Week 7 Term 4 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we have begun learning about the true meaning of Christmas. We have read the Christmas story and made special Christmas decorations with Baby Jesus, Mary and Joseph. We also completed a Christmas sequencing activity. We have been practising our sentence writing through writing letters to Santa. We also had a very special visitor arrive in our class. Jeff … Read More

Week 5 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

On Tuesday, we participated in our Paraliturgy and celebrated our community. We focussed on the Church Community and what it looks like. In class we discussed that God wants everyone to belong to a family and community. This week we learnt about the Great Barrier Reef. We researched different animals that live there and wrote facts about each animal. There … Read More

PPG Week 2 Term 4

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we continued talking about our memories in class and listened to stories about Jesus who remembered to love others and thank God. The children were invited to think of one memory from there morning and mime it to the class. This was a very entertaining lesson and we learnt a lot about non-verbal language and other ways to … Read More

Week 1 in PPG – Term 4

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

Welcome back to Term 4! The children have settled back into class routines and are very excited to be in their final term of Pre-Primary. This term we have two new students in our class. We have enjoyed getting to know Paris and Neithan and look forward to getting to know them more this term. This term we are learning … 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

Week 7 Term 3 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

In Religion we discussed the different places we like to pray and drew a picture of our favourite. WE also learnt about ways we can communicate love to our families and friends. As a class we made a poster to show this. In English we continued to develop our understanding of story writing by planning our own story. We had … Read More

Week 6 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

On Tuesday we celebrate our Paraliturgy with Father Quyhn. During the Paraliturgy we discussed communication and different ways we can talk to God. It was a beautiful celebration and the children sung and spoke very well. In English we learnt about the ‘sh’ sound. We wrote words that started with a ‘sh’ and found words around the room which had … Read More

Week 4 Term 3 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we begun a new Religion unit called ‘I Can Talk to God’. To begin this unit, we discussed all the different ways people communicate and said that our facial expressions show own feelings which is another form of communication. In English we learnt about the ‘x’ and ‘z’ sounds. We also discussed different parts in a story and … Read More

Week 1 in Term 3 Pre Primary G

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

Welcome back to Term 3! We have had a very busy start to the term and are very excited to be learning about the author ‘Eric Carle’. This week we read two stories by Eric Carle. On Monday we read The Very Hungry Caterpillar and made a whole class caterpillar which is on display in our new Eric Carle library. … Read More

Week 9 Term 2 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week in Religion we continued learning about Feelings.  We discussed that Jesus had feelings and explored different stories in the bible and identified how Jesus would be feeling during this time. During our morning literacy block we begun a new reading program  which includes home readers and games over a 2 week cycle. We really enjoyed reading the new books … Read More

Week 8 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

This week we started a new Religion unit called ‘Thanking God for our Feelings’. We discussed different feelings and used our bodies and facial expressions to show how people look and act when they experience these feelings. In English we learnt about the ‘j’ sound and identified tricky words in books. We have begun discussing simple punctuation by leaving finger … Read More

Week 7 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we have been very busy preparing for our Para-Liturgy. We have been discussing the Last Supper and why we make a Sign of Peace during Mass. In English we have begun to explore digraphs in words. We learnt about the ‘ss’, ‘ll’ and ‘ff’ sounds at the end of words and came up with words that end in … Read More