St Kilda Primary Logo

Year 5 Blog

We're LIVE from Grade 5!

Year 5 Blog Posts


Date:

29/11/17

Sail away, sail away, sail away….

What a glorious day the Year 5 students had yesterday at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. The students are lucky enough to be a part of a three day Tackers Sailing Program which has been offered free to our school as part of a generous bequest. The sun was shining and the breeze was gently blowing […]

Continue reading »
Date:

24/11/17

Victoria Police Social Cohesion Project

  This week a group of Year 5 and Year 6 students have been involved in the Victoria Police Social Cohesion Project.  The aim of this project was to create resources for the local community with a clear student voice. The project began with a performance by Melbourne Playback Theatre who brought to life true stories […]

Continue reading »
Date:

24/10/17

The Play Leadership Program arrives at St Kilda Primary

  Today thirty of our Year 5 students participated in a PLAY Leadership Program. The program is designed to build student resilience by enhancing life skills, strengthening peer connection and creating healthier relationships. As our Year 5 students prepare to transition into their final year of primary school this student led program is designed to empower […]

Continue reading »
Date:

16/10/17

Welcome back to Term 4 – we are off and racing…

What a fabulous first week back we have had in our Year 5 classrooms! Thank you to all of the wonderful grandparents and special friends who joined us on Grandparents Day last Thursday. It is truly a highlight of the school calendar every year and it was so delightful to watch the students proudly share […]

Continue reading »
Date:

10/08/17

YUMMMMM! Chocolate Shop!

On Tuesday our kidpreneurs from 5C and 5K participated in a chocolate shop incursion where they had to opportunity to design, create and market a chocolate product. Students worked together in groups of 5-6 to come up with amazing business names, think of catchy slogans and create logos to promote their product.           The […]

Continue reading »
Date:

10/08/17

Basketball GALA Day

The Year 5 and 6’s participated in the Basketball GALA Day on Friday. They arrived to MSAC with lots of smiles, laughter and excited conversation. There were a variety of teams including boys, girls and mixed who competed against a number of teams throughout the day. It was fantastic to see everyone in high spirits and […]

Continue reading »
Date:

24/07/17

Welcome back to Term 3…now let’s get creative…

Welcome back to all students and their families. We hope you have had a relaxing break and managed to stay warm as Melbourne’s winter well and truly settled in. What an exciting semester the Year 5s have ahead of them as they start their journeys as kidpreneurs and face the challenge of planning, designing and creating something to […]

Continue reading »
Date:

20/06/17

A celebration of learning

The Year 5 students have been immersed in Australian History for close to 10 weeks now and this week are celebrating their learning with an EXPO showcasing their time capsules from the 1800s, gold projects and movies on the Eureka Stockade. The whole school and parent community were invited to enjoy their hard work. Congratulations […]

Continue reading »
Date:

24/05/17

Year 5 Camp

What an amazing time  students and staff had last week on camp at Lady Northcote and Sovereign Hill. Students participated in a range of adventure activities at the Lady Northcote camp including the flying fox, archery, the giant swing and canoeing. They danced themselves silly at a disco, explored by torch light at night time and sat […]

Continue reading »