BTN – Cape Town Water Crisis

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4804140.htm Summary Facts Questions Insight This video was mainly about the huge drought going on in a place called Cape Town. It also talked about the water restrictions and what it is like to live there. In addition, it talked about what damage a drought can do and how much water we use just doing Read More…

BTN – Is Africa Splitting Apart?

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/kids-news/a-huge-rip-in-the-ground-has-scientists-suggesting-africa-is-starting-to-split-in-two/news-story/ef66af3388365dc736c0802db9055dee Summary Facts Questions Insight This article was mainly about how in Africa there are giant cracks in the Earth and what is most likely going to happen in the future. In Africa, there is a huge fault line, meaning that over the next around 50 million years, it could split apart. This came to Read More…

100 Word Challenge – Spiky Fruit on a Tree

Celia always sat under the tree in her back yard. In winter, all the other trees wilted and died, though this one bloomed brightly. Not flowers though, tiny little spiky fruits that always fell on her head and made her jump. The spikes on this small fruit were strong, so strong that trying to cut Read More…

BTN – Hawaii Volcano

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4841022.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was mainly about how Kilauea is erupting, and how the volcano works. Also, a bit about how it is to be living there right now. The lava coming for Kilauea is slow moving, though extremely dangerous. It is around 2000 degrees, meaning it destroys everything, like in the Read More…

My House My Rules Reflection

The My House My Rules Webinar was mainly about different types of scams, viruses, hacks and blackmails across the internet. Some signs that you have been sent are scam are fake links, trying to rush you, no phone number to call for verification and bad grammar. Viruses take over your computer and steal your personal Read More…

Herald Sun Kids – Hawaii Volcano

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/kids-news/people-flee-as-hawaiis-erupting-volcano-destroys-homes/news-story/e1fdc54c016899d68ccca8fb1afad855 Summary Facts Questions Insights This article was mainly about the volcanic eruptions in Hawaii, some facts about the volcano and the effects it has had on people in Hawaii. Lava Fissures are vents or slits in the Earth that when opened up, lava can at least leap up to 70m in the air. Earthquakes Read More…