Where In The World 2020, No. 6

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  1. Look closely at the photo. Name at least 3 features which might give you a clue about the location. Tell your teacher before going on to the next question.
  2. Tell us the suburb and city of this location.

EXTRA: Can you find out more about why the sign asks us to slow down?

EXTRA EXTRA: Why might this location be of significance to Ms Lockyer?

Where In The World? No. 2

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Can you find out the location where this photo was taken? Leave your answer in your comment. Tell me the exact location – either the street address or longitude/latitude. Also, tell me how you found out – which words did you use in your Google Search? What information in the photo was most meaningful?
EXTRA: Can you describe the shape of the building?

EXTRA EXTRA: Which landmark building is this near? You can see the reflection in the glass.

 

Biblionasium and Learning

Meet the Stormtrooper family! In this movie, can you spot the TECHFAIL moment? Little Stormie needs to explain to Dad how Biblionasium is connected to learning.

We are using Biblionasium during library classes. Leave a comment here: how do you think Bibilionasium is connected to learning? What do you think Little Stormie said to Dad to convince him that he should sign the permission form?

In this movie, Goggles and Spike introduce Biblionasium to our classes:

Goggles and Spike introduce Biblionasium from brette lockyer on Vimeo.

World Read Aloud Day

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Would you like to join in with our activities for our whole-school read aloud of the book ‘New Day, New Friends’?

You can find the book here:

http://static1.squarespace.com/static/524608b4e4b0781833bcf0b5/t/54aeac3ee4b07edb59560485/1420733502796/newdaynewfriends-english.pdf

You can make any comment on the book on the Padlet here:

http://padlet.com/ribs/fsi1igsf4pmx

You can also contribute to the Google Docs, where we use the ‘CLAIM-SUPPORT-QUESTION’ thinking routine, here:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fPf_dqKmNJWVJebWNQCXbQn5tmH5pbFXqprtEC_CzdA/edit?usp=sharing

Where In The World? No. 1.

Can you find out the location where this photo was taken? Leave your answer in your comment. Tell me the exact location – either the street address or longitude/latitude. Also, tell me how you found out – which words did you use in your Google Search? What information in the photo was most meaningful?
EXTRA: The statue was in the news last year. Can you find out why?

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