Term 2 Week 7

Kia orana Whanau

This week students will be working on the following things for homework.:


Students should have finished writing them by the end of  this week.  Here is a list of suggested topics just in case your child has NOT started.


Will the Development of Nuclear Weapons create a Third World War? Violent Video Games Must be Banned.  Euthanasia – Is it ok ? Thoughts About Human Cloning. Pros and Cons of Adoption. The Reality of Climate Change. Use of Cell phones in Schools. Should one more Language be Made COMPULSORY in Schools

Are Websites like Facebook replacing  Face-to-Face contact with real people? Homework Must be Banned.  Television is a terrible Influence.   Food vending machines should be in the school.  Is There a better Punishment than Grounding? Should Schools Make Uniforms Compulsory.  The Pros and Cons of Junk Food.  Best TV Shows for School Students.  Unusual Career Choices Why Some Brands are More Popular in Schools than Others? Celebrities Who Have the Greatest Pull on Students Today. Critical Evaluation of Our Superheroes: Batman, Spiderman or Superman? After I Grow Up… Stupid Things My Pet Keeps Doing. Is There Life After Death? Is There Life on Mars? Are Vampires Real?

How to build a hamburger speech

Use this method to write your own speech. It will be made up of three sections:

  1. Introduction
  2. Information and points
  3. Conclusion

Use your draft book to plan your speech

Put your speech on cue cards

Learn it off by heart and practise it until it is just how you want it.



What other methods can you come up with for your 3 and 6 times tables?  What other ways can you use to work out other tables?


Don’t forget that your Box Maths Assignment is due in on Friday.  By now you should have finished your nets and be halfway through putting it together.


Enjoy your trip with Mr Gordon girls – report back the details of your experiences when you get back.

Cherish - School Sports Leader

Cherish – School Sports Leader

Tiara - Class Councillor

Tiara – Class Councillor


Well done to Nadia who raised money for the fun run.

Everyone else you still have time to get it in. So be quick!

Nadia - Raised money for Fun Run

Nadia – Raised money for Fun Run