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Career´s Night

Career´s Expo

Last night which was the 29th of August, we had the Career´s Expo night, where we come and take a look and chat with the teachers who teach the different departments about what they do in that subject so that we can get a clear mindset of what subjects we want to take. It is really important for us because we are heading to NCEA next year and we need to make sure we pick the right subjects which we know about and the subjects that we know is most suitable for us as individuals. 
The highlight for me last night was getting to see all the different departments and what they teach and I think that it was really useful for me personally, mainly because of the fact that we are weeks away from Jumpstart, it's getting more freakier and scarier knowing that we are just weeks away from selecting our subjects and just weeks away from actually starting NCEA.
The department that I think stood out the most or the department that I think really presented their subject was Social S…

Food Tech - Wk 9 - Easy Bread

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Today for Foodtechnology we are making Easy Bread. I was peered up with Magnolia and Pauline, even though we didn't do quite well and even though we had a few difficulties we still managed to make our bread. So we are currently waiting for our bread. I will insert the recipe down below. 

Easy Bread
Step 1 - 2C of Plain Flour, 1 Tsp Sugar - 1 packet of yeast - 1C of warm water - 1/4 C of milk - 1 Egg - 1/2 C Of Oil - 1/2 tsp of salt
Step 2 - Mix well and make 4 or 5 round balls and then place on a tray into the oven




Food Tech - Wk 8 - Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Today for Food Technology we are making Chocolate Chip Muffins. I think that Maggie, Pauline and I worked hard. We worked nicely and quickly and it was perfect. So now we are currently waiting for our muffins to cook but don´t worry I will put a photo to show our final product. Just in case you would like to make your own chocolate chip muffins at home, here is the recipe to making a great Chocolate Chip Muffin!
Chocolate Muffin

Step 1

 - 1 1//2 C of S.R Flour
 - 1/2 C of Sugar
 - 1/2 C of Oil, 1/2 C of Milk
 - 1 egg, 1/4 C of Cocoa
 - Chocolate Chips

Step 2

 - Mix well and serve it into the muffin tray, bake 180 degrees for about 15mins

Health - Effects of Tobacco on Hauora

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Today in health we are learning about the effects of smoking on your lungs.  Here are some of the questions that we were focusing on with Miss Paketama. Here is also a link of the effects of smoking 30 packs of smoke, the effects it has on your lungs.


Food Tech - Wk 6 - Peach Cobbler

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Today for Food Technology, we made Peach Cobblers. I think that Magnolia and I did a great job, we were following the instructions carefully and correctly and we managed to get the product that Ms T wanted. As we are writing this we are currently waiting for our Peach Cobbler to cook, because its currently in the oven but so far it's looking good. I will put the photo on top so you can see our final product. Just in case you would like to make your own Peach Cobbler, here is the recipe we used!
Peach Cobbler
Step 1  - 1 1/2 C of S.R.Flour - 1 tsp of cinnamon
Step 2 - 1/2 C of Milk - 1/2 C of Sugar
Step 3  - 1/4 C of Oil - 1 Egg
Step 4  - Mix Well - Scoop into the baking tin and top up with Peach Slice - Splash brown, sugar & cinnamon on top
Last & Final Step - Bake 180 degrees for 20mins





Food Tech - Wk 5 - Quiche

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Today for Food technology we made Quiche. I was peered up with Fale´aka and Ilaisaane. I think that we did an okay job the only thing that we didn't quite do right or something that we need to work on is our listening skills, mainly following the instructions more carefully. Today our friend Saane didn't do the Pastry right but lucky that Ms Tuipulotu helped us. Overall I think we did an AWESOME job! Just in case you would like to make a Quiche at home or with friends here is the method or the recipe that we used to make the Quiche.
Quiche
Step 1 - Cut the pastry into 12 pieces
Step 2 - Dice the ham
Step 3 - Put into the muffin tray
1st - Ham 2nd - Cheese 3rd - Then top it up with an egg
Step 4 - Whisk 4 eggs with half a cup of milk





Food Tech - Wk 3 - Chocolate Muffin

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Today is Tuesday or in Food Tech today is called ´Cooking Day´ Today we decided to make Chocolate Muffins. I think that Faleaka and I done a really good job today! The only thing that I personally need to work on is remembering how to do the ingredients and just making sure that its perfect just the way that Ms. Tuipulotu wants. This is the recipe for making Chocolate muffins, just in case you want to make a beautiful chocolate muffin like ours. 
Recipe

Step One - Mix together

1. 1cup 1/2cup of S.R.Flour
2. 1/2cup of sugar
3. 1 egg, 1/3cup of Cocoa, 50grams of Choc
4. 1/2cup of Milk, 1tsp Vanilla Essence
5. 1/2cup of Oil

Step Two - Mix well and scoop into the muffin tray.

Step Three - Bake for 15mins 180c