On Friday, School Pride day, the grade 1s were actively involved with repotting tubes of native plants which are destined for the oval surrounds, planting plants in front of our classroom and the staffroom, repairing the paintwork on the tank, refreshing the path and area around the tank with stones, trimming creepers outside the staffroom … [Read more…]
Thursday night, the 22nd of September, is concert night for the Grade 1s and 2s. Each grade will be performing a dance from another country with 1A dancing to ‘Bollywood’ music from India! The children will be provided with bells but are asked to wear something brightly coloured; skirts, tops, pants, scarves, bangles, sashes..anything brightly … [Read more…]
We were very lucky to have the inspiring visit by John Danalis an author/ illustrator along with Craig Smith an illustrator. The children enjoyed both workshops and gained an insight into the process both use. Very timely as the children are writing and illustrating their own narrative stories! What did you learn from our visitors … [Read more…]
Thankyou to all the parents who came up on Wednesday afternoon during Literacy and Numeracy Week to share stories with the children and to read the stories the children had brought along to RiBiT.
Reading in Bed is TerrificThe classroom became a gigantic bed where the children lay on blankets and pillows, sharing their favourite stories while cuddling their soft toys. This was before the children rotated through 3 different activities which included listening to a minibeast picture story and watching some ‘Minuscule’ episodes, a delicious snack of biscuits … [Read more…]