Stick Insects

Hello from the Stink Insect (Year 3) classroom, Congratulation to the students who competed in the district swimming carnival. It is great to see the ‘have a go’ attitude and resilience when things do not go the way we want … Continued

Bottlebrush Science News

Dear Families, Next term we will be embarking on an exciting science journey that links science with literacy and social studies. The unit is called “Living Things and Their Needs”. The focus texts will be Uno’s Garden by Graeme Base … Continued

Genius Hour

This week we began the first stage of our Genius Hour projects. The students are provided with one session a week where they devote themselves to working on any project they choose – something they are passionate about. Yesterday they … Continued

Wonderful writing

Hi Everyone! Thank you to all who came and supported our main fundraiser, Music in the Valley last Friday. It was a fun and busy night! It would be great if you could provide feedback and return to the school … Continued

Week 4 Sea Eagles

Children have many misconceptions of science concepts that have be developing from a very early age. In order to challenge their misconceptions we need them exploring and discussing. One misconception that we have come across during our unit on heat … Continued

Week 4 Sea Eagles

Children have many misconceptions of science concepts that have be developing from a very early age. In order to challenge their misconceptions we need them exploring and discussing. One misconception that we have come across during our unit on heat … Continued

Olympic Fever by Amanda Bettison

We have chosen our countries and are ready to be at the Olympics in spirit for the next two weeks. At the end of this exercise, we will have a small Friday afternoon mini-Olympics to celebrate. Our countries selected are: … Continued

Hola Sea Eagle Families,

Thursday is our number day and we have jumped into the ‘Learning Pit’, working collaboratively to gain a deeper understanding of number. We have been working on open ended math questions such as – ‘The answer is 57. What is … Continued

Hello again to all the Sea Eagle Families.

This week we started out reading “The Day the Crayons Quit” by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. A gorgeous story about Duncan who just wants to colour in but when he opens his box of crayons, he finds … Continued