This is my fable called: The Lion and the Snail


the lion and the snail on Scratch





What might be the benefits of having a vegetable garden at school

It we would be able to pick food and make salad

Why should schools teach better eating habits to students?
It will make us eat healthy

Why do many of the top ten lunches include fruit?
Because it is heathy and we like it

Why do many of the top ten lunches include cheese or plain/flavoured milk?
Because it is full of calcium

How could the veggie patch at OLSC be used better?
Grow different stuff
What are some actions our students could take at OLSC to encourage healthier eating?
Free fruit and veg all the time

Inland Taipan

Often cited as the world’s most venomous snake, the Inland Taipan is far from the most dangerous. Unlike its group member,the common and blazing tempered Coastal Taipan.
The scientific name of the Inland Taipan is Oxyuranus microlepidotus.

Toxic venom
One bite possesses enough punch to drop 100 fully grown men.The venom is the most toxic amongst any snake anywhere in the world.If you are biten you have less than half an hour to inject ante-venom or get to the hospital.Several bites have been recorded and successfully treated by taipan anti-venom.No won has ever died by this snake but it is still very deadly.

The length and colour of the Inland Taipan
The colour of the Inland Taipan depends on where it lives and the season.The upper surface of the snake can vary from dark brown to a light straw colour.Inland Taipan can reach a total length of 2.5 metres, although 1.8 metres is the more usual length. The Inland Taipan is dark blue and black in the winter and in the summer it is olive green brown.
Where it lives and what it eats
The Inland Taipan native to Australia inhabits the plains in the region where Queensland, South Australia and the Northern Territory borders converge.It also lives in Central America.The Inland Taipan lives in the desert and inland lakes.It will eat every thing but the diet is almost solely made of small mammals, particularly native rats.It can be found in lots of fields because that is where lots of rats are.
Life cycle of the Inland Taipan
The Inland Taipan lays eggs and it can lay from 12-24 eggs at a time. The female has to carry the eggs for 50-80 days, then the Inland Taipan will lay her eggs in a abandoned burrow that is moist. Soon after the eggs are laid the mother will abandon her eggs. The life span of an Inland Taipan is about 2 years.

The Inland Taipan is a very deadly snake and can kill 100 fully grow men with one drop of venom.The inland taipan can live for 2 years. It can grow up to 2.5 meters.

By Daniel




Reflection on term 2
What I want to do more of:
I would like to do more Passion project on making games and playing afl
What I liked:
I loved doing the maths projected when we did restaurant rules and when we cooked
What I learnt:
I learnt how to make games on scratch and how to do my 11 times tables and my 12 times tables

The Discovery of Australia
The task

I learnt
Aboriginal people discovered Australia, and have lived in Australia for more than 50 000 years.
The first Europeans to discover Australia arrived in the 1600s.They were Dutch explorers from the Netherlands.
Captain James Cook explored and mapped the east coast in 1770.
Australian Aboriginal people were hunters and ate the animals they caught, they were also gatherers of plants that could be eaten.

What I wonder
How did they come to Australia?
How did they live with out the white man?
What did you use as medicine?
What did they think when they sore white man

The reading comprheshon




This is a limerick I rote

There once was a car
who wanted to go far
he was funny
And his name was dummy
Then he drove to a star

Reften on week 7
I enjoyed the thrass explosion
I leant how to do a thrass explosion
My goal next week is better hand wrighting


black hair peach skin loves afl

Brother of Natalie and nacy

Who loves afl his mum and Daniel

Who feels caring about his mum

Who needs Daniel James and his dog

Who gives love,comments and advice

Who fears dieing and becoming homless

Who’d like to see, his dad

Who dreams of seeing his dad


Ally way disaster
One day on a ordinary street a man was walking then he turned down a ally way and a black guy, jumped out of the shadows and started bashing the other guy. As he was getting bashed he said”why are you bashing me” “because you are white and white is evil” Said the black guy. “Why” said the white guy “because you just are”said the black guy
“But I am a good I work have kids and are not evil” said the white guy. “Prove it” yelled the black guy “I can look all my details” said the white. “Ok!!” Said the black guy then he look through the details and he said “you are nice you can go”Said the black guy “thank you so much” said the white guy.

