Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Shared reading "Sir Colin Meads"

What is something new you laernt about Sir Colin Meads?

What is his nickname?

Where was he born?

What are the names of his siblings?

What are some of his childhood memories?

Other than the All Blacks, who else did he play rugby for?

What year did Colin first trial for the All Blacks?

How old was Colin when he first debuted for the All Blacks?

What position does he play?

How much games did he play for the All Blacks? and how much tries did he get?


29 comments:

  1. 1. I learnt that he was an all blacks rugby player
    2. Pinetree
    3. Tekoete...
    4. ?
    5. Racing his brother; who can shear the most sheep
    6. His country team, Tekoete...
    7.1954?
    8. ?
    9.Flanker
    10.133 and he scored 20 tries

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  2. What is his nickname? Pine Tree

    Where was he born? Cambridge

    What are the names of his siblings? Stanley Meads

    What are some of his childhood memories? Racing his brother when farming

    Other than the All Blacks, who else did he play rugby for? King Country

    What year did Colin first trial for the All Blacks? 1956

    How old was Colin when he first debuted for the All Blacks? 20 years old

    What position does he play? Lock/Number 8 / Loose Ford

    How much games did he play for the All Blacks? 128 games and how much tries did he get? 28 tries

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    1. *What year did Colin first trial for the All Blacks? 1956 or 1954

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  3. I learnt that he was a rugby legend.
    His nickname was pine tree.
    In te kuiti on the 3rd of June 1936.
    Joan step sister and Stan real brother.
    Raced his brother of who could sheer the most sheep.
    His country team te kuiti.
    1954
    20
    flanker, lock and number 8.
    133 games 28 tries.

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  4. Sir Collin Meads was born on 1st, June, 1936 in Cambridge he had older brother named Stanley. Collin first trialed for the All blacks in 1956. At the age of 20 Collin played for the All blacks. Collin was a New Zealand All blacks player he also played for King country. Colin's nick name was pine tree. Collin played 55 test matches (133 in total-which is a record) in all of those games he only scored 28 tries. Collins position was Lock. Collin used to have races to share sheep with his brother.

    I learnt all above about Collin Meads.

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    1. *Sir Collin Meads was born on 3rd, June, 1936

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  5. 1.He played 133 games for the all blacks
    2.pine tree
    3.cambridge
    4.stanley meads
    5.playing for year 6 representative
    6.king country and north island
    7.he first triald for the ABs on 1956
    8.he was 20 when he had his debut
    9.his position was lock
    10.he played 133 matches for the all blacks and scored 28 tries

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  6. What is something new you learnt about Sir Colin Meads:He was a AB

    What is his nick name:pinetree

    Where was he born:Cambridge

    What are the names of his siblings:Stanly

    What are some of his childhood memories: Racing his brother when farming

    Other than the AB, who else did he play for:King country and north island

    What year did Colin first trial for the AB:1956

    How old was Colin when he first debuted for the All Blacks:20

    What potion does he play:lock

    How much games did he play for the All Blacks:133

    how much tries did he get:28

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  7. He was hearty and played a game with a broken toe and also a game with a broken arm.
    His nickname was Pine tree. Colin was born in Cambridge. He has a brother named Stanley Meads. A childhood memory would be playing for year 6 representative. King country, North island and Representative. Colin first trialed for the All Blacks in 1956. He was 20 when he had his debut. He played Lock mostly. He played 133 games for the All Blacks and scored 28 tries.

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  8. 1. he was a rugby player
    2. Pine tree
    3. Te Kuiti
    4.Joan and Stan
    5. Racing his brother
    6. His country Te kuiti
    7.1954
    8. 20
    9.Flanker and lock
    10.133 games

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  9. What is his nickname: Pinetree
    Where was he born: Cambridge
    What are the names of his siblings: stan and joan
    What are some of his childhood memories: racing his brother who could sheer the most sheep
    Other than the All Blacks, who else did he play rugby for: His local rugby team
    What year did Colin first trial for the All Blacks: 1960
    How old was Colin when he first debuted for the All Blacks: 20 years old
    What position does he play: flanker

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  10. what is his nickname? pine tree
    where was he born? Cambridge
    other than the all blacks who else did he play for? kings country
    some of his siblings? Joan and stan
    what were some of his childhood memories? shear sheep and milk cows
    what year did colin first trial for the all blacks? 1956
    how old was colin when he debuted for the all blacks?
    how much games did he play and how many tries did he score? 133 games-28 tries
    what position did he play? lock and flanker
    how old was colin when he first debuted for the all blacks? 20

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  11. What is something new you laernt about Sir Colin Meads? He played for the all blacks.
    What is his nickname? Pine tree.
    Where was he born? Cambridge.
    What are the names of his siblings? Stanley Meads and Joan Meads.
    What are some of his childhood memories? Racing his brothers farming.
    Other than the All Blacks, who else did he play rugby for? King Country.
    What year did Colin first trial for the All Blacks? 20 years old.
    What position does he play? Lock/number 8.
    How much games did he play for the All Blacks? 128 games. and how much tries did he get? 28 tries.








