Pre Primary M Term 4

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week on Tuesday in Religion children celebrated their Para Liturgy with Father Quynh. They did a fantastic job and enjoyed the celebration! Children have learnt that members of God’s family belong to a special community called the Church. Followers of Jesus show love and care for others by the way in which they lovingly behave in communities. Followers of … Read More

Week 5 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

On Tuesday, we participated in our Paraliturgy and celebrated our community. We focussed on the Church Community and what it looks like. In class we discussed that God wants everyone to belong to a family and community. This week we learnt about the Great Barrier Reef. We researched different animals that live there and wrote facts about each animal. There … Read More

Term 4 Week 4 – Pre Primary G

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we begun a new Religion unit called ‘The Church Community’. This unit focuses on communities and in particular the Church Community. This week we will be participating in a Paraliturgy about communities and celebrating our school community. In English we researched Australian animals and came up with interesting facts about Australian Animals. We discussed capital letters, finger spaces … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 4 Week 3

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed that followers of Jesus remember that he taught about God’s love and that he wants everyone today to remember to show love for others. His followers try, therefore, to live as Jesus wants. In English we discussed stories. On Wednesday we took part in the school’s NADOC celebrations and the children had the opportunity … Read More

PPM Term 4 Week 2

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week we discussed that Jesus used his memory for good and wants people to use their ability to remember in loving ways. In Religion we discussed ways that we can use our abilities to do good for others. In English we wrote stories with a beginning, middle and end. Children Practised telling these stories to others. We also had … Read More

PPG Week 2 Term 4

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we continued talking about our memories in class and listened to stories about Jesus who remembered to love others and thank God. The children were invited to think of one memory from there morning and mime it to the class. This was a very entertaining lesson and we learnt a lot about non-verbal language and other ways to … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 4 Week 1

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

In Religion over the coming weeks, the children will explore how people’s memories expand and how the gift of memory can help people to learn. This can lead them to wonder what God, who created the gift of memory (and all their learning gifts), is like. Children this week thought about their memories from when they were babies. They discussed … Read More

Week 1 in PPG – Term 4

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

Welcome back to Term 4! The children have settled back into class routines and are very excited to be in their final term of Pre-Primary. This term we have two new students in our class. We have enjoyed getting to know Paris and Neithan and look forward to getting to know them more this term. This term we are learning … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 9

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed that Jesus enjoyed life and came to show people how to enjoy life by living as God wants. If you would like to extend this, take time to wonder with them about God who created the gift of life. Children explored how, through Baptism, people become members of God’s family. In English we explored … Read More

Week 9 in PPG – Term 3

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

This week we have begun learning about NAIDOC Week and why we celebrate this special day. We learnt about the Aboriginal flag and the meaning behind the different colours. Over this unit we will be having a particular focus on sounds and movements. On Wednesday we used sand paper to shape our very own tapping sticks. Next week we will … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 8

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we expressed wonder at God who gave the gift of human life. Children asked questions and discussed these. To help in celebrating the gift of life I would like children to bring in photographs of themselves as babies. We will then photograph the children holding their baby photo before sending the picture home. The children will … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 7

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

In Religion this week we discussed signs that we are alive. Children identified actions that people can perform because they have life, and how this has changed from when we were babies. To help in celebrating the gift of life I would like children to bring in photographs of themselves as babies. We will then photograph the children holding their … Read More