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

Week 7 Term 3 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

In Religion we discussed the different places we like to pray and drew a picture of our favourite. WE also learnt about ways we can communicate love to our families and friends. As a class we made a poster to show this. In English we continued to develop our understanding of story writing by planning our own story. We had … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 6

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we had our Para liturgy. Children did a fantastic job and thank you to all parents who were able to join us! The Religious Education learning experience over the following weeks will help the children explore the gift of human life. To help in celebrating the gift of life I would like children to bring in … Read More

Week 6 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

On Tuesday we celebrate our Paraliturgy with Father Quyhn. During the Paraliturgy we discussed communication and different ways we can talk to God. It was a beautiful celebration and the children sung and spoke very well. In English we learnt about the ‘sh’ sound. We wrote words that started with a ‘sh’ and found words around the room which had … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 5

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

Thank you to all the parents who attended the Pre Primary Paraliturgy on Tuesday 22 August 2017. It was wonderful to have you come and spend time with us and Mr Barrett and Father Quynh. In Religion this week children have explored ways that we can communicate love to one another. Children gave the examples of asking others to play, … Read More

Week 5 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

We have been very busy practising our Paraliturgy. Thank you to all the parents that came and celebrated with us on Tuesday morning at 9am. In English we continued to look at the features in stories. After reading ‘Papa, Please get the moon for me’, we discussed and drew pictures of the beginning, middle and end. Over the next few weeks we … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 4

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we explored communication. Children discussed ways that we communicate and brainstormed what communication means to them. We created wonder questions about communication which we added to our Religion board. In English we have begun looking at sentence content. Children had a go at writing a sentence containing “who”, “where” and “what doing”. An example is “The … Read More

Week 4 Term 3 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we begun a new Religion unit called ‘I Can Talk to God’. To begin this unit, we discussed all the different ways people communicate and said that our facial expressions show own feelings which is another form of communication. In English we learnt about the ‘x’ and ‘z’ sounds. We also discussed different parts in a story and … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 3

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed how we can care for God’s creation. If you would like to support children’s learning at home you could: share stories about times you have enjoyed creation. list all the ‘living’ and ‘non-living things in your home. discuss the ways you care for creation at home, for example feeding pets, gardening, etc. In English … Read More