Socratic Circles

Each week Grade 1/2 students complete a ‘Socratic Circle’ session to work on their Speaking and Listening skills. The inner circle discusses the text or picture prompts, aiming to work out the ‘Main Idea’. While the outer circle is critiquing...

Grade 1 and 2 Maths Flexible Groupings – Place Value

The Grade 1/2 students participate in maths flexible groupings. Here the students can practise skills that they need to improve on. The students mix between classes and work together to gain more knowledge in the area of place value. The students have been enjoying...

Wacky Wednesday in 1/2 C!

The students in 1/2C have been very enthusiastic about Wacky Wednesday! Whether it be playing games in a different way, reading the months of the year backwards, or even reading words backwards it’s always lots of fun. Today we had to pass a hula hoop around the...

1/2 – Term 2 2019

Inquiry Topic Focus – Sustainability The students will explore Sustainability throughout the term. Each 1/2 class will consider how they sustain their health, their friendships and their environment. The students will explore the Sustainability topic whilst posing the...

1/2C CAFE Reading

CAFÉ Reading in 12C is important work! The learning intention for this task was ‘finding the word meaning in context’. It’s hard work finding the clues to figure out the meanings of words we don’t know. Look how they are concentrating and helping each other work them...

Naughty Jeffery

The students were so annoyed at Jeffery out class mascot for leaving to go to Queensland without telling us. We were glad to receive his postcard letting us know that he was ok. The students have been learning all about letter writing and decided to write him a stern...