OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School.

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

We have been super busy in OSHC this week!!!  We have been doing lots of art all week, the children did still life drawing which involved them sketching a picture of oranges in a jar, and they turned out really impressive!  The children did some creative painting together as a group using different colours and art materials. They interacted beautifully … Read More

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, Learning Information, News, OSHC

Last week at OSHC we had a very sporty fun week!  The children got creative and made nature crafts, this involved the children collecting leaves, flowers, sand, rocks etc. The children created pictures on their paper and then used the coloured spray bottles to cover their paper. This left a cool effect on the paper. The children went crazy with … Read More

St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School OSHC

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

This week in OSHC we have been super busy doing lots of art and crafts for Father’s Day! These are TOP SECRET!!! The children did a STEM Challenge, the objective of the challenge was to create the longest paper chain using 2 a4 sheets of paper. The children collaborated and discussed how to efficiently construct, while trying to win the … Read More

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

This week in OSHC we have extended our Rainbow project and the children used water and old c.d discs to try and catch rainbow lights. This was an interesting STEM activity.  To celebrate book week the children took OSHC outdoors and made cute bookmarks, we discussed our favourite books, dressed up in costumes and got our face painted. The children … Read More

St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School OSHC – BUNNINGS VISIT

Marion PasiniCommunity News, OSHC

We have some exciting news!!! Bunnings will be coming out on Friday 18 August 2017. They will be doing a workshop with the children, this includes making a wooden money box. Friday 18 August 2017 is a STUDENT FREE DAY at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School so if you would like to book your child in there are still vacancies available. … Read More

St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School OSHC

Marion PasiniCommunity News, OSHC

We did a shaving cream drawing activity which the children loved, this activity encourages the children to be more confident using their fine motor skills.  The older boys did a STEM challenge, they built a solar chopper by themselves and put it in the sun to work. They were so proud of their accomplishment.   To day is National Tree … Read More

St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School OSHC

Marion PasiniCommunity News, OSHC

OSHC has been doing a lot of amazing activities this week.  The children have been making small and large marble runs with recycled materials inspired by a conversation with the children about their school holiday adventures . The children have loved this challenging STEM activity and love using their creation!  Today the children did a coloured coded scavenger hunt indoors … Read More

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

We have had an exciting week at OSHC.  The children did a STEM challenge activity with aluminium foil. They worked in groups and made boats to float, this was challenging. We added coins to see whose boat floated the best, as the children made such strong boats we had to add rocks and large pebbles! The children absolutely loved doing … Read More

St Maria Goretti’s OSHC – Week 8 Term 2

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, News, OSHC

This week in OSHC the children have extended their STEM challenge and decided to make bridges using sticky tape and straws. This was very challenging.  As the children have loved making concerts this week, we decided to make some microphones and musical instruments out of recycled containers and boxes. The children painted and decorated them, they look amazing!  We have … Read More

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

Even though this week has been a short week, OSHC has been doing lots of fun activities.  The children did a STEM Challenge this week!!! We made playdough and used this with pop sticks and straws to create 2D and 3D dimensions. This enticed the children to use their mathematical thinking.   Kindness Station – The children have been writing … Read More