Sir Edmund Hillary
By:
Gabriel Weon
My explorer that I chose.
Hook: All I know about this
person.
1. He was the first person to reach the top of
Mount Everest and come back down again....
Wondering: My 3 questions that I want to
find out about Sir Ed.
1. What was his childhood like?
2. How has he contributed ...
My
answers to my
questions
Answer to question 1:
What was his childhood like?
He grew up in Auckland in Tuakau the south of Auckland. He was
educated...
This is Sir Ed and a Nepalese.
That is where Mt Everest is in.
Answer to question 2:
How has he contributed to our society/history?
He was the first person to achieve climbing
Everest w...
This is Sir Edmund
Hillary in his old age.
Answer to question 3:
What qualities did Sir Ed have?
Firstly he had a record of achievement because
no one has ever reach...
This is Sir Edmund Hillary at
the peak of Mount Everest.
Pictures of Sir Ed.
We will never forget Sir Ed.
We will
always
remember
him for what
he has done.
AND HIS IS THE END OF MY PRESENTATION.
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Sir edmund hillary

  1. 1. Sir Edmund Hillary By: Gabriel Weon My explorer that I chose.
  2. 2. Hook: All I know about this person. 1. He was the first person to reach the top of Mount Everest and come back down again. 2. He is a New Zealander. 3. He died on Friday 11th of January 2008. 4. He was born on 20th of July 1919. 5. He has 1 older sibling and 1 younger sibling.
  3. 3. Wondering: My 3 questions that I want to find out about Sir Ed. 1. What was his childhood like? 2. How has he contributed to our society/history. 3. What qualities did Sir Edmund have?
  4. 4. My answers to my questions
  5. 5. Answer to question 1: What was his childhood like? He grew up in Auckland in Tuakau the south of Auckland. He was educated in Tuakau Primary school and then to Auckland Grammar High School. Sir Edmund Hillary skipped 2 years of primary school and struggled in high school and intermediate. Sir Ed was a shy boy when he was in primary so he made himself happy by reading books and daydreamed on a life full of adventure. After graduating University of Auckland, with his brother he became a beekeeper. That was his summer thing and in winter he went climbing. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Hillary
  6. 6. This is Sir Ed and a Nepalese. That is where Mt Everest is in.
  7. 7. Answer to question 2: How has he contributed to our society/history? He was the first person to achieve climbing Everest with his mate Sherpa Tenzing Norgay. He left his mark in the Antarctic, helping to establish New Zealand’s Scott Base on Ross Island in 1957 and leading the overland vehicle traverse to the South Pole in 1958 http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_did_sir_edmund_hillary_contribute_to_New_Zea lands_Identity&alreadyAsked=1&rtitle=How_did_Sir_Edmund_Hillary_contr ibute_to_life_in_New_Zealand
  8. 8. This is Sir Edmund Hillary in his old age.
  9. 9. Answer to question 3: What qualities did Sir Ed have? Firstly he had a record of achievement because no one has ever reached Everest before him. He was a great believer and he had good sense of humor. He was very caring and honest. http://money.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id=345269
  10. 10. This is Sir Edmund Hillary at the peak of Mount Everest.
  11. 11. Pictures of Sir Ed.
  12. 12. We will never forget Sir Ed. We will always remember him for what he has done.
  13. 13. AND HIS IS THE END OF MY PRESENTATION.

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