Term 3 reflection

I enjoyed doing the fable in English when we published it
I enjoyed the poems that we did at the end of term
I enjoyed the my end app
I enjoyed the book that we did
I enjoyed the travel project and all the work that we did like the posters the iMovies the website
I enjoyed the cooking project that we did at the start of the term
I enjoyed doing sport on second week on Thursday
I liked the art show and some of the work we did
Special days
I liked the hundred days of school it was fun
I loved the sport days that we did at the footy days
I liked the book week it was fun reading all of the books and having book fair
Winter sleep out
I loved the winter sleep out it was sooooooooooo much fun.
We raised $ 520 for the homless.

1It was made in 2002
2 It is called the scramjet
3 the first test flight was at outback In South Australia
4It was made by the people at the university in Queensland
5 It has a highly evolved Jet engine
6 It was highly evolved missiles
7it has lots of rotating fans on it
8It can go 25000km an hour

1 James Harrison made the refrigerator
2 It was made in 1856
3It can make ice and water
4It Can be bigger then a man
It cools stuff down
5It can have a freezer with it
6It can freeze stuff
7It has a door that opens and closes
8 It can store food for a long time

Australian rules football
1 Australian football started In 1859
2Australian football is now know as afl which stands for Australian football league
3It is now a massive form of entertainment.
4It was made by Tom wills in 1859
5Who is the boss of afl now Gillon mclachlan
6Top 5 players of all time 1 Leigh Matthews 2 Wayne Cary 3 Gary Ablet sr 4Ted Whitten5 Barry robin
7There are eighteen teams in the afl
8Who is the boss of afl now Gillon mclachlan
9Who was the the last boss of afl Andrew Demetriou
10Gary is the best player right now

1 James Harrison made the refrigerator
2 It was made in 1856
3It can make ice and water
4It Can be bigger then a man
It cools stuff down
5It can have a freezer with it
6It can freeze stuff
7It has a door that opens and closes
8 It can store food for a long time

1It was made in 2002
2 It is called the scramjet
3 the first test flight was at outback In South Australia
4It was made by the people at the university in Queensland
5 It has a highly evolved Jet engine
6 It was highly evolved missiles
7it has lots of rotating fans on it
8It can go 25000km an hour

1.Home I like homes because they keep my from getting wet.
Homes help us find shelter.
We sleep at home.
2.Food I like food Because it is Nice and yummy
I like food because it stops me from dies
3.pure water



1.What was the Silk Road? A trade route
2.What where there names? Marco and Niccolo Polo
3.what where 2 of the mitrals ?that where in the text Paper money, a printing press, porcelain, gunpowder and coal
4.When did it start? 1274
5.Who was the emperor? Kublai Khan

Main idea and supporting details of Nessie
1they tell us about the lock ness lake and how deep it is.
2they tell us about the photos that where taken in the 1930s the the 2000 century.
3they tell us about when people have seen it in the text
4they tell us about the if monsters can be there.

How to sign in and start a project scratch for kids under 10
What you need:
1.computer or laptop
2.internet connection
3.if you have computer mouse

1.first you need to turn on computer or laptop
2.open internet
3.type in scratch
4.then click on the first website that is there
5. Then go on the website and click on the text that reads sign up
6.then fill in the details
7. then click finish
8.then click on the text that has your name that you did in details
9.click on start new project then make a project
10.you did it
By Daniel



Number of Players. Two teams of no more than 10 players or 9 (one of which is the goalkeeper). A game cannot start if either team has less than 10 or 9 players.

Equipment. Players must wear a top and shorts and footwear.

Referee. The referee ensures the Laws of the Game are respected and upheld.

Duration of the Match. The game is played in 2 halves consisting of 5 minutes each. The half time interval must not exceed more than 2 minutes.

Free Kicks. Are given by the referee for fouls and misconduct. A free kick can either be direct or indirect. A goal can be scored directly from a direct free kick. A goal can only be scored from an indirect free kick if it touches at least one other player first. The free kick can be taken from any wear on the field The opposing team must be a minimum of 1 m from the ball when the free kick is taken.

