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 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

Year 3 – Week 5 – Term 3 – Who Did do it?

Adriana WattersYear 3, Year 3G, Year 3M

RELIGION Students reflected upon Mary (Mother of the Church) on 15 August, in order to identify and discuss the meaning behind the Assumption of Mary – when she goes to heaven. We give thanks to all the mothers of this world and pray to Mary to keep them safe and healthy. HOME PROJECT – Design an Advertisement Competition On Monday 21 … Read More

Week 4 in Year 3 Term 3

Adriana WattersYear 3, Year 3G, Year 3M

RELIGION Students have been looking at ways God draws people closer to the Church. We have looked at some of the objects that are symbolic to the Sacrament – Baptism. We have also discussed different things in our life that make us feel alive. For example singing… Video 3-8-17, 9 06 42 am Aboriginal Artist Peter Farmer Visits… Year 3 … Read More

Year 3 and Year 4 Visual Arts Week 4 Term 3

Monique FordVisual Arts, Year 3, Year 3G, Year 3M, Year 4

This week in Year 3 and Year 4 Visual Arts we were lucky enough to be involved in an Aboriginal art workshop run by Peter Farmer and his mother Miranda Farmer. Peter Farmer is a well-known Aboriginal artist, with many of his artworks displayed around Perth and Elizabeth Quay. Students were shown how to draw aboriginal symbols to tell a … Read More

Kindergarten Term 3 Week 3

Lee-Ann PavicicKindy, Year 3, Year 3M

The Kindy children have been having lots of fun over the past couple of weeks. In Religious Education the children talked about their favourite thing that God created. They drew a picture and made Thank You prayers to thank God for creating such a beautiful world. The children have also been introduced to two new sound… the ‘a’ sound and … Read More

Week 3 Term 3 – Year 3M

Gerard PolYear 3, Year 3G, Year 3M

Religion The Year 3 students celebrated Liturgy of the Word with Baptism as our theme. We looked at how this special occasion signals the beginning of our relationship with God. Students created spirals with words and images on, showing what it is that makes them feel alive. The spiral represented the everlasting nature of our soul and God, and how … Read More