Today i have completed one of my reading tasks and this one was about a book called Boot camp and this book was about a girl and how her and her uncle joey go to this type of fitness/boot camp in the morning and one day they are stopped by a group of uncle joey old friends and they become very scared of whats about to happen. This book was really interesting because of the family relationship between them. Thank you for looking at this blog post bye.
Good afternoon, Today i have finished one of my reading tasks and it was about a book called the fight and we had to first read it and do the task about it.This book is about a fight that happen on the feild. This task was easy and interesting to do because the book was easy to read and understand and I hope you enjoyed this blog post bye.
Good afternoon today i have completed one of my reading tasks and it was about Pseudoscience. For this task i had to answer some questions after we had read the book. This task was really fun and easy and if you were wondering Pseudoscience means that it’s not fake science that isn’t really proven yet. I hope you enjoyed this blog post.
Walt: Find and link information across a range of texts
Work on this Doc together with a partner.
What was the author’s main message in pseudoscience
|We should ask ourselves whether we can trust the information provided.
What are some of the differences between scientists and advertisers?
|Scientists write so their work and ideas can be critiqued by other scientists. They need to explain their method with enough detail that another scientist can repeat it or look for errors.
|They use short sentences that grab
|It is important that they are accurate and complete.
|Not everything is true and proven.
Write 3 sentences explaining something new you’ve learned from this reading.
|Reliability: whether evidence is consistent, is repeatable,
and has been collected in an organized way.
Validity: whether the evidence collected is really answering the
question that is being investigated.
You don’t have to look very far to find examples of
True or False
|A pseudonym is a false name
|a “pseudonym” is a false name that people use instead of their real name. In the same way, pseudoscience is something that sounds scientific but isn’t based on solid evidence.
|Blackcurrants have vitamin D
|It’s true that raw blackcurrants are high in vitamin C. But these young scientists found almost no vitamin C
in the blackcurrant drink. (does not mention vitamin D, only C.)
|Flavanols help people remember things
|Flavanols do seem to help older people who
have difficulty remembering things. But the
process of turning cocoa beans into chocolate
destroys the flavanols,
|Scientists critique each other
|Scientists write so their work and ideas can be
critiqued by other scientists. They need to explain their method with enough detail that another scientist can repeat it or look for errors.
|Carrots have vitamin A
|Carrots have vitamin A in them, and vitamin A is important for healthy eyes.
|Carrots help us see in the dark
|Carrots have vitamin A in them, and vitamin A is important for healthy eyes. But eating extra carrots won’t improve your night vision.
Good afternoon, today i have done my reading task for this week and it was about one of the books that i have been looking at and it is called Lamb to the slaughter and this book its about a women and her and her husband don’t really seem in love because he is always working but one day he comes home from work and he tells his wife that he had cheated on her and the wife uses a lamb leg and kills the husband. When the police come and investigated she feds them the murder weapon and that was the lamb leg and since that ate the evidence she had gotten away with the murder. I enjoyed reading this book and doing this task because it was really interesting and the book was a really good. I hope you enjoyed looking at this blog post.
Good morning, Today i have finished one of my maths tasks for this week and it was about truing fractions into percentages and to do this task i had to first write the fraction as a equivalent fraction then turn it into a decimal and once i had done this i had to write it as a percentage. This task was really easy to do because i find doing this really easy to do. I also enjoyed doing this because truing fractions into decimals is easy. I hope you enjoyed this blog post and thank you for looking at it bye.