Category Archives: BTN

BTN- The Solar System

LINK- RECALLS- BLUE QUESTIONS- LILAC UNDERSTANDINGS- PURPLE   Our solar system is divided into 2 categories, Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars are terrestrial planets. Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune and Uranus are gas giants. Mars has a mountain that is 26km high and it’s more than 3 times as high as Mount Everest. Jupiter draws most of […]


BTN- Mars Mission

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE UNDERSTANDINGS-PURPLE QUESTIONS-LILAC   This BTN was about a robot called curiosity and its mission to mars.   A robot the size of a car landed on mars. The robot is called curiosity It was an 8 month journey to get curious to land on Mars.   The aim for curiosity is to […]


BTN- Don’t Panic

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC INSIGHT-PURPLE   This BTN was about coping in a Natural Disasters. They had two families and created a fake natural disaster so they could see how the families coped. The first family’s fake natural disaster was a bushfire and the second family’s fake natural disaster was a cyclone.   The first […]


BTN- Water Crisis

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC UNDERSTANDING-PURPLE     This week we did a BTN video. It was bout a drought in Cape Town, South Africa. In Cape Town there is a really bad drought going on and they even have water restrictions and they are very low. The taps are even starting to run dry.   […]


BTN- Distaster Recovery

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC INSIGHT-PURPLE     This week’s BTN video was about how even though a natural disaster isn’t shown on the TV anymore doesn’t mean that everything is back to normal and the city is recovered. After a natural disaster it can be very had for the city where the natural disaster hot […]



BTN- Herald Sun Article: Volcano in Hawaii

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC INSIGHT-PURPLE   This week we did another herald sun article instead of a BTN. This Herald Sun article was about a huge volcano eruption in Hawaii. Hawaiians ran for the lives when hot lava and toxic gases spewed out onto the streets. All if this was caused by a huge and […]


BTN- Herald Sun Article

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK BLUE- RECALLS QUESTIONS-LILAC INSIGHT-PURPLE   This week we did a herald sun article instead of a BTN reflection. It was about Australian cyclones, storms and bushfires. There were 2 main events that the article focused on, 1 was a cyclone in Darwin. Trees ripped through the ground and power lines were damaged. The […]


BTN- The Ring of Fire

  LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE   QUESTIONS-LILAC   UNDERSTANDING-PURPLE     Two big earthquakes happened in 2009. I in Sumatra and the other in Samoa. The 1 in Samoa happened on the Pacific Ocean causing a massive earthquake to hit Samoa. 1 day later and earthquake struck Sumatra killing hundreds of people and injuring hundreds of […]


BTN- ANZAC Day

LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC UNDERSTANDING-PURPLE  Recently in Australia it was Anzac Day. On Anzac day we commemorate the soldiers who fought in the Gallipoli. This BTN was about a boy called Anzac. He was named after his great, great grandfather who ought in the 1st world war. Anzac is the 5th person in his family […]