St Maria Goretti’s P&F

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, News, Parent and Friends

THANKYOU to all the generous parents who’ve promised donations to our Rock n Roll Music Bingo night.  If possible, can you PLEASE bring them in THIS week?  It makes organising the event much easier if we’re not allocating things at the last minute.  Want to help but not sure how?  Donations of memorabilia, restaurant and accommodation vouchers, bottles of wine, … Read More

Coding Club – Week 9 – Term 3

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

You are invited to attend the End of Term Sumo Wrestling Robot Challenge presented to you by the students of the after school Coding Club.  When:-           Wednesday 20 September 2017  Time:-            4.10pm to 4.30pm  Where:-         Year 6 Classroom.  Please come along and see the presentation of Term 3 work that your child have been discovering and creating during Coding Club.

OSHC at St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School.

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, OSHC

We have been super busy in OSHC this week!!!  We have been doing lots of art all week, the children did still life drawing which involved them sketching a picture of oranges in a jar, and they turned out really impressive!  The children did some creative painting together as a group using different colours and art materials. They interacted beautifully … Read More

Year 6 – Week 9 – Term 3

Marion PasiniYear 6

Religious Education – A huge congratulations to the year Six students who made their Confirmation over the weekend, it was a very special and reverent occasion. This week we presented our Saint Reports and finalised our Confirmation Unit. We have started our new Religious Education unit that covers all aspects of the bible, including the Old and New Testaments and … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 9

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed that Jesus enjoyed life and came to show people how to enjoy life by living as God wants. If you would like to extend this, take time to wonder with them about God who created the gift of life. Children explored how, through Baptism, people become members of God’s family. In English we explored … Read More

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 2M – Week 8 – Term 3

Rebecca WatsonYear 2, Year 2M

In Religion this week, we learnt about ways Mary cared and loved to others. Children created a shared picture book detailing ways Mary showed love and compassion to all those around her, as she was filled with the Holy Spirit. In Literacy children completed their information report about Canada. After lots of researching, planning and talking students completed a detailed … 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 in PPG – Term 3

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

This week we have begun learning about NAIDOC Week and why we celebrate this special day. We learnt about the Aboriginal flag and the meaning behind the different colours. Over this unit we will be having a particular focus on sounds and movements. On Wednesday we used sand paper to shape our very own tapping sticks. Next week we will … Read More

Kindergarten Week 9 Term 3

Lee-Ann PavicicECE Play Ground, Kindy

The Kindy children have been preparing to celebrate our school’s NAIDOC Week. The theme for 2017 is Our Language Matters. We played a game of charades and talked about the ways people can communicate without using their voices. We talked about how the Aboriginals used symbols and storytelling to communicate. The children made paintings using Aboriginal symbols and experimented with … 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