Kindergarten’s Author Study

Kindergarten students have been exploring the concept of ‘Authority’ this Term, learning all about who authors are and what they do. “To help my students connect with this concept we completed an Author Study about Mem Fox (an Australian author who writes children’s books),” said Kindergarten Teacher Miss Skinner. “During our Author Study we read a … Continue reading Kindergarten’s Author Study

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“The power of yet”

You won’t want to miss out on this video directed and produced by our own Year 2 Teacher Mr Smede and his class. Watch to the end as there are a few great cameo appearances!

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For the love of reading

Inspiring the love of learning includes the love of reading.  This is something we value and encourage in our students. Joining in National Simultaneous Storytime last week was a wonderful way to help instil that love of reading in our students from Prep to Year 8. National Simultaneous Storytime is an annual event that helps, … Continue reading For the love of reading

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Smokey visits Prep

Prep students could hardly wait to have a close up look at the Rural Fire Truck and of course try out the massive fire hose when the Rural Fire Service came to visit recently. Another favourite was Smokey the Koala who also made a special visit to our Prep classroom. He taught them about fire … Continue reading Smokey visits Prep

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Up, Down and All Around

Year 1 students are learning about changes in the land and sky in a Science unit called, ‘Up, Down and All Around.’ Mrs O’Neill, Year 1 Teacher commented, “Last week we walked around Junior School playing ‘I Spy.’  I asked students to look for parts of the land and sky that they could “spy with … Continue reading Up, Down and All Around

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Prep students touch the hearts of some very special people

Residents of the Marco Polo Nursing Home were very touched when our Prep students visited and sang songs for them last Thursday, leading up to Mother’s Day. After practicing their singing, students excitedly walked over to the nursing home and sang their little hearts out to eager listeners.  The residents were touched and gave the … Continue reading Prep students touch the hearts of some very special people

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