If you are red carded you must dance in the bench

You need 2 yellow cards to get a red card

Throw-in. Used to restart play after the whole of the ball has crossed the touch line.

Ball up. in the Centre of the field to restart play after a Goal is scored.

Field of Play. The game can be played on either natural or artificial surfaces, the surface must be green and rectangular in shape. The two long sides of the rectangle are called touch lines and the two shorter sides are called goal lines. The field is divided in half by the halfway line.

Ball. Must be a afl footy, made of leather and of a certain pressure.

How to win you win when you have more points then the other team at the end of the game

Goal must be a afl goal.


Sashes mark how is on your team

You cant trough the ball

If you are take led it is a ball up.

If it goes out I meater from the goals it is goalies ball.

You need to kick the ball or hand ball it
If you throw the ball it Is a free kick

If you get a bump over the shoulders it is a free kick
No! Speackes if you do it is a free kick if you take them high it is free kick
If you grab them by the legs it is a free kick

If you get a free the opesin player must be at least 1 meater

If you get into a fight you will be sent of the fild by the reffarie

There is three kid umpires and John

At half time you get a drink and the umpires come on the fild and dance

Steps to play foocor
1Get a team with 10 or 9 players and find 2 kid umpires and John
2Get a ball and take it to The middle
3Put the ball down then the umpires we count to 10 then pick it up and bounce it
4Then the rucks jump up and hit it
5When the ball comes down you have to pick it up and go for goal or pass it
6 If you kick it strate through the middle it is 10 pints If it is on the sides it is 2 points
7The team with the most points at the of the Match end wins

nfl modified

One 11man team has possession of the football. It is called the offense and it tries to advance the ball down the field-by running with the ball or throwing it – and score points by crossing the goal line and getting into an area called the end zone.

The other team (also with 11 players) is called the defense. It tries to stop the offensive team and make it give up possession of the ball. If the team with the ball does score or is forced to give up possession, the offensive and defensive teams switch roles (the offensive team goes on defense and the defensive team goes on offense). And so on, back and forth, until all four quarters of the game have been played.

The field measures 20 meaters long and 10 meater wide. Little white markings on the field called yard markers help the players, officials, and the fans keep track of the ball. Probably the most important part of the field is the end zone. It’s an additional 10 yards on each end of the field. This is where the points add up! When the offense – the team with possession of the ball-gets the ball into the opponent’s end zone, they score points.
Games are divided into four 4 minute quarters, separated by a 3 minute break at halftime. There are also 2-minute breaks at the end of the first and third quarters as teams change ends of the field after every 4 minutes of play. At the end of the first and third quarters, the team with the ball retains possession heading into the following quarter.

Each offensive team has 40 seconds from the end of a given play until they must snap of the ball for the start of the next play, otherwise they will be penalized.

If a game is tied at the end of regulation, a 4minute overtime period will be played. Possession is determined before the period begins by a coin toss.
Each team has 3 separate units: the offense those players who are on the field when the team has possession of the ball; the defense (see section below), players who line up to stop the other team’s offenseand special teams that only come in on kicking situations (punts, field goals, and kickoff.Only 11 players are on the field from one team at any one time.

