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Tuesday, 8 August 2017

The Moon

The Moon was probably made 4.5 billion years ago when a large object hit the Earth and blasted out rocks that came together to orbit round the Earth. The Moon is much smaller than the Earth. It is airless, waterless and lifeless. The gravity of the Moon, causes two high tides on the Earth every day.

The first person to walk on the Moon was the American astronaut, Neil Armstrong. He stepped out of his space craft, the Eagle, on 21 July 1969 and said these famous words, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind”.

Thursday, 27 July 2017

My Rocket

My rocket is powerful and strong and can’t break. My rocket went up into space and we counted down 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 and BANG the rocket went blasting off!

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

The Sun

The sun is the largest star in our solar system. The earth is the right distance from the sun so our planet is not too hot or too cold. The light from the sun takes 8 minutes to reach earth and gives life to plants.  Astronauts will never be able to land on the sun as it much too hot.

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Superheroes

All the superheroes had colourful costumes of all variety. Captain America has a round, shiny stripey shield. They are going to save the world.
 

Monday, 26 June 2017

Matariki



Pt England School celebrated Matariki by having a special day. The whole school celebrated with an assembly in the morning and then fun activities for the rest of the day.
All the kids were split into groups for the activities. We got to work with a different teacher and other kids all day long. Some of the activities were crafts, sports, music and movies.
The activity I got to do was.                                                                                                                               
The activity I got to do Bansing was and of matarik I was one of the 7 boy.



We had The most fun celebrating matarik