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Date:

08/11/13

Ask us about……..Biodiversity

We have started our new Integrated Unit on Biodiversity. So far we have been learning about Biomes, labeling continents and the oceans, 8 main habitat types and our school habitat.   We have also found out who is going to Japan next year and when we are presenting our speeches to the Year 4/5s for […]

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31/10/13

Our special guest… Brian Nankervis!

Yesterday, the 30th October we had the pleasure of listening to Brian Nankervis ‘ well…..life story, through to some great tips on reading Poetry. He explained where he got his inspiration to be a poet from. His Grade 6 teacher would display a poem a day, highlighting the time of the year eg Cup Day, Grand […]

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11/10/13

Ask us about….Fractions and Poetry!

We are learning about fractions this term, so ask us about numerators and denominators, making and creating fractions, fractions of a whole, fractions of a group, ordering fractions and equivalent fractions.   In Literacy (Reading, Writing and Speaking and Listening), we have started our Poetry Unit. So ask us about the poems we have read, […]

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09/10/13

NAPLAN

Dear Parents and Carers The 2013 NAPLAN results will be sent home with your child today. Can we please ask you to keep this in a safe place as some Secondary Schools may require copies of these results. Thanks Ms Fulton and Ms Loder.  

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19/09/13

Come and taste our delectable school-made pita chips!

Choc Chip Cookers – Yummy pita chips The pita chips we all made on Tuesday were SCRUMPTIOUS! We all really enjoyed the making and eating of our chips! The seasoning perfectly complemented the avocado dip and hummus, which everyone gobbled up in a flurry of red jumpers! Thanks for reading our posts and we hope […]

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Date:

17/09/13

Our creative cooks whip up a tremendous feast!

Choc Chip Cookers – Coconut Ice Slice The Choc Chip Cookers thought that the Coconut Ice Slice that we made today was really sweet. Almost too sweet! That may be a result of the recipe not being followed properly but then again, anyone can make a mistake! We thought it looked good, bright pink, but it […]

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Date:

11/09/13

Soccer Gala day

Soccer Gala Day On Friday the 6th of September the year 5s and 6s had a Soccer Gala Day. All of the teams played an extraordinary game of soccer. We played against Stonnington PS, SKPPS, Caulfield PS, Port Melbourne PS and South Yarra PS. The grass was very wet leaving our shoes soaking and muddy. Sadly we […]

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