Week 3 in Year 5 – Term 1 2018

Lewis DiepYear 5

The Year 4 and Year 5 students went to Ash Wednesday Mass last week. The new Year 5 choir sang beautifully. In Religion this week and in preparation for Lent students made Lenten promises. Children came up with many different promises. Students then decorated their promise and we collated them for display. This week in Numeracy students began looking at … Read More

Week 2 in Year 5 Term 1 2018

Lewis DiepYear 5

This week in Religion students were tasked with creating Wonder Cubes, they wrote down any thoughts, questions or feelings they had about God’s creation. Children came up with many brilliant ideas and thoughts to put onto their Wonder Cube. During Literacy students began looking at persuasive text structures. Children were able to correctly identify the 6 parts of these texts … Read More

Week 1 in Year 5 2018

Lewis DiepYear 5

I hope all the students and parents had a fun filled holiday and I welcome you all back to Saint Maria Goretti’s for another year! My name is Mr Lewis Diep and I have the pleasure of educating your children this year as the Year 5 classroom teacher. I look forward to a delightful and exciting year with everyone! I … Read More

Week 8 in Year 2G – Term 4

Lewis DiepYear 2, Year 2G

During Religion this week students worked in pairs to role play a situation where each group encountered a conflict of a person showing unloving actions to one another. Children had to develop their own solution to their problem. Students thoroughly enjoyed themselves and had a great laugh! In Literacy this week students began their draft letter to Santa. Children were … Read More

Week 6 in Year 2G! – Week 6

Lewis DiepYear 2, Year 2G

This week in Religion we were busy practicing our combined Para Liturgy with the Year 1’s and 2M. The theme for the Year 2’s is how we show love during the time of advent. Students were busy creating their display item for the Para Liturgy. During Math students looked at their final strategy for subtraction, partitioning. Students were able to … Read More

Week 5 in Year 2G

Lewis DiepYear 2G

Religion In religion this week we looked at a story from the bible. The story talked about the time Joseph and Mary found Jesus in a temple sitting among the teachers, listening and asking them questions. We discussed what questions Jesus may have asked at the temple and the reasons he had for asking these questions. Literacy In preparation for … Read More

Week 3 in Year 2G Term 4

Lewis DiepYear 2G

In Religion this week students brainstormed different ways they can show love and care to others around them. Students worked in groups to brainstorm their ideas. Students were then provided time to pick, practice and role play a scenario where they would display love and care to people around them. Students were extremely excited to celebrate NAIDOC week on Wednesday … Read More

Week 2 Term 4 in Y2G!

Lewis DiepYear 2G

In religion we role played the story of the last super and discussed the events that took place. We then analysed parts of the Eucharist that we celebrate during Mass. We discussed the words ‘do this in memory of me’ and symbolic meaning of Jesus words and actions at the time of the last supper. We have been busy preparing … Read More

Term 4 – Week 1 in 2G!

Lewis DiepYear 2, Year 2G

Welcome back to Term 4 in 2G! In Religion our focus is on the human spirit. We discussed the importance of a human spirit and that without a human spirit we would be unable to function as people. Children used plasticine to create a symbol that represents their human spirit. This week in literacy students were given small hints about … Read More

Week 8 in Year 2G – Term 3

Lewis DiepYear 2, Year 2G

This week in Religion we spoke about how the Holy Spirit is within each of us, and through this special power we are able to live our lives as Jesus taught us. Sometimes we find it difficult to show love all the time, however, the Holy Spirit allows us to overcome any difficulties. Children illustrated how our world would be … Read More

Week 7 of Term 3 in Year 2G

Lewis DiepMerit Certificates, Year 2, Year 2G

In religion this week children drew and illustrated different ways to show love to others. Last week we read the story “The selfish giant”, students learnt that “happiness is only real when it is shared”. Students drew a flower and replaced the petals with love hearts. Within each petal students drew and wrote a person they love. It was time … Read More

Week 6 in Year 2G – Term 3

Lewis DiepYear 2, Year 2G

Throughout Religion this week students discussed different ways they can show love to others at home and at school. Children came up with recipes that God would use when creating love. Check out our interesting recipes below. We were busy little bees this week in Numeracy. Children familised themselves with the bee bot (robot), they applied their directional knowledge to … Read More