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Honey Bees News

Hi Everyone, Thank you for another wonderful term of learning! We have achieved so much this term with our social skills and our reading and writing. We have been producing some beautiful artworks and really gaining an understanding of numbers and … Continued

Rockets

For science this week, we have been applying our knowledge of flight to construct water rockets. We had a test launch yesterday, which was very successful. Tomorrow we will be using the rockets to test variables regarding size, air pressure … 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

Film

This term, the class has been investigating what an excellent short story looks like. We have been planning our own stories and experimenting with how to effectively develop tension and resolve them in a satisfying way. Students are working on … Continued

Stick Insects

Hi everyone, Cooking is on Friday this week for Year 3. I can’t wait to taste the yummy treats that Yeni is planning for our class. Notes have been sent home as we do need a couple of parent helpers … Continued

Honey Bees News

Hi Everyone, Well, we have been very busy these past few weeks, busy like bees! Our learning is roaring along and it is why this term is one of my favourites. It is the time when a level of independence … Continued

Stick Insects

Hello everyone, Over the last two weeks the Stick Insects have been learning about our Zones of Regulation, meaning we have been discussing strategies that enable us to manage our emotions. Lets just clarify that there are no bad emotions, it … Continued

Writing ideas

In English this week, we have been looking at ways to generate ideas for our creative writing. In particular, we have been examining what topics are appropriate for a very short (2 page) story. The class has been learning to … Continued

Welcome back

Great to have everyone back. We have an exciting term ahead of us with the school camp, the shooting of our class film and the writers’ festival to look forward to. Our English has a strong focus on creative writing. … Continued

The Honey Bees News

Hi Everyone, Welcome back to the start of Term 3.  I hope you all had a great holiday and are ready for another great term of learning! This term in Literacy our focus is writing, particularly narratives (story writing). In … Continued