Pre Primary M Term 4

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week on Tuesday in Religion children celebrated their Para Liturgy with Father Quynh. They did a fantastic job and enjoyed the celebration! Children have learnt that members of God’s family belong to a special community called the Church. Followers of Jesus show love and care for others by the way in which they lovingly behave in communities. Followers of … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 4 Week 3

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week in Religion we discussed that followers of Jesus remember that he taught about God’s love and that he wants everyone today to remember to show love for others. His followers try, therefore, to live as Jesus wants. In English we discussed stories. On Wednesday we took part in the school’s NADOC celebrations and the children had the opportunity … Read More

PPM Term 4 Week 2

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

This week we discussed that Jesus used his memory for good and wants people to use their ability to remember in loving ways. In Religion we discussed ways that we can use our abilities to do good for others. In English we wrote stories with a beginning, middle and end. Children Practised telling these stories to others. We also had … Read More

Pre Primary M Term 4 Week 1

Sarah MicklePre-Primary, Pre-Primary M

In Religion over the coming weeks, the children will explore how people’s memories expand and how the gift of memory can help people to learn. This can lead them to wonder what God, who created the gift of memory (and all their learning gifts), is like. Children this week thought about their memories from when they were babies. They discussed … 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

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