About Katie Barnes

Coral Reef Biome

Coral reefs are diverse underwater ecosystems that are held together by calcium carbonate structures secreted by corals. Less than 0.1% of the worlds ocean floor is covered by coral reefs. The reefs grow best in warm,shallow,clear,sunny and moving water. They grow very slowly about 0.3 cm to 10 cm per year. The reefs we see today [...]

Two – trunked tree

The octopus’s tentacles are suctioning to the ground. No not really.  It’s just the roots of the tree. As I look up the tree, the trunk splits into a V. The bark has squiggly lines through it like a maze. It’s covered in green moss. Some branches are bare and have begun to lose the bark they had [...]

when is an orange not an orange.

An orange is not an orange when: * its a hockey ball. * its used as a drinking cup. * it is my BFF. * it is my Ipod and Ipad. * it is my Iphone. * it is my jack o’ lantern. * it is my farm. by Katie