Sir Edmund Hillary
Sir Edmund Hillary was born in Auckland New Zealand in July 1919. He was a famous mountaineer in New Zealand. In 1953 he went Nepal and set up base camp on the bottom of Mt Everest. Him and several other mountaineers with their Sherpa's, Sir Ed's Sherpa was Tenzing. They set out on 28th of May, their Sherpa's carried 15KG packs to the summit of Mt Everest.
They only spent 15 minutes on the top. Once at the bottom the Queen gave him the coronation medal and knighted him.
Hillary climbed 10 other peaks in the Himalayas and reached the south pole on a trans-antarctic expedition his group was the first to reach the pole using motor vehicles.
In 2008 he died at the age of 88
Sunday, 21 May 2017
On Wednesday I was in the library looking at some books. As I was looking around there were some boys being a bit loud. I asked them if they could quite down to make things a bit easier for the librarians because they were busy with other people.
Monday, 15 May 2017
On Thursday my friends and I were walking around at lunch time, a year 1 came up to us a little upset. She didn't have anyone to play with. We let her play with us. By doing that i showed the value of community by letting her join in with what we were doing.
Saturday, 13 May 2017
On Thursday we went to tech at Lincoln Primary. We made cupcakes. We got to choose what we put in them my group put berries and chocolate chips. While I was there I respected the teacher by listening to her instructions so the recipe was correct.