Smartie graphs

We are currently studying graphs in Maths. We are collecting data and showing ways of recording the information. Today we each had a packet of Smarties and found the most popular colours. All the colours in everyone’s packets were different so our graphs all looked different. Afterwards we recorded the individual information onto a class … [Read more…]

Junior School Council Reps

Congratulations to Darcy and Codi who were voted in as our new Grade 1A Junior School Council representatives. These young people will represent our class at the meetings and report back any information. They will also help with charity fundraising events. Edward and Kyla are the emergency reps so we also congratulate them.  

Ambulance Visit

Yesterday Mick from the Ambulance Service visited our school and taught us all about the different types of ambulances, the bags of medications the paramedics carry, the uniforms they wear and calling 000 in an emergency. There was alot of role playing and all of the children had a chance to be the patient, dial 000 and … [Read more…]

New Gisborne Community Walk

Last Monday saw Grade 1A walk along Station Road to take in our local community. We discovered that even in New Gisborne there are alot of services to help us, such as the train station, hotel, Gis Bus, letter box and phone box. We also looked at the different types of houses and fences. There are alot … [Read more…]

Sunsmart Countdown Song

sunsmart_countdown_song The Grade 1 children have learnt a song which is all about being sunsmart. I wonder if the children will sing it to you with the help of this post? Click on this link to hear it.  

First Week in 1A

Lots of things to learn, lots of new routines to try and lots of new things to use! What a busy start it has been. The children have settled in well and are being introduced to new routines used in Grade 1. From working independently, to sharing in groups, to interviewing others, the children have … [Read more…]