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Date:

25/11/16

The Year 4s

Hello Year 4 Families, As we zoom towards the end of 2016, the Year 4s have had a wonderful time both inside and outside the classroom. Many were excited to see Tim Cahill, ask him questions and hear all his soccer stories. Our very own Ethan in 4 J was chosen to give as an […]

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Date:

17/11/16

Sometimes all you need to do is ask….persuasively

3/4K were OUTRAGED. 3/4K decided it was unacceptable. 3/4K believed it was a HUGE wrong that needed to be righted. Immediately And so…we went straight to the top and wrote. Very, very persuasively. Recently some of our classmates went basketball shoe shopping. A whole day of it. No one likes basketball shoe shopping…all day. Especially when […]

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Date:

28/10/16

The Enchanted Garden

  What an exciting day at St Kilda PS with the launch of The Enchanted Garden. It has taken just over 10 months for the students in Year 3/4 to plan, design and create this wonderful playground. We have been researchers, designers, scientists, historians, mathematicians, writers, event planners and marketing gurus. Our research began in […]

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28/10/16

Persuasive Young People …. I am so PROUD

  What at an incredible collection of children! WAIT!!!! I just googled the collective noun for children with 4J and they were appalled to find out that it is actually: AN INGRATITUDE OF CHILDREN … or A CHAOS OF CHILDREN. Funny that. We have been exploring persuasive texts this week and last week. They were introduced […]

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Date:

07/10/16

What a fantastic first week back!!

It really has been a wonderful week in 4J. We have settled so seamlessly into school life once more and it feels like everything the children have been learning and striving for all year is all coming together. I am hearing so many epiphanies popping around the room as I roam..not to mention the “AHAAAA” […]

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Date:

14/09/16

Happy holidays

What a fabulous term we have all had in Year 4. Students have worked extremely hard for the last few months on poetry, historical narratives and multiplicative thinking as well as exploring with great enthusiasm Australian History during the late 1800s. It was exciting to share our classrooms during Literacy and Numeracy Week with you and we […]

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29/08/16

Literacy and Numeracy Week …and a rat called Jem

  What a fabulous week of reading, writing, maths activities, coding, collaborating and laughing. The Year 4s buddied up with the Year 1s to explore Scratch Junior. You can tell from the smiles and focus that it was a huge success. Remarkably quiet for a room full of 75 kids. They all worked so beautifully […]

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