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  12. that he was a person<>pine tree<>kanebridge<>Joan Stan<>shear sheep and milk cows<>king country and the north island team<>1956<>20<>lock and flanker<>133games 28 tries

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  13. i learnt he was chosen for best rugby player of the century
    nickname pine tree
    was born in te kuiti
    his childhood memory was when he raced his brother to see who could shear the most sheep
    he played for his country team in te kuiti called king country
    trialed for all blacks in 1956
    he first trialed when he was 20
    he played flanker lock and number 8
    he played 133 games and scored 28 tries

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  14. I learnt that he was a community man that played in the all blacks
    pine-tree
    june 3rd 1936
    stanley meads
    having some fun racing his brother
    tekoete
    1956
    20 years old
    lock forward
    28 tries

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  15. He got best player of the century
    nickname:pine tree
    where he was born in: Cambridge
    siblings:Joan,Stan
    childhood memories:
    He played for:king country
    positions:lock,flanker
    How much games did he play for the All Blacks? and how much tries did he get:133 games and 28 tries
    How old was Colin when he first debuted for the All Blacks:20
    What year did Colin first trial for the All Blacks:1956
    What are some of his childhood memories:played rugby for with his brother,he had races shearing sheep.

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  16. 1# I learnt that he was the all black captain and he was well known and respected in the community

    2# his nick name was palm tree because he was 6 foot 3 inches.

    3# Sir Colin Meads was born in Cambridge

    4# he had one sibling, Stanley Thomas Meads his brother

    5# as year 6 he was in the reap rugby team. he played king countrie then played for the north island.

    6# he also played for the north island team

    7# the year he trialed for the all blacks is 1956

    8# he played as a lock

    9# he played 133 and scored 28 tries!

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  17. 1.) Pine Tree

    2.)Cambridge

    3.)Stanley Meads and Joan Meads

    4. Racing his brother while farming

    6.) King Country

    7.)1956

    8.) 20 years of age

    9.) Lock

    10.) 128 games and how much tries did he get? 28 tries

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  18. oops forgot one I learnt that he was named player of the century.

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  19. He played through a lot of injuries. (including broken toe and broken arm)
    Sir Collin Mead's nickname is Pine tree.
    Sir Collins Mead's was born 3 June 1936 in Cambridge.
    His siblings names are Stanley(Stan).
    His childhood memory was racing his Brother while farming.
    He played for North island and King Country.
    Sir Collin Mead's first trialled for the All blacks in 1956.
    He first debuted to the All blacks at 20 years old.
    He played Lock forward.
    He played 133 games for the All blacks and scored 28 points.

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  20. he was a rugby player
    pine tree
    Cambridge
    Stanley meads
    racing his brother at sheering sheep
    his country team Te kuiti
    1954
    forgot
    lock forward
    133 got 28 tries

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  21. Something I Learnt Today:That He Set A World Record, And He Was Also Named The New Zealand's Player Of The Century In 1999.
    Nickname:Pine Tree.
    He Was Born In:Cambridge.
    Siblings:Joan,Stan.
    Childhood Memories:Racing At Shearing Sheep Against His Brother,He Was Competitive On The Field And The Farm.
    He Also Played Rugby For: King Country.
    What Year Did Colin Trial For The All Blacks:1956.
    How old Was Colin When He First Debuted:20
    What Position:Flanker, Lock.
    How Much Games for All Blacks And How Much Tries:133 Games, 28 Tries.

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  22. what is his nick name pine tree

    he was born at cambridge

    the name of his sibling is stanley meads

    his childhood memories were racing his brother when they were farming

    he played for king counter to

    what year did he play for the for the 1956

    how old was colin when he first debuted
    for the all blacks 20 years

    he played loose ford number 8

    he played 128 games for the all blacks and got 28 tries


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  23. what is something new you learnt about Colin meads?
    I learnt that he is a very no excuse man and he just carry's on playing rugby with a broken toe or even a broken arm.

    what is his nickname?
    pinetree

    Where was he born?
    Cambridge

    What are the names of his siblings?
    Stanley Meads

    What are some of his childhood memories?
    He had competions with his brother on the farm and helped his dad on the farm

    Other than the all blacks who else did he play for?
    king country/Te kuiti high school

    what year did colin meads first trial for the all blacks?
    1956

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