OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School

Marion PasiniGeneral News, OSHC

We have had a great week in OSHC! We are loving our new room! The children have spent this week constructing a house using recycled materials. The children worked extremely hard to create a house with multiple fine features. We have them displayed in OSHC! Please come down and take a look.   The children have been using our light … Read More

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

We have finally moved! Hooray!!!  This week in OSHC we have been using our recycled materials from our new furniture to make a drawing station outdoors. The children have been drawing beautiful artistic pieces on our large recycled cardboard. Please come have a look at their amazing work   As our roses petals started to fall, we decided to make … Read More

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School.

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

We have had such a busy week in OSHC for our first week back!  We made exploding apples, the children measured out bi carb and added it into the apples then poured vinegar over the top to see the explosion. The children love watching each mini explosion. This encourages the children to learn to measure ingredients, problem solve, hypothesise and … Read More

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