Thursday, June 14, 2012
"One day the goose and the gander had 7 gosling's. The goose has a friend called Wilbur and sometimes the goose doesn't tell the truth to Wilbur. She worries a lot and is bossy and selfish. Her 7 gosling's and her live in a barn. She is a girl and sometimes she is mean. The goose has a croaky voice because she talks a lot".
Monday, May 21, 2012
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Friday, March 2, 2012
Mr Preet Singh came to visit us. He is from India. He speaks Hindu, Punjabe and English.
In India they have 28 states and 7 Union Territories.
In India they have lots of festivals.
Diwali – Festival of lights (it’s like our Christmas).
Holi – “Festivals of colours” (to celebrate the good harvest)
Basant – Kite Festival
Asmad is from Malaysia. They are 5 hours behind New Zealand. There are two islands in Malaysia – Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysia Borneo. They speak Malay in Malaysia. They have a tropical climate. There temperature is between 20 – 30 degrees. They have rain forests.
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Maria is from Brazil. 191 million people live in Brazil. She lives in Sao Jose do Rio Preto. There are, people living there, compared to about 70,000 in Palmerston North. Brazil is 15 hours behind New Zealand. Maria speaks Portugese. This is the 4th most spoken language in the world.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Inrad came to see us today. He is from a country called Butan which is between China and India. Inrad came to New Zealand 3 years ago, after living in a Refugee Camp in Butan for 18 years. It was fabulous to see their national dress and to watch 3 members of his community dance for us.
The Middle Magic started their new unit "The different cultures that make up "our world" yesterday. First we had to make the world that we live in so we can learn all about the cultures within "our world".
Monday, February 13, 2012
He also has to leave a card if there is a big dog and he doesn’t want to go in the grounds. He has already been bitten by a dog 3 times. Ouch!