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Date:

13/11/15

Reflecting on our work

In Year 6 we believe that it is important to be able to reflect on our learning. In working on our Digital Portfolios over the past two terms, we have discussed the following reflection stems in order to support the students in writing about their learning.   It has been wonderful to see the way that […]

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Date:

11/11/15

Digital Portfolios and Homework

It has been really fabulous to see the amount of students who have worked hard to get their Digital Portfolios up to date. We have seen a massive improvement today on the amount of work completed. We can’t wait for the students to share all the wonderful learning they have done this semester. We are […]

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Date:

08/10/15

Grandparents’ Poem

What a great start to the term it has been with a beautiful Grandparents’ day performance and morning tea. The following poem was shared with all the Grandparents who visited the school today.   Grandparents’ Poem   The soft gentle smile, eyes shine like stars Aged with experience, you’ve walked long and far. A glance […]

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Date:

16/09/15

Whats happening in Literacy and Numeracy?

Amongst all the buzz of sewing, printing and making for Enterprise Education, the students are still working hard in other areas of the curriculum. The last few weeks have seen the students working through challenging maths tasks involving fractions. They have been sharing their strategies to solve a range of problems and learning from each […]

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Date:

08/09/15

Why Enterprise Education?

The Enterprise Education unit is an enjoyable and engaging way for students in Year 6 to engage in different areas of the AusVELS curriculum and an authentic context for the students to learn about key areas of the curriculum such as: Economics Design, creativity and technology ICT for creating and making We have been exploring the fundamentals of our […]

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Date:

02/09/15

Enterprise Education Lunch Sessions

The Year 6 students have been producing some amazing products as part of their Enterprise Education unit. It is simply wonderful to see them put their creative skills to use. They have been creating stencils for screen printing, polymer clay jewellery and hand-sewn soft toys. We will be running extra sessions every lunchtime for the rest […]

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Date:

28/08/15

Fete supplies urgently needed…

Things are under way in the year 6 classroom, with all the kids working hard to design and make their products for the Enterprise Education unit in the lead up to the Fete. As we have a small budget we would greatly appreciate donations of materials to help us with our projects. We are in […]

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Date:

20/08/15

Challenging Maths Tasks in Year 6!

Have you ever been faced with a challenge? Well the Year 6s have! This term in Year 6 we have begun the Challenging Tasks Project in Maths. The 10 tasks we will be focusing on are based around fractions. Each of the tasks require us to show 2 different methods of solving the problem. For […]

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Date:

07/08/15

Google Classroom!

This term the Year 6 students have been exploring the wonderful, virtual space of Google classroom . Google Classroom is an interactive online classroom which allows the teachers to design assignments that students can access and complete at any time. It uses all of the Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Drive, etc.). We can also have discussions about our […]

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Date:

03/08/15

Welcome back… here’s what you’ve missed!

What a brilliant start to Term 3 we’ve had in Year 6! A senior school Athletics Day, Basketball Clinic, the beginning of our Challenging Maths Tasks project and our first session of the Respectful Relationships Program. We have been busy! Stay tuned this week for detailed posts about these projects and programs. We can’t wait to share the […]

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