Week 3 Term 1 in Year 1M

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Swimming for the year is complete! We look forward to settling into our weekly routines. Religion: This week in the holy calendar we acknowledged the importance and meaning behind Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday. The children were blessed by Ms Johnson, where they received the ashes on their forehead. We spent the remainder of the week reading and understanding the … Read More

Week 2 In Year 1M Term 1 2018

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Welcome to the Year 1M class blog where I will be posting information and photos about the discoveries and learning activities we will be completing each week. Religion: In Religion we have been discussing choices we make in our daily lives and acknowledge who gave us the ability to choose. Our focus text is ‘What should Danny do?’. The interactive … Read More

Welcome to Year 1M 2018!

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

A warm welcome to all parents and students to Year 1M. My name is Miss Ranauro and I have the pleasure of teaching your child this year. I look forward to developing your child’s independence in learning. We have had a fantastic start to the school year and I have appreciated meeting you all. I continue to look forward to … Read More

Year 2M – Week 9

Rebecca WatsonYear 1, Year 1G, Year 1M, Year 2, Year 2G, Year 2M

The Year 2 students recently visited SciTech! Students completed a STEM based activity where they were to create a parachute using only paper, tape, plastic bag and string. We trialed our product and made refinements where necessary. We took a virtual tour of space in the Planetarium where we learnt about constellations and facts about space! We then became Planet … Read More

Let’s End the Year with a BANG! Week 8 in Year 1M!

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

This week the Year 1 children began the COUNTDOWN off our final days of school! We are ending the year with a BANG! Each day we will be popping a balloon and completing a fun Christmas STEM task as well as responding to a question that come out of the balloon once popped! Day 10: Today was day 10 of … Read More

Week 7 In Year 1M!

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

3 weeks to go until Year 1, 2017 is finished! It was time to set up our Christmas tree! This week we celebrated our Year 1 and 2 Para Liturgy ‘Prepare for Jesus’ in our school Chapel. The Year 1 and 2 children did the most fantastic job with their readings, performance and singing. We hope all those who made … Read More

Year 1M Week 6 Term 4

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

In Religion this week we learnt about our Pope Francis and Archbishop Timothy Costelloe. We discovered the importance and symbolic meaning behind their holy garments including; the Mitra, the crosier and the stole. We talked about the tabernacle and it’s importance in the church. Furthermore, we used QR codes to consolidate our learning and worked with the Year 2 students … Read More

Year 1M Week 5 Term 4

Daniella RanauroYear 1M

Religion: In Religion this week we have begun our new unit ‘Prepare’ and how we prepare for the birthday of Jesus. We discussed the special events we prepare for and how we prepare for the event of Christmas and other special celebrations. We are working towards creating a list of things we do with our family to help us prepare … Read More

Year 1M Week 4 Term 4

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Religion: This week we celebrated Jesus who taught us to appreciate creation. We brainstormed living things and how they grow and change. From this we created flowers and wrote different living things in each petal, acknowledging that God gave us the ability to grow and change.      Literacy: We are delving deeper into our Narrative Writing this week and we … Read More

Week 3 Term 4 In Year 1M

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

In Religion this week the children enjoyed joining in and acting out the echo pantomime actions to the story ‘Jesus got lost’. We listened to bible stories about Jesus and how we grew and changed with his family and friends. We shared how we have changed this year and the achievements we have made this far! This is our final … Read More

Year 1M Week 2 Term 4

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

This week in Religion we wrote cards to someone who helped us to change and grow, thanking them for helping us. We continued to wonder about God and shared with our peers things we can only o now because we have changed and grown. In Literacy this week we learnt the difference between character appearance, traits and feelings. We worked … Read More

Week 1 Term 4 In Year 1M

Daniella RanauroUncategorized, Year 1, Year 1M

What a fantastic start to Term 4! In Religion we have begun our unit ‘Growing and Changing’ and began by exploring all living things. We each demonstrated our prior knowledge by drawing a living thing and sharing it with the class. This then led into an open discussion about babies and the differences between adults and toddlers. Our genre for … Read More