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Thursday, 5 July 2018

how does it feel being a solider

How does it feel being a solider ? If I was a solider I would be
scared because you might get killed by other people that  you
are fighting. And it will be hard for you because your family will
miss you so much. So that is why
It is so hard to be a solider.


Why should you be a solider ? So you can help people to fight
the other country. It like when you are a Australian and USA
wanted a fight so then you can fight for the Australian people.


Why is it bad to be a solider ? because it is hard to leave
Your  family or your kids. If you want to be a solider the
you can so you can be the man or the family or the lady
or the family and your kids will be happy or sad to see you go.

Why is it good to be a solider? Because to help your country
to survive and help your people that is part of your country.
And it is good because so yous can win the war for your
family so that is it.

The Olden Days

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Matariki Day



On Monday our teacher Ms Tapuke split the class into two groups. My group was Latitude and the other group that worked with us was Cartesian. We had to solve this Maths equation.

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Matariki


Different tribes celebrate Matariki at different times.  
To some tribes the new year in mid-winter was signalled by
the dawn rising of Matariki (the Pleiades), while to others it
was the rising of Puanga (Rigel in Orion). For many iwi the
appearance of Puanga in the night sky signalled the start of
winter. Puanga was said to be one of the parents of the climbing
plant puawānanga.

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

What is Matariki

What is Matariki
                                                 
Matariki begins in the last few days of May,
Some iwi, or Family's start celebrations when
Matariki is first seen, however it is the first new
moon after Matariki that officially signals the
Maori New Year.


Some people celebrate the New Year on the day
the new moon rises, and others celebrate on the
day after the new moon. Celebrations can last up
to 3 days. The Matariki new moon happens
sometime in June.     

Matariki is the Maori name for a group of seven
stars known as the Pleiades star cluster.it appears in may or june it signifies the start of the maori new year it is celebrated nationwide the stars represent the eyes of the gods matriki is our aotearoa pacific new year it's a special time when friends and family gather together and have a delicious kai.  

AIR RIFLES