Days Like This
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Essay Time!!!!

September 16, 2011

Good Morning Guys, Last week we had a lengthy discussion about essay writing as a text response. This week I would like you to take the time to plan your essay, based on this essay topic- Days Like This presents a realistic glimpse of Australia’s future. Support your argument with quotes from the text. To […]

‘Facebook Page’ Activity

September 9, 2011

          ‘FaceBook’ Page: Imagine what Facebook pages of characters from the novel might look like. Think about what their status updates might look like and the post’s they might put on one another’s wall. Create a folder on your desktop entitled Days Like This- FaceBook Page. Begin searching for and collecting […]

Student Made Vokis

September 5, 2011

Apologies for the delay in posting this for you all to see, but I am finally posting the Voki’s that my book clubber’s made week before last…there was no book club meeting this last Friday, but I promise they had a great excuse! They had an Author visit with James Roy 🙂 Below are the […]

ICT Activity- Create a Voki

August 26, 2011

ICT Activities: Character Voki 1. After reading chapters 1-4 choose two characters from the book. 2. You will be creating a talking avatar using 3. Go to and log-in or create a Voki account. (Note: If you are not logged in, you will not be able to embed your Voki in your blog/keynote.) […]

August 20, 2011

Chapter Two Reflection

August 18, 2011

Good Morning Book Clubbers! So, Chapter Two…how are we feeling? I would ask several things of you today. (As usual, I would like you to post all responses to my questions in a comment post). If you feel you need to, you are welcome to open a Word doc and draft your responses in this […]

Chapter One Reflection

August 11, 2011

So here we are at the end of chapter one! WOW! What an action packed chapter!! We have learned a great deal about our characters in this chapter, possibly without even realising it. Outlined below are a number of tasks I would like you to complete to illustrate how much you have absorbed about the […]