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

PPM Term 3 Week 8

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we expressed wonder at God who gave the gift of human life. Children asked questions and discussed these. To help in celebrating the gift of life I would like children to bring in photographs of themselves as babies. We will then photograph the children holding their baby photo before sending the picture home. The children will … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 7

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

In Religion this week we discussed signs that we are alive. Children identified actions that people can perform because they have life, and how this has changed from when we were babies. To help in celebrating the gift of life I would like children to bring in photographs of themselves as babies. We will then photograph the children holding their … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 6

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we had our Para liturgy. Children did a fantastic job and thank you to all parents who were able to join us! The Religious Education learning experience over the following weeks will help the children explore the gift of human life. To help in celebrating the gift of life I would like children to bring in … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 3 Week 5

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

Thank you to all the parents who attended the Pre Primary Paraliturgy on Tuesday 22 August 2017. It was wonderful to have you come and spend time with us and Mr Barrett and Father Quynh. In Religion this week children have explored ways that we can communicate love to one another. Children gave the examples of asking others to play, … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 4

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we explored communication. Children discussed ways that we communicate and brainstormed what communication means to them. We created wonder questions about communication which we added to our Religion board. In English we have begun looking at sentence content. Children had a go at writing a sentence containing “who”, “where” and “what doing”. An example is “The … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 3

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed how we can care for God’s creation. If you would like to support children’s learning at home you could: share stories about times you have enjoyed creation. list all the ‘living’ and ‘non-living things in your home. discuss the ways you care for creation at home, for example feeding pets, gardening, etc. In English … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 2

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed how Jesus enjoyed creation. Children explored how followers of Jesus can learn about God’s creation of living and non-living things. In English we have been discussing the parts of a story. Children have been learning about the setting, beginning, middle and ending of stories read. When exploring the story The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson … Read More

PPM Term 3 Week 1

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

In Religion this week children explored the variety of living and non-living things, and celebrated God who created all these things. If you would like to support this learning at home, take time to discuss all the ‘living’ and ‘non-living’ things in your home. We will be exploring The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler over the next coming … Read More

PPM Term 2 Week 9

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion children were introduced to stories of Jesus having feelings like us and how Jesus came to help people express their feelings in loving ways. In English children reviewed our letter sounds and how to write consonant-vowel-consonant words. We discussed the beginning, middle and end sounds we hear and focused on letter formation as well.   In … Read More

PPM Term 2 Week 8

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed that everyone experiences feelings. Often people’s bodies and faces tell what they are feeling. Feelings prompt people to act in certain ways, they tell something about the person to others. Children explored some of the feelings people experience and celebrate God who loves us and who created all people with feelings. Children had their … Read More

PPM Term 2 Week 7

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed that followers of Jesus celebrate the Eucharist (Mass) in remembrance of the special meal Jesus celebrated with his friends (The Last Supper). During mass, followers of Jesus share the Sign of Peace as a way of showing love and friendship. We explored ways followers of Jesus celebrate others, as Jesus did, by expressing thanks to them … Read More