Scribbly Gums News

Hi everyone, The Scribbly Gums are learning about water this term. We will be learning how water is essential to life. We use it for drinking, cooking, hygiene, recreation and agriculture. Australia is a dry continent and we will be … Continued

Scribbly Gums Class News

Hi everyone, Here we are at the end of Term 1 already! I have been so pleased with all the students in my class so far this year. They are working well in their literacy and numeracy groups and have … Continued

Scribbly Gums Classroom

Hi everyone, The Scribbly Gums have been writing letters these past weeks. We wrote lots of practise letters and then decided which one we would edit and publish. This is introducing students to the writing process which involves drafting, refining, … Continued

Ideas To Make Home Reading A Wonderful Experience

It’s one of the most common concerns for parents of primary school age children. How can I best help my child to read at home? Teachers are asked about this all the time, and reading progress is one of the … Continued

Dragonflies Class News

Hi everyone, Can you believe we are almost halfway through our last term for 2018? At this time of the year we compile our classroom assessments and have a closer look at the progress our students have made over the … Continued

Dragonflies Class News

Hi everyone, Well, didn’t we have fun on our camp at Evans Head. Thankyou so much to the parents who were able to come along because without your support we would not be able to take the younger students to … Continued

Dragonflies News

Hi everyone, This week we welcomed another student to our class. Talon is a new girl in year 2 and she has been a lovely, confident and friendly addition to our group. We are continuing on our mission to be … Continued

Dragonflies News

Hi everyone, Welcome back to Term 3. I hope you all enjoyed the school holidays. I certainly did! It’s always good to recharge the batteries and be ready for another busy term. This term we are looking at narratives or … Continued

Dragonflies Class News

Hi everyone, The Dragonflies have had a busy week with some culminating activities for our geography unit.We have created postcards about some of the places that are special to us. We are sending them to students at Coorabell, The Pocket … Continued

Dragonflies Getting Into Maps

Hi everyone, Our geography unit, People and Places, sees us investigating the world of maps. The first map we drew was of the school and creek area. This week we are creating a treasure island map, complete with a trail … Continued