Week 3 Term 1 2018 Year 6

Marion PasiniYear 6

This week sees the end to swimming lessons with the Year 6’s organising their belongings well and working hard to cover their learning areas to make up for the time spent at the pool.  In Religious Education we learnt all about Ash Wednesday and received the ash on our forehead in class, after the Year 4 and 5 students attended … Read More

Year 6 – Term 1 Week 2 2018

Marion PasiniYear 6

The students have settled well into Term with the busyness of swimming lessons and getting ready for our camp in Week 4. They have thoroughly enjoyed their new classroom and new facilities. The students have been working very well and both Tiffany and myself are truly blessed to working with such a great bunch of student. Religious Education This week … Read More

Welcome Back to the class of 2018 Year 6

Marion PasiniYear 6

Welcome back! Our first week was busy with lots of getting to know each other activities.  In Religious Education we are learning about Moral choices and making good decisions, this will help us to prepare for our time on camp in Week 4.   Swimming Lessons begin next week! Please ensure all students wear their swimming clothes under the clothes … Read More

Coding Club – Week 7 Term 4

Marion PasiniCoding Club, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6

On Tuesday the coding club put the final touches on their sumo wrestling robots in preparation for next week’s final tournament! All of the students have now completed a driving robot capable of staying inside the arena and seeking out their opponent. At the end of the lesson our students competed in a practise tournament which gave them a good … Read More

Year 6 Term 4 Week 7

Marion PasiniYear 6

This week the students continued their great behaviour which it to be commended. The Year 6 class should get a real big pat on their back for the way that they have conducted themselves throughout Week 5. Well done to all. During Religious Education the students are concluding their unit on puberty. Can you please support you child by speaking … Read More

Mercedes College – Enrolments in 2018

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, News, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6

Early in 2018, Mercedes College will commence interviewing Year Five students who are due to start Year Seven in 2020.  If you are considering enrolling your daughter at Mercedes and have not yet requested an information pack, please contact Mrs Julie Lamb on 9323 1340 as soon as possible.  Further information about enrolments is available on our website, www.mercedes.wa.edu.au.

Coding Club – Week 4 – Term 4

Marion PasiniCoding Club, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6

Week 4 of Coding Club saw our Tuesday students begin work on this term’s main project, the Sumo Wrestling Robots. The students planned out their design and began building and programming their robots. Some of our students got the wonderful opportunity to demonstrate their sumo wrestling robots at the open day on Friday.   On Wednesday the students continued working … Read More

Year 6 – Week 4 – Term 4

Marion PasiniYear 6

 Literacy  Students this week looked at Idioms and how they are used in speech. We continue with our Poetry Unit and are looking at the structure of different poems, rhyming and rhythm.   HASS We are still creating our own countries and parliamentary system, tying in Geography and climate depending on where our country is located. Students have enjoyed naming … Read More

Week 3 Term 4 Year 6

Marion PasiniAboriginal News, Year 6

Religious Education  Next week the will begin the unit ‘Loving Like Jesus.’ This unit focuses on puberty and showing love to others as Jesus wants. An email was sent to all parents detailing this on Thursday 26th October.  English This week the students have continued their topic of poetry and wrote outstanding limericks and colour poems. The students focus was … Read More

Coding Club – Week 2 Term 4 – Tuesday and Wednesday Group

Marion PasiniCoding Club, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6

On Tuesday the Coding Club had their first chance to program and build with sensors. The students learnt about the many different uses of colour, touch and infra-red sensors. The sensors gather information and send the information to the robot and this information can be used in a variety of different ways. Last week the students discovered the different functions of ‘wait’ and ‘loop’ blocks … Read More

Week 2 Term 4 Year 6

Marion PasiniYear 6

Religion  We are continuing on with our unit from last term. In this unit we discuss our feelings and emotions, and how we can become more like Jesus in our daily interactions. We also have a look at the structure of the Bible and how the Old Testament and the New Testament differ. Literacy In Literacy we have started our … Read More

Week 1 Term 4 in Year 6

Marion PasiniYear 6

Religious Education This week the students have focused on identifying their emotions. They have also focused on prayer and recognising that people around the world through the news and newspapers are going through hard times and in our daily prayer we have prayed for those in need and for their own blessings in their lives. English This week the students … Read More