Science Project Reflection

In Term two we did a science project about plant and animal adaptations. My project was on the thorny devil. In the project I learnt that the thorny devil can shoot blood out of its eyes, I also learnt that the thorny devil can drink from any part of its body and that it has Read More…

The clown attack

It was a dark and stormy night I was looking through the window not able to sleep counting the lighting strikes, and through the third lighting strike I saw a white face with red all over it.  It was a killer clown coming towards the house. I ran to my mum and dads room but Read More…

 The most amazing delightful thing my friend said to try was in Egypt. He said to try the food that was held at the holy ceremony. I signed up quick, to partake in this event. The food was placed right in front of me, my mouth was opened drooling a pound on the edge of Read More…

THE AMAZING ANT

In the ant hole 1 short, little, young voice said “what if we could be like the big ones?” “What do you mean like the big ones?” The leader said. “Well, what if we could be powerful and be able to push … suddenly the leader interrupted.   “Stop being silly don’t you remember last time?” Read More…

BTN ghost

`Hey did you hear about Tommie and Michael’.  They’re newbies.  You know what I mean? They just become a ghost like one of us. I’ve been Watching them for a while now, it’s like they don’t even realise they’re dead. I sore them riding bikes the over day like how can they even do that Read More…

BTN: The Little Refugee

Anh Do and his family left Vietnam when he was 2 years old. They had to leave because his uncles fought alongside the Australian soldiers in the Vietnam war.  One of his uncles was a sapper who cleared the landmines for US and Australian soldiers. They sailed on the boat for 5 days and in Read More…

BTN: The Commonwealth of Australia

Australia is a large and beautiful country but how did this land come to be called Australia? Well in 1642 a Dutch explorer, Abel Tasman discovered Tasmania and if he stayed we would be speaking Dutch, what would Australia be like if he stayed and discovered the rest of Australia? In 1770 Captain James Cook Read More…

100 word challenge

…so that is why I am always last… I was running to the line but I slammed into my principal.  Books went everywhere. Everyone started laughing, except for the new girl at school, Melody.  My teacher and the class walked to the library liked it never happened. “You ok?”  Melody asked me when we got Read More…

BTN: Soldiers break the rules.

Private Suds and Private Thompson stole some cloth trying to get caught.  They thought it was unfair that convicts had assigned hours and agreed rates of pay when they didn’t.  They also thought it was unfair that convicts in the colony got to apply to have land rights after their sentence was finished.  They wanted Read More…

100wc #24 – The Hand of Peace

Come along children, gather around, come and see the ‘Hand of Peace’.   This sculpture represents the man who made a difference in the world war.  The story begins on a dark morning as the bugle sounded “trrrrrrrrtrrrrrr”, it was time to fight.  Sadly the soldier thought he would never see his father again.  He strangely Read More…