Kiwi Kids Homework 2nd – 13th Dec

December 1, 2019

This page is designed to help you complete your weekly homework tasks.

Just scroll down the page and complete all the tasks. Make sure your record these in your
homework booklet.

Missing your homework booklet? CLICK HERE to download a copy of the homework booklet.

This term we are looking at SPACE. Over the next 10 weeks, you are going to complete activities to help you learn more about our amazing universe.

Over the next two weeks you have a creative task to complete. 

You have been selected by NASA to design a new space craft. Your spacecraft must have the power to get two humans to Mars and once they land move around. NASA believe the mmission will take 6 months so you must make it comfortable enough for your two astronauts.

Using the two pages in your homework booklet complete the following tasks:
Page 1 – plan all the things you may need on your space craft.
Create a simple design

Page 2 – complete your design colour and information explain each part of your space craft.

Below is an example of how NASA design their spacecraft.

Write down the title of the book you have read each day this week in your homework booklet.

Each week you have to find one word from a Kiwi Kids News articles.
It should be a word that you are not familiar with. Write the word in the box
Find and write down the dictionary definition of your word and then use it in a sentence

DEFINITION –                                                                                                                    SENTENCE

Write down the title of the book you have read each day this week in your homework booklet.

You must read 2 articles in each of the following sections.
National / World / Odd Stuff / Sport
Place the headline in your homework booklet after you have read each article. 

Write down the title of the book you have read each day this week in your homework booklet.


Have you checked out our Weekly Dilemma this week?

Each week we select two things to go head:head to see who is the best.

CLICK HERE to see this week’s dilemma.


Each week you need to read the Feature Article.

This is an article that is designed to make you think about a topic and share your opinion.

The Feature Article is available on Wednesday morning and can be found by CLICKING HERE.

TOKU AKO - Online Learning

TOKU AKO - Online Learning

This week you must record your score for the Kiwi Kids News Quiz.

The quiz is live on the website on Friday mornings.

Remember that all of the questions for this quiz come from the Kiwi Kids News website
so make sure you have spent a little time looking through the events this week.

To view the latest quiz CLICK HERE



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My name is Shem Banbury. I am the owner and Chief Editor of Kiwi Kids News. By day I am a school teacher and by night a wannabe triathlete.

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