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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- 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- Australia Day

LINK- SUMMARY- PINK RECALLS- BLUE UNDERSTANDING- PURPLE QUESTIONS- LILAC   This BTN video was about Australia Day. Australia Day is on January the 26th. It is a national public holiday. On Australia Day some people like to have a BBQ with their family and/or friends. Australia Day used to be called Foundation Day. In 1998 […]

BTN- Levels of Government

LINK   SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC UNDERSTANDING-PURPLE   This BTN was about the 3 levels of government.   Federal is the biggest level of government. It is in charge of defending the nation, it deals with trade and foreign affairs, it’s in charge of money and taxes, communication and the environment.   State- State government is […]

BTN Reflection- Voting Age

  LINK SUMMARY- PINK RECALLS- BLUE UNDERSTANDING- PURPLE QUESTIONS- LILAC When you turn 16 in some countries it means you are allowed to learn how to drive, apply for a full time job or even getting your own debit card. Some Australians want something else to be added to the list a 16 year old […]

The Greater Bilby Adaptations Project Reflection

This term in Integrated Studies we had to do an adaptations project on an animal that has adapted over time to an environment, specifically I the desert. My partner was Jake and our animal was The Greater Bilby. It was a really fun and interesting term. I really enjoyed myself doing this project and finding […]

The Greater Bilby Adaptations Predictions

I think that an adaptation for The Greater Bilby might be its big ears. A reason for this might be; when it gets cool it can cover more surface area. Another Adaptation might be its claws so it can dig holes in the ground quicker. I don’t know much about this animal so I am […]

Federation Speech

Ladies and Gentlemen, I strongly believe it would be wise to give Federation another go. After all we have more reasons now. I believe we should all try Federation because it would be much easier to create laws. I think a strong law would be to let women vote. South Australia have already made it […]