GOLD!

Ms Lockyer’s Top Seven information sources:

 

1.  http://www.egold.net.au/home.html

Good for: pictures, women’s lives, mining techniques, Eureka, effect on Indigenous people

 

 

2.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xo81c6GQPQM

Good for: life as a prospector, the development of Kalgoorlie

 

 

3.  http://www.sbs.com.au/gold/

Good for: Chinese on the Goldfields, health and doctors, daily life, Eureka, technology developments.

 

 

4.  http://museum.wa.gov.au/online-collections/dwyer-and-mackay

Good for: photos of people and places on the Goldfields

 

 

5.  http://museum.wa.gov.au/explore/wa-goldfields

Good for: mining techniques, life for women and children, villains, photos.

 

 

6.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6iSo209fPU

Good for: an amazing story of an heroic rescue in the W.A. Goldfields.

 

 

7.  http://www.goldrushcolony.com.au/australian-gold-history-culture-info/immigrant-influences-australian-gold-fields/population-goldfiel

Good for: law and order, living conditions, women’s lives.

Plant Exhibition Podcasts – 4B

At the centre of an Inquiry is the reflection on the process. We created podcast episodes by interviewing each other. Our questions were focused on technology process and using information.

Leave a comment for any of the podcast authors to let them know what you think of their thinking, or to ask them a question about their work.

Sienna and Scarlett

Clara and Katie

Bella and Annabelle

Hunter and Cale

David and Royce

Dani and Mia

Bella and Annabelle No. 2

Abbey and Bella

Tristan and Jaxon

James and Callum part 1

Word Spies Part 4

homophones

Thanks Cana for this picture!

Thanks Cana for this picture!

Word Spies Part 4 – Homophones.

Use the iPad app Book Creator. Create a cover page. Find a homophone. Google search images to match and insert into the next page on your Book Creator book. Write a sentence for us to guess which word we should choose. Take a screenshot.

Next step, contribute to our Google Slides collection here:

THE HOMOPHONE PROJECT

LEVEL UP: Want to help your class mates? Leave a comment here suggesting a homophone to use.

Word Spies Part 3

man bites dog

Word Spies part 3 – MAN BITES DOG game.

Remember the rules of the game? Choose 5 cards and make the best sentence for the most points. It must make sense. It’s a great partner activity.

Each week we will announce the Kings or Queens of ‘Man Bites Dog’.

QUEENS OF APRIL 7TH: Zokayla

word spies 2

QUEEN OF MAY 19th – Asha

asha

 

KING OF MAY 26TH – Tom

tom word spies

Where In The World? No. 7

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Can you work out the location of this Perth building in this photo? Look closely for some detail on the building which might help you.

Can you give the exact address or longitude and latitude? Let us know which words you used in a Google search, any other search apps you may have used, and which details in the photo helped you.

EXTRA: This building was used for a special celebration on May 1st. Can you work out what it was?

Camp Quaramup Podcasts

Check out our podcast episodes for ‘Camp Quaramup News’. Leave a comment to tell us your favourite, or a tip on how you can make a brilliant podcast item.

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