]

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Back To School

January 3, 2012

Today I went back to school, we had a wonderful time. (excluding chinese) I look forward to this half of the year because we have a new teacher and it will be just like the first half of the year; getting to know each other games, having class discussion, not having as much homework and […]

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G.6 china trip

December 14, 2011

November. In this month we went to china to do data collecting, to be more specific we went to a place called Zhao Qing. At Zhao Qing we did a lot of activities such as the great race, canyon hiking, ink pots and much more, but you don’t have to worry about reading a lot […]

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Art Form Investigation

November 17, 2011

This was our art form investigation, we had to choose an art form to work on. I choose drama because I did a little skit last year but it was very disorganized. For the task we had to find the principals and elements of drama. My group assigned me to watch videos about drama and […]

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Reflection on Reebok

November 1, 2011

Today we had a guess speaker from the Reebok company to tell us about designing things. His name was Duane Smith and he was the head designer for the Reebok company. He started studying at Carleton university, but he moved to Boston because Canada didn’t have a lot of jobs for designers. After that he […]

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Hard Drives

October 13, 2011

This year we had to update our computers. It was kind of a sad thing because they said we might lose some of our things on our computer. We had to buy a hard drive to back up our computers file and stuff. Many of us had to reformat our hard drive.   When we […]

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Our interview

October 13, 2011

URL to see our results img-X12140024-0001 This was an interview that we did to learn more about the Macleod Inquiry Framework. We also did this to conduct information about conflicts in H.K.   After we collated the information and posted it on Google docs to analyze it. After we refined it we let a group mark […]

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The Birds

October 12, 2011

For our unit we learned about the birds. There are 5 birds; each bird has a different way of solving conflicts.   The first one is a woodpecker. He is a competitor. If it is too hard for you to understand then just think of it as the one who resole conflicts by being stubborn. […]

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Preforming Arts

October 6, 2011

In performing arts we got to have our own instruments! Everybody was exited, but there was one draw back for me and it is that I have my own trumpet so I had to wait until everybody has his or her trumpet before I could play my own.   For the past month I sat […]

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Macbook Talk

June 1, 2011

Today we had a macbook talk about how to care about our macbook in the summer. We talk about how the charger or any small thing can damage our macbook. The amount that our school had to repare in March was around seventy and in April we had around forty. We also talk about Facebook […]

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SLLR

May 3, 2011

On April 29 we had a SLLR. A SLLR is when our parents come to our school and we show them what we do at school. Each period will be 30 min long and will have 3 students going with their parents. We had some extra holiday because we didn’t have to  go to school […]

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National Treasure

March 30, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=by2yMNLmCDs[/youtube] My class and I are now watching a movie called National Treasure. It is about a guy with a male partner. They teamed up because they were together when a boat exploded. Then they met a girl who joined their jorney. The group had to find some clues to the treasure. So now my class […]

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All The Different Ways To Learn About The Past

March 21, 2011

There are many ways to learn about the past. Here are some ways to. 1. You can look up information about the past on the internet. 2. You can find information in some books about the past. 3. You can find information in videos. 4. You can find information in places that have past info. […]

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Artifact Game

March 15, 2011

My class is n0w playing a game called Artifact Game. The game instructions are simple. First you find an image of an artifact. Then you show it to the people who are playing with you. Lastly the people have to interpret who what where when. Interpret  is different from guessing because Interpreting means guessing based […]

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Hong Kong Past

March 10, 2011

This is a video of HK’s past. We watched this video because our new unit is called Where We Are In Place And Time. We had started this unit last week. We went to the cemetery in Happy Valley. Next week we are going to the HK Museum. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIHTrmz4hTI[/youtube]

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My P.S.A.

March 9, 2011

This is my P.S.A [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3slGw1ldqs[/youtube]

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The Cemetery

March 2, 2011

In the trip to the cemetery we were separated into 25 groups or so, each from a different class. My group had 2 girls and 3 boys. We had a camera. That cemetery is full so don’t even think about having a grave there. The cemetery is mostly people from World War 2 and after […]

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My Chinese New Year Holiday

February 9, 2011

On my holiday I went nowhere out of Hong Kong. I went to visit my grandparents and cousins to eat candy and to receive Red Pockets. Before I visited my family, I went to the Flower Fair. The Flower Fair is a fair that opens before Chinese New Year, and you can tell from the […]

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Poem Making Poets

January 20, 2011

Today we went to learn about poems with two poets. The first one is called Michael Salinger,  and the other one is called Sara Holbrook. They wrote a lot of poetry books. The kinds of poems were silly ones and definition poems. 5 student  in my class will go to a workshop. I can’t go […]

