Year 1 and Year 6 Visual Arts – Term 3

Monique FordVisual Arts, Year 1, Year 1G, Year 1M, Year 6

The Year 6 students have completed their One-Point Perspective Surreal Bedroom Drawings. This has been a 3 term project which the students have worked tirelessly on. Earlier in the year the students studied the surrealist artist Rene Magritte and his famous painting Personal Values. The students looked at the obscurity of the artwork and how the artist communicated messages through … Read More

Year 1G – Week 9 – Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy In Literacy this week we completed a BIG write on the statement ‘Summer is the Best Season’. We had to choose if we were ‘for’ or ‘against’ the topic and give strong reasons to persuade others to believe our point of view. We had to use the correct structure of a persuasive text – title, opening statement, 3 arguments … Read More

Week 9 Term 3 In Year 1M

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Literacy This week in Literacy we took part in a BIG WRITE session where we wrote a persuasive writing text independently, on the topic, ‘Summer is the best Season’. We worked very hard during the 40 minutes of writing time to construct a persuasive writing piece that followed a structure. We then viewed our persuasive text, read it to a … Read More

Week 8 Term 3 Year 1M

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Religion On Tuesday we celebrate our Year 1 Para Liturgy with the theme ‘I am special’. Our differences are what makes us different and unique and God created us each different, with a purpose and gift. All the gifts he given us allows us to show love to others in many ways. What a fantastic way to acknowledge and appreciate … Read More

YEAR 1G WEEK 8 – TERM 3

Samantha GuattaYear 1, Year 1G

Recently, both Year 1 classes had their Para-Liturgy. The theme was ‘I am Special’. Firstly thank you Father for being with us for this and thank you to all the parents and family members who attended, you all assisted in making this very special. The year 1 students did a wonderful job and sang two beautiful songs as well as showed … Read More

Week 7 Term 3 in Year 1M

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

A friendly reminder to all Year 1 parents:  Tuesday 5 September 2017 (week 8) our class Para Liturgy will be held in the staff room at 9am. Religion In Religion this week we prepared for our Class Para Liturgy which will be held Tuesday 5 September 2017. We began our new unit We Belong this week. We discussed all of us … Read More

Year 1G – Week 7 – Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Numeracy This week in Numeracy we started a new unit – Time. We are learning how to tell the time to the half hour, using both an analogue clock and a digital clock. We are so excited to learn how to tell the time to the half hour! Literacy This week in Literacy we are continuing with Persuasive Writing. We … Read More

For or Against- Persuade Me! Year 1M Week 6 Term 3

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Religion In Religion this week we completed our unit ‘I am Special’. We continued to discuss Baptism and what happens when a person is baptism, furthermore we prepared for our Para Liturgy and completed our specialness (gift) drawings. Numeracy                                                    This week in Numeracy we continued to learn about Money, both coins and notes. We discussed the people on the … Read More

Week 6 Year 1G -Term 3

Samantha GuattaYear 1, Year 1G

LITERACY– In Literacy we have just finished writing our Procedures, these will be on display in our classroom next week. We are now going to start our new Genre which is Persuasive Writing. We are going to write a Persuasive text in a few weeks after we have done the teaching and learning cycle. The theme statement for this will … Read More

Year 1G Week 5 – Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy In Literacy this week we presented our speeches on our favourite dinosaur in front of the class. We started with an introduction, 2 facts about our chosen dinosaur and finally a conclusion with questions. We made sure we used eye contact, spoke clearly with appropriate pace and varied our tone of voice and volume. Our speeches were brilliant! Numeracy … Read More

Week 5 in Year 1M- Money Makers!

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

This week in Religion we identified our specialness and gift given by God. We discussed the term Baptism and what it means to be Baptised. Miss Ranauro showed us a photo of her when she was baptised and we were encouraged to bring in our photos as well. In Literacy this week we reviewed our final written procedures and highlighted … Read More