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Date:

12/06/18

WALA in Weeks 9 and 10

In Grade 1 this fortnight we will be learning about… Learning Power: We are learning to help ourselves when we get stuck by asking a friend or class ‘expert’. At home have a chat with your child. What are some of the skills that they are most proud of? How could they use these skills to […]

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Date:

23/05/18

Week 6 and 7 WALA

This fortnight in Grade 1 we are learning about… Social and Emotional Skills We are learning to name and describe different emotions. We are learning about what it means to be kind and what random acts of kindness are.   Learning Power We are learning to help ourselves when we get stuck. We are going […]

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Date:

10/05/18

In Term 2 we have been learning about…

In Term 2 so far we have been busy learning about: Writing We are learning to write our lowercase letters on dotted thirds, beginning in the correct position. We are learning about the features of an information report. We are learning to write an information report about animals. We are learning to plan our writing […]

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Date:

09/03/18

We have been learning about…

Welcome back to the Grade 1 blog. Over the last couple of weeks we have been busy exploring, investigating, experimenting and learning about lots of interesting things. During reading time we have been learning to build our Read to Self stamina. We are practising reading to ourselves without getting distracted or giving up. We have […]

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Date:

25/02/18

Welcome to Grade 1 2018!

Welcome to the Grade 1 2018 blog! Hi! We are the Grade 1 teachers this year – Mollie, Michael and Liz. We’ve had a wonderful start to the year with the new Grade 1 students and are really looking forward to a wonderful year ahead! We cant wait to share with you all the different […]

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Date:

02/11/17

The power of persuasion!

This term our crafty Grade 1’s have been focusing on their literacy skills in the area of persuasive texts! We have been learning a lot about this text type, and the all-important features of them! We have discovered that persuasive texts aim to convince others about a particular topic, by including strong arguments with related […]

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Date:

17/10/17

Welcome back to Term 4!

Welcome everyone back to Term 4! We have already been up to so much and it has only been one week! We had such a wonderful time on Grandparents and special friends day sharing our classroom and all our learning with our visitors. It was so lovely to see so many special friends and grandparents […]

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Date:

06/09/17

Aquarium excursion!

What an exciting time we have been having in Grade 1! Last week we were off to the Melbourne Aquarium to explore our fascinating underwater world to learn more about all the animals and sea life which live there. We saw penguins, crocodiles, sharks, stingrays and jellyfish! We learnt about the effects rubbish can have […]

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Date:

23/08/17

Book Week Fun!

What a wonderful day we had celebrating Book Week today! There were some amazing costumes and plenty of wonderful books to share with our buddy classes. Here are some pictures of the day…   What a fun day and well done to everyone for their amazing costumes! From Little Miss Messy, Mr Bump, Little Miss […]

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Date:

18/08/17

1B are JAMMIN’

What an amazing time 1BU had participating in a jam making masterclass on Thursday! It was such an fun day learning how to cook the special Strawberry and Rhubarb Jam that Grade 1 will be selling at the school fete. Chef Stix Grigg showed us all how to make jam and taught us about seasonal fruit and […]

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