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 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

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

Year 6 – Week 8 – Term 3

Marion PasiniReligious Celebrations, Year 6

Religious Education The students have had a fantastic excursion to the Schoenstatt Shrine with Sister Lisette. The students discovered many interesting things about the Sacrament of confirmation and represented the school so beautifully. On Thursday the students prepared for the Sacrament of Confirmation by attending a short Mass and Reconciliation thereafter. Confirmation This Sunday the students made their Confirmation. It was a … 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

Week 8 in Year 2G – Term 3

Lewis DiepYear 2, Year 2G

This week in Religion we spoke about how the Holy Spirit is within each of us, and through this special power we are able to live our lives as Jesus taught us. Sometimes we find it difficult to show love all the time, however, the Holy Spirit allows us to overcome any difficulties. Children illustrated how our world would be … Read More

Kindergarten Term 3 Week 8

Lee-Ann PavicicKindy

This week in Religious Education the Kindy children continued caring for the seeds which they planted. We made sure they received enough sun (but not too much!) and enough water. There is still no sign of any seedlings sprouting but hopefully with the beautiful Spring weather it will not be long. They sequenced pictures of the plant life cycle and … Read More

Year 2M – Week 8 – Term 3

Rebecca WatsonYear 2, Year 2M

This week in Religion we spoke about how the Holy Spirit is within each of us, and through this special power we are able to live our lives as Jesus taught us. Sometimes we find it difficult to show love all the time, however, the Holy Spirit allows us to overcome any difficulties. Children illustrated how our world would be … Read More

Week 8 Term 3 Year 1M

Daniella RanauroYear 1, Year 1M

Religion On Tuesday we celebrate our Year 1 Para Liturgy with the theme ‘I am special’. Our differences are what makes us different and unique and God created us each different, with a purpose and gift. All the gifts he given us allows us to show love to others in many ways. What a fantastic way to acknowledge and appreciate … Read More