Posts tagged with first news

Nov
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Filed Under (General News) by on 21-11-2012 and tagged ,

My article on FirstNews is called ‘Calculators to be banned from maths tests!’  This article is about maths tests being banned at the key stage 2 maths tests, (SATs). This is going to start in 2014. Some teachers disagree with this idea claiming working without calculators will put people off in maths whereas the other side […]

Nov
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Read it here Gorrilas get a new garden If you were a gorrila, would you like your enclosure turned into an edible mountain?  I found it strange how the gorrilas discarded the lavender and sunflowers, yet not so suprising that they dived immediately for the bannana leaves!  I have been to howlets quite a lot because it […]

Nov
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Read the story here Bonfire Night Causes risks to wild animals In Autumn , lots of wild animals like to make their homes in leaves , twigs and other natural , living things .   At  this time of year , we have bonfires at Bonfire night and Hedgehogs like to hibernate in leaves , so […]

Nov
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 Victory for Sebastian Vettel The victory for Sebastian Vettel was dramatic because Lewis Hamilton who had won the qualifying stages had not even finished the race due to the fact he had issues with his gearbox on the race track; another incident was when the  youngest driver (Jean-Eric Vergne)  was forced to retire as Michael Schumacher had  crashed into him.Michael Schumacher will also […]

Read the story here ‘New population of polar bears found in the Arctic’ This story, posted on the 9th November 2012, is all about an unknown population of polar bears living on a iceberg in the arctic founded by the conservationists working for the BBC.  They were found near the coast of Canada.  The scientists […]

Nov
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Read the story here Polar Bears discovered in the Arctic Around twenty Polar bears have been found on an iceberg fivety  kilometres off the Coast of Canada.  It shows that not all polar bears return to  land when  ice melts like we thought .A nature presenter , who filmed these polar bears , says : “What’s […]

Nov
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Read the article here: Hero dog Theo was a springer spaniel and sniffer dog.  He has been awarded a medal called the ‘Animal Victoria Cross’.  It was for his bravery in the armed forces.  He has resently diede due to a seizure which might have been caused by the sadness of his handlers death.  His death was […]

Nov
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Read the story here, threatened dogs. I have seen so many lovely dogs on leads out on walks but I dont like handbag dogs as much because you cant really play with them.  For a breed to be vunerable to extincion hurts me because I love dogs.  Retrievers are really common and lovely but comparedc […]

Nov
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In class, we have been going on to ‘Oxford Owl’ and ‘First News’, during Guided Reading. Oxford Owl is a fun way of reading any sort of books! But, on the computer! If you want to go on to Oxford Owl click here! It will take you to all of the books you can read […]

Nov
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Filed Under (General News) by on 17-11-2012 and tagged ,

I have been reading on First news – Twilight films. Are you excited? Twilight breaking dawn part 2 will be out in cinemas on the 16/11/12. I cant wait beacause I am a big fan of Twilight. I have read all of the books. After I read the books I watched the films of Twilight because my […]