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Homework: Glad to be a…

There are good things and bad things about being either a boy or a girl. Using Caitie’s gratefulness theme, think of the reasons why you are glad you are or a boy, or glad you are a girl.

Create an attractive TOP TEN REASONS I’M GLAD I’M A…. visual that will go on display in the classroom. Try to keep it serious and sensible as many of the things you might be thinking about could be sensitive for people who are the opposite gender.




Blogfolio Task: Your PYPx Journey

May 21, 2012 2 comments

Create a Blogfolio posting that tells the story of your PYP Exhibition. Try to include the following information:

  • Why you chose the spark you chose
  • The main things you did to create energy
  • The biggest challenge you faced
  • The most rewarding experience you had
  • The shifts you think you created so far
  • The ‘Lynchpins” of your PYP Exhibition
  • Ideas for how you can carry on with your PYP Exhibition

Make your posting interesting by including photographs, videos and any other things you can think of. You can find photos and videos in the Year 6 folder on Media.

When you have published your posting, make a comment on here and include the link to your Blogfolio posting.

Check out this cool video

May 20, 2012 1 comment

Hi guys,

I just came back from Australia today I would like you guys to view this video. Because I think it’s pretty cool

Homework: Questions about next year

May 15, 2012 55 comments

You will be having some more sessions with Y7 teachers and students , so that you can find out more about what life will be like in Year 7. They would like to know what your questions are so that they can answer them really well for you.

What questions do you have about next year?

Make comments to share your questions, add on to other people’s questions or even answer some of them!

Compliments Experiment

May 1, 2012 4 comments

Hi Everyone,

I did a compliment experiment some time back and I’ve finished making the video! Please watch it and give me feedback:

Thank you!


Homework: Landmark Book

April 19, 2012 26 comments

You were asked to select and read a Landmark Book during the Songkran holiday. A Landmark Book represents who you are as a reader at the moment by:

  • Showing what genres interest you
  • Showing which authors you appreciate
  • Showing the level of book that is “just right” for you

On your Blogfolio, write a posting that tells us the following information:

  • The title, author and image of your Landmark Book
  • Why you chose to read that book and why it is a Landmark Book for you
  • What connections there are between this book and other books you have read

When you have finished, copy and paste the URL into a comment on this blog posting so people can find your work quickly and easily.

Homework: Knowledge is Power

March 26, 2012 30 comments


This is a very old and well-known saying. But, what has it got to do with your PYP Exhibition? Well… it’s up to you to think about and explain that!

Make a comment and tell us:

  • How this saying is connected to the PYP Exhibition
  • What knowledge you will need to find out about your spark in order to make you powerful