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Date:

25/06/15

Another amazing term in Performing Arts

What another fantastic term it has been in Performing Arts. I could not be more proud of all my Prep to Year 2 students who put on two spectacular Circus performances two weeks ago. The Year 3 and 4 students successfully navigated their way through MadPad to create some fabulous school soundscapes. The Year 5 […]

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Date:

28/05/15

What’s happening in Performing Arts this week?

There has been some great learning taking place in Performing Arts. This week Prep students continued to explore the Music elements. They focused on tempo and explored how they could use their voice and instruments to show a change in the speed of music. In Year and 2, students have enjoyed playing rhythms in grids and patterns using the […]

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Date:

14/05/15

Circus rehearsals

The Prep to Year 2 students are halfway through their Circus program. They are very excited and having so much fun putting their Circus show together. Check out some of the students from 1KP practising their tricks.   Next week an information letter will go home with your child. Don’t forget to mark in your […]

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Date:

01/05/15

Fun with the Circus

Our Prep to Year 2 students are having an absolute ball working with their trainers Phoebe and Shaw to learn new circus skills. This week it was all about balancing, spinning, throwing and catching. Prep B students doing the Airplane. “I like doing the airplanes” Mitchell, Prep B “I like spinning the plate on the stick and […]

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Date:

20/04/15

Victorian State School Spectacular

Mass Dance Rehearsals Rehearsals for this year’s State School Spectacular are in full swing!  20 of our lovely Year 6 students attended their second round mass dance rehearsal today. The students have learnt five of the seven routines they will be performing at the Spectacular event in September. Well done Tom, Olivia, Hazel, Laura, Lola-Jean, Finn, Grace, […]

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Date:

17/04/15

The Circus has arrived at SKPS!

LITTLE DEVILS CIRCUS This week our beautiful Prep to Year 2 students started their first round of circus workshops with the Little Devils Circus. They had lots of fun learning different skills with their trainers Phoebe and Shaw. Check out  1K learning how to use spin Pois, throw scarves and and balance sticks.         […]

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Date:

27/03/15

Fun with Music!

What an exciting term it has been in Performing Arts. From exploring the Music elements to singing songs and creating compositions using GarageBand, the kids have been hard at work and have had lots of fun along the way. Next term, the Prep to Year 2 students will commence their circus workshops with trainers from Little […]

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Date:

30/01/15

Welcome back!

Welcome back everyone! I hope you all had a fabulous and fun-filled summer break. We have many exciting things that will be happening this year in Performing Arts. This term, our focus will be Music. Throughout the year we will have a number of opportunities for students to perform: The Victorian State School Spectacular – 20 […]

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Date:

30/01/15

Victorian State School Spectacular

It is with great pleasure that I announce SKPS will be involved in this year’s Victorian State School Spectacular as part of the mass dance routines.  This amazing production is held each year by the Education Department for students in primary and secondary state schools. 20 students from Year 5 and 6 will participate in […]

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Date:

05/12/14

Thriller Live!

Today the cast from the upcoming production ‘Thriller Live’ visited SKPS to teach 4EM students the moonwalk. It was amazing and everyone had a fabulous time.

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