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My Winter Concert

January 14, 2011

On Wednesday my class and I had a winter concert.  My group mates( I  did a skit, and I was the guy that is lame, I say random stuff (even my name was random!) This show was made and produced by Mr. Shaw. The show was a big success. At the end of all our […]

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My christmas holiday

January 12, 2011

My Christmas holiday was fun. I went to Thailand with my friends. For the first few days I stayed at a hotel in an island in Thailand, which is called Pataya but there isn’t a lot of papaya to eat. In the hotel there is a kids pool with a water slide. (One of my […]

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Iqbal

January 11, 2011

In our class we read a book called Iqbal. Iqbal is a kid who saved a group of children from labour that work with him in a carpet factory. We read this book because it relates to our uint called Sharing The Planet. The book was hard because there were some difficult vocabulary words. The […]

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My Challenge Book

December 16, 2010

My challenge  book was called, STAR WARS The Last Of The Jedi#1 The desperate mission. It is a book about what happened between episode 3 and 4. The  story was about a Jedi called OBI-WAN KENOBI had to go to a planet to find former Jedi knight “Ferus”. They went to a space port orbiting […]

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Crazy Class Thursday

December 14, 2010

Today is Thursday and it was cray. Our teacher was showing a place called green school. It was so cool almost everything is made from bamboo. The white board was made from glass painted with white  After  that we had to guess our teacher’s family’s names. Then we had PE early. Lastly we had macbook […]

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“Photo Of The Day “

December 9, 2010

Today we had photo of the day. ( P.O.T.D)the photo was some monkeys. The description is that some monkeys are resting in a tree after a monkey buffet.The monkeys look so cute right? The monkey family  feels so cozy! If you look closely, you can see that there are 5 monkeys.

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Wordle

November 29, 2010

This is a wordle. click this link to make one yourself.http://www.wordle.net/create

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PERSPECTIVE

November 25, 2010

To me the word perspective means your point of view. It is use in a sentence when you have an argument about a point of view. e.g.His perspective of the story is that the wolf ate the pigs.

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“WA$TE” Reflection

November 16, 2010

Today I watch a movie called WA$TE. It was about some farmers burning trash. The family farmers were using lots of energy because of their refrigerator. They had 2 refrigerator, ones for beer, and the other one is for other frozen food. Their house had a heater, but it dose not go to the rooms. […]

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F.F.F

November 15, 2010

I went to a fair on Nov 7 called family fun fair at the school. At the fair we play games, buy candy, and have fun with your family. I went to the fair to do a bake sale. We split up into groups of 2. We made good business selling the cookies. My group […]

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Cyber Safety.

November 12, 2010

I went to a cyber safety presentation with a person called Ms.Robbin. She told me all about cyber safety, and I had to write a reflection about cyber safety. She also told me what’s a cyber foot print. A cyber foot print is something that you keep track of what you really want in the […]

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Our New Unit: “How We Organize ourselves.”

November 12, 2010

Our new unit is the tittle, as always. My class just started this new unit. The central idea is: Decisions made about solid waste management affect societies and the environment. What I know about this unit is that we throw out a lot trashes.Do you know that 85 million plastic bottle is sent to the […]

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My October Break

October 25, 2010

My October break was a awesome but short break. It was only one week long. We did not go anywhere out of Hong Kong, so it was awesome but boring. On Monday I was sleeping until somewhere around 9:00, and did what I always do except for going to school. Then on Thursday a friend […]

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Blog Action Day~Water

October 15, 2010

Water is valuable to all of the people. Did you know that that 42,000 people die in a week because of unclean water. A Billion of people don’t have access to clean water. If you take a bath for 1 minute you waste about 10 liter . So support Blog Action Day. Blog Action Day […]

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Our New Unit Of Inquiry~”How The World Works”

October 7, 2010

My class new unit is the tittle. It is all about matter. Matter is anything that takes up space.Matter is not made able.Matter all so not destroy able. the states of matter is Liquid, Solid and Gas. I still don’t know what is Plasma. How atoms work. lastly what are we actually doing because I […]

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My best poem.

October 4, 2010

The poem I made. My friend Billy, Is very silly, He thought Aunt Lilly, Was Aunt Jilly !!!

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My Communication Technology Invention

September 29, 2010

For our uint of inquiry we created a presentations using PREZI Every DJ invented a communication technology of the future Click HERE to see mine!

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5 Things About Me!

September 28, 2010

I am a grade 5 kid. I like to call out random stuff about chicken. I live in Hong Kong. I have a sister. I like lego.

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