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Date:

17/06/14

Opera Visit on Thursday 19th!

We are a lucky Year 5 class to be given the opportunity for a special visit to the Arts Centre this Thursday the 19th of June to participate in the Victorian Opera Outreach Program. We will be leaving the school at roughly 11:30am and returning by 3:30pm. A notice about this BONUS excursion went home on […]

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Date:

05/06/14

Gala Day 6th of June – Touch Rugby

Tomorrow we have another Gala Day! We will be playing touch rugby. The bus will be leaving at 9am so don’t be late to school!! Please remember to bring: Drink bottle All snacks and lunch Raincoat WEAR – Warm clothes!!!  

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Date:

25/05/14

Science in year 5

We have been very busy so far this term learning about so many different ascpects of science. Space Science: We were learning about the planets, how they revolve around the sun, their relative size and distance from the sun.   Chemical Science: We have been looking at fair testing, understanding that substances exist in different […]

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Date:

23/05/14

Camp – Medications

Any medications that the students will need for camp will need to come labelled in a ziplock plastic bag with clear instructions and dosages to Miss Prescott on Monday morning. Please do so before 8:50am on Monday. Thank you.

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Date:

22/05/14

Camp!!!!

Woo hoo we are off to camp next week and we are all very excited!! We have just had a camp meeting with the grade 6s and we have written down the important information in our diaries. Here is the information if it doesnt make it home… 8:45 Arrive at school We need parents to […]

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Date:

16/05/14

No School on Monday!

Please remember there is no school on Monday as it is a Curriculum Day. Mr Clapham, Ms Bayly and Ms Prescott will be busy at school learning about our new reporting system and other professional learning. Enjoy your 3 day weekend and we will see you all on Tuesday!

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Date:

16/05/14

Scientist and Inventors

At the moment in Year 5 we are researching about our favourite famous Scientists. Some of the Scientist we are interested in are: Albert Einstein – Light Alexander Fleming – Penicillin Wright Brothers – Motored Aircraft Johannes Gutenberg – Printing press Isaac Newton – Gravity Ernst Rutherford/Niel Boher – Aom Alexander Graham Bell – Tlephone Archimedes […]

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Date:

08/05/14

Assembly Tomorrow!

We will be performing at assembly tomorrow (Fri 9th May) afternoon from 3:10pm. We are wearing casual clothes or a costume of their choice, we have said that they can wear it to school if they would like. Otherwise they will be changing into their clothes/costume after lunch. Remember you are more than welome to come […]

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Date:

07/05/14

NAPLAN Next Week May 13-15th

Next week Grades 3 and 5 will be sitting the NAPLAN Assessment Program. Within this they will sitting a number of assessments on different days. Each assessment goes for roughly 1 hour. As we have been instructing our students we want to see how much effort that they put in and not their results. We […]

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Date:

06/05/14

What’s been happening in Grade 5

In Grade 5 we’ve begun looking at the area of Shape in Mathematics and all the important mathematical language we use to describe shapes. You could ask your child the important language they’ve been learning to describe shapes accurately. We’ve also  jumped headlong into learning about the Solar System and are looking at how to […]

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