Year 3G Week 3 Term 1 2018

Marion PasiniYear 3, Year 3G

RELIGION Last Week was Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the Lenten Season. As a class we discussed how we can be better people by showing COMPASSION, being humble, show humility and honesty ‘for a just future’ which is the focus of Caritas Australia. They also learned that is the Year of Youth and we have being reading Universal Prayers … Read More

Year 3G Week 2 Term 1 2018

Marion PasiniYear 3, Year 3G

Religion Our units this term focus on Forgiveness and Sacrifice and we have started by learning about moral choices and actions that make us feel either good or bad. In the lead up to Reconciliation it’s vital for parents to become familiar with significant dates (see below). Please also check that if your child is making Reconciliation that they have … Read More

Year 3G – Welcome Back to 2018

Marion PasiniYear 3, Year 3G

A warm welcome back to students and parents of Year 3G! We hope you have shared many wonderful times with family and friends over the festive season and are ready for an exciting year ahead.  My name is Mrs Watters and I have the pleasure of teaching Year 3G over the course of this year. This will be my tenth … Read More

Week 1 Term 1 2018 – Year 3M

Gerard PolYear 3, Year 3M

A warm welcome back to students and parents of Year 3! We hope you have shared many wonderful times with family and friends over the festive season. My name is Mr Pol and I have the pleasure of teaching your children over the course of this year. This is my second year at St Maria Goretti’s, and since arriving I … Read More

Week 5 In Year 3

Gerard PolYear 3, Year 3M

Religion This week we looked at ways of speaking with-or from- the heart. The best example we have of a person speaking from the heart is Jesus. In the book of Matthew we learned a lot about Jesus’ life and very importantly his teachings. When he spoke of forgiveness, kindness and love; he spoke with love pouring from his heart. … Read More

Week 3 in Year 3 during Term 4

Gerard PolYear 3

                        NAIDOC The turn out on Wednesday for NAIDOC was amazing with special guests including members from the Aboriginal Education Team; Norman Brahim, Katie Oriti and Kylie Agale. Parents and other family members who also attended were able to see the huge amount of effort put in by the … Read More

Week 2 In Year 3

Gerard PolYear 3, Year 3M

Numeracy What is a pattern exactly? The students were asked what they consider a pattern; what is required for a sequence of numbers in particular to be a pattern. We came to understand that number patterns are created by repeatedly applying the same rule, beginning at any number and recording the answer each time. We looked at repeated addition, repeated … Read More

What’s happening in Year 3 – Week 2 Term 4

Adriana WattersYear 3, Year 3G, Year 3M

RELIGION This term our new unit is called ‘Speak from the heart,’ which looks at ways we have been called to follow our passion and interests in  order to contribute to society in a positive manner. HASS – Humanities and Social Sciences We have been busy practising for the NAIDOC Assembly, led by both year 3 classes next week on … Read More

Week 1 Term 4 – Year 3M

Gerard PolAboriginal News, Year 3, Year 3G, Year 3M

Welcome back to Term 4! With only 9 weeks this term- and the first already over, we have so much to get done. NAIDOC The Year 3 students have been learning about Aboriginal culture across Term 3 and have tied their learning up nicely with an exhibition and assembly performance that will take place on Wednesday of Week 3. With … Read More

Week 6 In Year 3 – Term 3

Gerard PolYear 3, Year 3M

Religion We’ve been learning about how we can pray to different Saints for guidance during different times in our lives. We pray to Mother Mary in particular using the Hail Mary. Some students did some extra research to find out that this prayer also goes by the name Ave Maria and is said during the Rosary. Numeracy Here are some … Read More

Year 3 on the hunt for CLUES at Scitech

Adriana WattersYear 3, Year 3G, Year 3M

Religion We’ve been learning about how we can pray to different Saints for guidance during different times in our lives. We pray to Mother Mary in particular using the Hail Mary. Some students did some extra research to find out that this prayer also goes by the name Ave Maria and is said during the Rosary. Numeracy Here are some … Read More