Tuesday, May 11, 2010

My family's favourite things

  1. Watch Doctor Who
  2. Go to Packer Park
  3. Tell jokes
  4. Play the mix-up game
  5. Have hugs
  6. Family outings
  7. Play games
  8. Shabbat dinner
  9. Cooking
  10. Eating cookies
  11. Holidays
  12. Going to other countries
  13. Reading stories
  14. Snuggling
  15. Jumping up and down
  16. Playing pretend
  17. Playing "I Spy"
  18. Singing and dancing
  19. Play dates and sleep overs
  20. Spending time together

    Sunday, May 9, 2010

    About my sister Ella

    Ella's favourite things:
    1. When Jake plays with me
    2. When Jake lets me play with his stuff
    3. Thomas
    4. Pink
    5. Barbies
    6. Dollies
    7. Dora
    8. Fairies
    9. Playing the mix-up game
    10. Watching TV
    11. Blankie

    Saturday, May 8, 2010

    My Mum 2010

    Hi. I'm Jake's mum and this is my guest post in honour of Mother's Day 2010.

    My favourite things are:
    1. My family
    2. Sewing
    3. My friends
    4. Going out
    5. Seeing my own Mum and Dad
    6. Going on holidays
    7. Singing songs
    8. Going to concerts
    9. Blogging
    10. Sleeping in
    11. Having a fun day on Mother's Day
    Thank you Jake for inviting me to write in your blog.

    I love you more than anything.

    Mummy xxx

    Thursday, May 6, 2010

    Crazy horse

    Crazy Horse is really fun and you need at least two people to play - a grown-up and a kid.  Have a look at this video before you read on:

    Stay tuned for other fun games!

    My favourite things in 2010

    Here are some of my favourite things:
    1. Thomas the Tank Engine
    2. Building models
    3. Building Lego
    4. Working on this blog
    5. Watching the Lava Lamp when it is dark
    6. Riding on my scooter
    7. Reading books
    8. Playing at school in the sandpit
    9. Making new friends
    10. Dancing
    11. Going to Milli's after-school class
    12. Going to Ros's swimming lessons
    13. Spending family time
    14. Going to the Aquarium
    15. Going on family activities when I have earned all my stars
    16. Having hugs with my Mum and Dad
    17. Playing the mix-up game with Ella
    18. Eating spaghetti
    19. Swimming on a holiday
    20. Going to the beach and making sandcastles there

    Wednesday, May 5, 2010

    Premier's reading challenge 2010

    Jake has entered the Premier's Reading Challenge for the first time. Books read:
    1. Roald Dahl, George's Marvellous Medicine
    2. Andy Griffiths, Just Disgusting!
    3. Andy Griffiths, Just Annoying!
    4. Andre Maurois, Fattypuffs and Thinifers
    5. Dav Pilkey, The Adventures of Captain Underpants
    6. Dianne Bates, Big Bad Bruce
    7. ?, The Magic Porridge Pot
    8. ?, Friday Cats
    9. ?, You Little Monster
    10. ?, The April Fool's Day Mystery
    11. ?, Coyote Not-so-clever
    12. Andy Griffiths, The Day My Bum Went Psycho
    13. Dr Seuss, To think that I saw it on Mulberry Street
    14. Dr Seuss, The Cat in the Hat Comes Back
    15. Dav Pilkey, Captain Underpants and the preposterous plight of the purple potty people.
    16. Cartoon Network, Ben 10, The Insane Inventor
    17. Mordecai Richler, Jacob Two Two's first spy case
    18. Mordecai Richler, Jacob Two Two and the dinosaur
    19. Dav Pilkey, Captain Underpants and the Big Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 1: The night of the nasty nostril nuggets 
    20. Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    21. Dav Pilkey, Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets
    22. ?, The Pied Piper of Hamlyn
    23. Enid Blyton, The Faraway Tree
    24. Roaring Rockets, Tony Mitton and Ant Parker
    25. The Twits, Roald Dahl
    26. The BFG, Roald Dahl
    27. Beastly Basil, Tessa Krailing
    28. Disgusting Denzil, Tessa Krailing
    29. Captain Underpants and the perilous plot of Professor P. Poopy Pants, Dav Pilkey
    30. Asterix at the Olympic Games
    31. Asterix and the Cauldron