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NPHC: Jena’s visit was a success!

On Tuesday we received the much awaited visit from Jena Ball, author and illustrator of The Not Perfect Hat Club! We asked and answered questions, we learnt how to draw Newton, and we discussed some really interesting ideas and reflections… Leer Más →

NPHC: Getting ready for Jena’s visit!

Jena’s visiting us next week! We’ve been very busy… and we’re finally ready! These are the questions we would like to ask her: Are you similar to Miss Jenaia? How long did you take to write the novel? How did… Leer Más →

NPHC: We’re about to finish!

This week, we’re reading the final two chapters and epilogue of the novel “The Not Perfect Hat Club” by Jena Ball. In chapter 13, we’ll reflect about winning and losing, feelings involved in those processes, and the attitudes towards other… Leer Más →

NPHC: Our Not Perfect Songs!

In chapter 12, Kylee and Jabber came up with their own song for the Not Perfect Hat Club team. Now, we’re going to work in groups to make our own versions of that song! We’ll create the music and add… Leer Más →

Be part of The Not Perfect Team!

After reading Chapter 10, we agreed on a good definition of “Not Perfect” and we thought of all the concepts that are connected to this idea. Having this in mind, design your own uniforms (t-shirts and caps) for The Not… Leer Más →

NPHC: Good Sportsmanship

After reading chapter 10, we’ll work on several topics: We’ll go back to our initial questions about Perfection/ Imperfection and Tolerance to see what new ideas this chapter gives us. We’ll analyse the phrase “Practice makes perfect” and the opposite… Leer Más →

NPHC: Slam Poetry!

In chapter 9 we read Jabber’s slam poem. We liked it a lot, and we realised it was very powerful! Let’s see some characteristics of Slam Poetry: Slam Poetry is a kind of oral poetry: it’s written to be recited… Leer Más →

NPHC: Flyball!

We have read chapter 8 of the novel and now we know a bit more about Flyball. We’re going to watch a few videos to see this sport in real life! Watch and pay attention to the elements of the… Leer Más →

Important! Checking students’ blogs

Hi kids! We’ve been working on lots of productions, and we’ve been uploading them to the Students’ blogs. So… it’s time to check if everything is there!   These are the entries you should have: Helping Hands: -A comic strip:… Leer Más →

NPHC: Learning from our mistakes

After reading Chapter 7, we´ll reflect about the title: “My person made me do it”. Why does Newton think that “his person” made him act like that? How is Carl responsible? How is Newton responsible? Next, we will reflect and discuss… Leer Más →

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