A game starts with the kickoff. The ball is placed on a floor by some won on the same team at the defense’s red semi crial which is 5 meaters from the ring-yard line and a special kicker kicks the ball to the offense A kick return man from the offense will try to catch the ball and advance it by running. Where he is stopped is the point from which the offense will begin a drive, or series of offensive plays. When a kickoff is caught in the offense’s own end zone, the kick returner can either run the ball out of the end zone, or kneel in the end zone to signal a touchback a sign to stop the play.
All progress in a football game is measured in meaters . The offensive team tries to get as much “yardage” as it can to try and move closer to the opponent’s end zone. Each time the offense gets the ball, it has four downs, or chances, in which to gain 5 meaters. If the offensive team successfully moves the ball 5 or more yards, it earns a first down, and another set of four downs. If the offense fails to gain 5 meaters, it loses possession of the ball. The defense tries to prevent the offense not only from scoring, but also from gaining the 5 meaters needed for a first down. If the offense reaches fourth down, it usually punts the ball (kicks it away). This forces the other team to begin its drive further down the field.
MOVING THE BALL – The Run and the Pass
A play begins with the snap. (the position on the field where the play begins), the quarterback loudly calls out a play in code and the player in front of him, the center, passes, or snaps the ball under his legs to the quarterback. From there, the quarterback can either throw the ball, hand it off, or run with it.
There are two main ways for the offense to advance the ball. The first is called a run. This occurs when the quarterback hands the ball off to a running back, who then tries to gain as many yards as possible by eluding defensive players. The quarterback is also allowed to run with the ball.
The other alternative to running the ball is to throw it. Or as they say in football, pass it! Usually, the quarterback does the passing, though there are times when another player may pass the ball to confuse the defense. Actually, anyone on the offensive team is allowed to pass the ball as long as the pass is thrown from behind the line of scrimmage. A pass is complete if the ball is caught by another offensive player, usually the “wide receiver” or “tight end.” If the ball hits the ground before someone catches it, it is called an incomplete pass.
The defense prevents the offense from advancing the ball by bringing the ball carrier to the ground. A player is tackled when one or both of his knees touch the ground. The play is then over. A play also ends when a player runs out of bounds.
The object of the game is to score the most points. There are four ways to score points in football.
A touchdown is the biggest single score in a football game. It is worth six points, and it allows the scoring team an opportunity to attempt to get an extra point. To score a touchdown, the ball must be carried across the goal line into the end zone, caught in the end zone, or a fumble recovered in the end zone, or an untouched kickoff recovered in the end zone by the kicking team.
Immediately following a touchdown, the ball is placed at the opponent’s two-yard line, where the offense has two options. Usually the offense will kick an extra point, also called the point after touchdown, conversion, or PAT. If the offense successfully kicks the ball through the goal posts, it earns one point. The offense can also score two points by running or throwing the ball into the end zone in the same manner as you would score a touchdown. Since going for two points is more difficult than kicking an extra point, the offense generally chooses to kick the extra point.
If the offense cannot score a touchdown, it may try to kick a field goal. Field goals are worth three points and often are the deciding plays in the last seconds of close games. They can be attempted from anywhere on the field on any down, but generally are kicked from inside the defense’s 45-yard line on fourth down. For a field goal to be “good”, the placekicker (or field goal kicker) must kick the ball through the goal-post uprights and over the crossbar. The defense tries to block the kick and stop the ball from reaching the goal post.
The safety is worth two points. A safety occurs when the offensive ball carrier is tackled behind his own goal line.
While trying to advance the football to the end zone, the offense may accidentally turn the ball over to the defense in one of two ways:
When the ball carrier or passer drops the ball, that’s a fumble. Any player on the field can recover the ball by diving on it or he can run with it. The team that recovers a fumble either gets-or retains-possession of the ball.
An aggressive defense can regain possession of the ball by catching (intercepting) passes meant for players on the other team. Both fumble recoveries and interceptions can be run back into the end zone for touchdowns.

Whichever team has possession of the ball is the offense. While only the quarterback, the wide receivers and tight ends, and the running backs can legally handle the ball, it is the quarterback who is the leader of the team and the playmaker. In fact, he’s a man of many talents – he not only throws the ball, he outlines each play to his team.
The quarterback (“QB”) passes or hands off the ball.
The center snaps the ball to the QB and blocks the defense.
2 guards and 2 tackles keep the defense at bay.
2/4 wide receivers catch the ball thrown by the QB.
1 or 2 running backs take the ball and run with it.
1 or 2 tight ends block the defense and can also catches passes.
The job of the defense is to stop the offense. The 11 men on the defensive team all work together to keep the offense from advancing toward the defense’s end zone.
Linebackers defend against the pass, and push forward to stop the run or tackle the QB.
The defensive line (ends and tackles) battles head-to-head against the offensive line.
Cornerbacks and safeties defend against the pass from the QB to the wide receiver and help to stop the run.

Ball a footy an afl ball

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  1. Hi Daniel,
    Really great job on your information report about the Inland Taipan. I really like the way you have organised the report, however don’t forget to leave a space between the paragraphs.
    I’d also love to see a lot more work on your blog soon.
    Keep up the good work. John.

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