M.I. Activities

Every Thursday afternoon the children participate in Multiple Intelligences activities. Catering for the varied learning strengths and different ‘intelligences’ it allows the children to choose their own way of working on a topic which this term is Fairytales. The link below shows the range of choice the children have to choose from. Each activity has … [Read more…]

Gotta Keep Reading!

The grade 1’s are performing this song at assembly on Monday as part of the Literacy and Numeracy Week focus. The children can practise it at home and the family can join in too!

Reading In Bed Is Terrific

A very relaxed day in Grade 1 on R.I.B.I.T. day! The children thought about the day using De Bono’s Thinking Hats. White Hat (Facts) We wore our pyjamas to school. We read lots of stories and did activities. We had a special morning tea. We didn’t do any school work. We got to read lots … [Read more…]

Gingerbread Men

On Friday, the children of 1A made and decorated gingerbread men/ladies,(as the girls insisted!) There has been a problem retrieving some of the photos so stay tuned for those! In the meantime please take the time to answer our very short poll regarding eating gingerbread ‘people’. Which part of a gingerbread man would you eat … [Read more…]

Rapid Readers

Congratulations to our great readers who have received certificates for: 100 nights – Tori 150nights – Daniel, Andrejs and Reese 175 nights – Emily Well done everyone. An excellent achievement.

We visit Chloe in Broome

There was great excitement in Grade 1A again on Monday morning when we received a call on Skype from Chloe in Broome. Chloe and her family look relaxed and happy and all have great suntans after spending the last few weeks in sunshine. Chloe had the beautiful backdrop of the beach and a frangipani tree. We … [Read more…]

Excitement about the Disco!

On the Friday of the disco, the children of 1A could hardly contain themselves with the anticipation of the disco that night. Here is what they wrote. Hunter: Today we are goint to the Spooky Disco. I am taking Jack R. also. I am goint to dress up as a magician. Lots of people are … [Read more…]

A work in progress

If you picked up your child from the courtyard on Friday after school you would have noticed that the tank outside our classroom now has many fairytale characters and scenes drawn on it. Nicole, a VCAL student, who has been helping in the classroom on Fridays for the past few weeks demonstrated her artistic talents by … [Read more…]