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Date:

17/12/15

What a Wonderful Year In Prep P

Thank you to all of the Prep P families for such a wonderful year at SKPS! It has been an action packed year with starting school, caring for the chickens and veggie garden, making new friends,  going on excursions, learning with our buddies and having many wonderful moments in the classroom! Have a very relaxing and […]

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Date:

03/12/15

Police Visit

Thank you to Jake’s dad for coming to visit with his police car yesterday. We got to ask lots of questions and even got to climb into the police car, use the siren and see the lights flashing. Nathan showed us hand cuffs too.    

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Date:

18/11/15

Even More Moths

Now prep P have had 5 cabbage moths emerge from their homes. They have gone to live in our veggie garden now. Maybe some have flown to China, New York, Warrnabool, Hong Kong or Sydney. We hope they have a happy life! Come and join us on Monday lunch time in the gardens to find […]

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Date:

04/11/15

Garden Fun With Prep P!

Prep P have been busy finding spiders, caterpillars, millipedes, earwigs and slater bugs in the garden today. We have made a home for the caterpillars in our classroom. Come in and have a look! This afternoon we had a moth that had just emerged from its home and we all let it go!!! We all have had lots […]

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Date:

21/10/15

Thank You For Having us Grade 2!

The Preps had a spooky afternoon with the Grade 2’s this afternoon. Some people played a really fun maths and drawing game where you had to try and finish the spooky pumpkin first. There was even an opportunity to write a Halloween story together! We all had a wonderful afternoon and have made some new […]

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Date:

14/10/15

An Afternoon In Grade 1!

What a wonderful time all of the Preps had in Grade 1 this afternoon. They had the opportunity to see the Grade 1 classrooms, see their work, read stories, play and ask questions that they would like to know about what Grade 1 might be like next year. Thank you to all of the amazing […]

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Date:

12/10/15

Prep History Talks Continued!

Thank you to all of the wonderful family members who came to share some of their history with us today. It was a wonderfully divers range of information for us all to learn and share! GG, Zahara’s great grandma who came along today to share her artwork. Elizabeth has had art exhibitions in London and […]

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Date:

05/10/15

Prep History Talks

Today the Preps history talks began. Yvonne, Mahli’s grandma came to share her history with us. She was born in Africa and taught us some words from her language Afrikaans which were so fun and tricky to try. She spoke about the Zulu people and their traditions of making precious things from beads and played some music for […]

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Date:

17/09/15

Problem Solving!

We have been problem solving in Prep! During our maths sessions we have been working on our problem solving skills and doing some Rich Assessment Tasks (RATS). Problem solving tasks are important activities because they require the students to use and develop mathematical thinking skills as well as helping them to develop mathematical language to talk […]

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Date:

02/09/15

Prep P’s Wonder Wall

Prep P have started a Wonder Wall about animals. We will be asking questions, learning and researching to find out more about animals. We have started to ask questions on post it notes and adding it to our wall. Come in and have a look (It has only just begun.) Watch this space……    

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