10th Anniversary of the National Apology to the Stolen Generations

Marion PasiniAboriginal News, Community News, General News, Learning Information, News

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the National Apology to the Stolen Generation by the Australian Government, a special moment in our country’s history.  We remember with pride that on the 13 February 2008, the Prime Minister of Australia, Kevin Rudd, said ‘Sorry’ for the wrongs that have been inflicted on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander … 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

St Norbert College OPEN DAY

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, News

OPEN DAY Friday 9 March 2018 St Norbert College warmly invites prospective students and their parents to tour our excellent College, its contemporary facilities and extensive grounds. Tours will be conducted at 9.00am and 1.00pm.  Enrolments for Year 7 in 2020 We have commenced our enrolments for 2020. Application forms may be obtained by phoning the Enrolment Officer, Mrs Hughes … 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

St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School Out of School Hours Care

Marion PasiniCommunity News, General News, Learning Information, News, OSHC

Dear Families, Welcome back to 2018! The children have been picking tomatoes from our fairy garden, they tasted so good! We will be making some sauce with all the tomatoes next week! For Waitangi Day we celebrated by learning about the New Zealand culture, we did lots of art activities around this and are in the process of making a … Read More

Year 1G – Week 2 Term 1 2018

Marion PasiniYear 1, Year 1G

What a great start all the Year 1G students have made this year. It has been a very busy start with swimming however, the children are handling it so well. They have come to class with smiles and positive attitudes ready to start the day. We thank you for this.  In Literacy we have been creating a word book based … Read More

Week 2 in Year 3 – Term 1 2018

Gerard PolUncategorized

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

Week 2 in Year 5 Term 1 2018

Lewis DiepYear 5

This week in Religion students were tasked with creating Wonder Cubes, they wrote down any thoughts, questions or feelings they had about God’s creation. Children came up with many brilliant ideas and thoughts to put onto their Wonder Cube. During Literacy students began looking at persuasive text structures. Children were able to correctly identify the 6 parts of these texts … Read More

Pre-Primary G – Week 2 – Term 1 2018

Rebecca WatsonPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

In Religion this week, PPG Students gave compliments to one another about what makes each person special and unique. We rolled a ball of wool to one another and as a class we named something special about each person. This got us thinking about what we like about ourselves and things that we are good at. Children then stated the … Read More

PPM Term 1 Week 2 2018

Lee-Ann PavicicPre-Primary M

Pre Primary M have had a wonderful and busy start to the term. The children are enjoying their beautiful new classroom and learning centers, including the home corner, blocks and construction, drawing table, reading couch and ‘play school’ area. We are using our lovely shady decked veranda to do painting and craft activities and judging by the wet soggy clothes being sent … Read More

Year 2M and Year2G Term 1 Week 2 – 2018

Sarah MickleYear 2, Year 2G, Year 2M

This week in Religion we discussed roles that people have in the community. We sorted different jobs into three categories: family, church and society. Children said a prayer of thanks for all the special jobs in our community. In English we discussed memories in preparation for the children’s next unit of work. Children discussed what memories mean to them, what … Read More