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Date:

15/09/17

Environment Group – Sustainability Festival

On Friday the Environment Group attended The Sustainability Festival held in the City of Port Phillip’s town hall. A number of schools in the Bayside and Port Phillip area attended. Students showed other students the way they are implementing sustainable actions at school. The SKPS Environment Group students presented their actions to reduce landfill waste. […]

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Date:

15/09/17

Enterprise Education – looking forward to the fete!

On Friday afternoon, in the second last week of term, Ms O’Malley and Ms Borcek came around to each Year 5 & 6 class, and announced which enterprises were successful in getting approval for the fete. All groups were praised on the detail and effort they put into developing business plans, and testing products. Some […]

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Date:

04/09/17

Showcasing our Mini (Mini, Mini) Golf Course!

To reinforce classroom learning and apply their understanding of shapes and angles, students were invited to design and construct one mini-golf hole. They were asked to identify the angle size and type within their design. Take a look at the designs and constructions that these creative Year 6 students came up with! We had a […]

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Date:

26/08/17

Book Day

Students from the Year 5/6 Literacy Leadership Group organised this year’s Book Day event on Wednesday, 23 August. The group focused on developing their communication, collaboration and planning skills. Learning from previous events, the group ensured that they sent out Konnectives and informed the children during weekly assemblies. It was amazing to see so many […]

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Date:

13/08/17

House Spirit Day!

The Community (House and Wellbeing) Leadership Group were able to action another project idea on Tuesday 8 August – House Spirit Day! Working together, this group of students planned games for our Preps – Year 4 students to play at lunch. It was wonderful seeing so many smiling faces as these Year 5/6 students learned […]

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Date:

13/08/17

Enterprise Education ~ Mini BOSS Incursion

Year 6 students participated in a full-day Smoothie Bar Enterprise incursion on Wednesday 9 August. It was an absolute blast! The kids were fully engaged in their learning as they collaborated within a team, used their critical thinking skills to design, make (and taste test!), and market their own smoothie product. The skills and knowledge they […]

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Date:

25/07/17

Fractions!

The Year 6 students have started off the term by studying fractions and decimals. They have been learning how to show their understandings using concrete objects, In addition to using a number of strategies to work through problems, they have been learning how to show their understandings using different concrete objects. They have also been practising converting […]

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Date:

25/07/17

Exciting Events Are Happening!

At this week’s assembly, two groups from our Year 5/6 Community Leadership Group presented their exciting projects to the rest of the school. The House and Wellbeing Leadership Group announced that they will be hosting a House Spirit Day on 8 August during lunchtime for Prep – Year 4 students. The group will lead a […]

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Date:

24/07/17

Enterprise Education – Smoothie Incursion coming up! 9 August 2017

Our Year 6 Enterprise Education unit of inquiry has begun! This unit is designed to help the students develop their knowledge of economics and successful entrepreneurship. It is to help them prepare for their actions at this year’s fete. The Smoothie Bar incursion is a full day event. Students work in teams to research, plan, […]

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