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Final Blog for Term 2!

Hi Everyone, Thank you for attending the parent/teacher interviews last week. It was great to connect with you all about your child and their learning. If you didn’t manage to make it and would like to catch up, just let … Continued

Maths Investigation

We have been conducting a mathematical investigation this week. The students were posed with a question: which would be worth more? 1 metre of $2 coins 1 square metre of 5c coins a milk carton filled with 20c coins; 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

Maths.

Hi everyone, The P&C movie night is this week please look at the newsletter and any notes that have gone home to find out the details such as times and movies. Our math focus last week was telling the time … Continued

Honey Bees News

Hi everyone, This past fortnight we have been super busy little bees! We have been reading really well in our reading groups and we are beginning to use some of our strategies. Two important beginning strategies we have been learning … Continued

School Film

Last week year 6 completed the script for our school film. It’s one of the most exciting so far. We began by writing short stories on the theme: “bad decisions.” The students worked in groups to compose a story and … 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

School is a special place

Hi everyone, This term as part of our geography unit we are studying our school as a special place. We have identified certain places within our school that are special and had lots of discussion around what makes a place … Continued

Words into Action

Our unit for this term involves taking action on an issue in our local area and acting to make a change. At the beginning of this year our class instituted a new bin system to ensure we were taking advantage … Continued

Special places

Hi everyone, This week we had a walk along the creek bed to investigate a ‘special place’ near to our school. When we got around the bend out of view of the road, we crouched down and were very still … Continued