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Science Afternoon

Wednesday 14th of August our students celebrated Science Week by participating in a Science afternoon where they became Scientists. Each grade completed different science experiments including: making sherbet, creating balloon rockets, making slime. Have a look at...

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Book Week Read and Feed

While celebrating Book Week our students took part in a school wide Read and Feed. Each teacher read a different book and students chose which book they would like to listen to. Students enjoyed listening to the range of stories.  

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National Simultaneous Storytime 2019

National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools,...

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Life Education

Over the past 2 weeks each grade has participated in the Life Education Program. This is a health and well-being Program which aligns with our Social and Emotional Skills Program and Inquiry that we teach. Each year level completed a different program relating to...

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Premiers’ Reading Challenge has begun!

The Premiers’ Reading Challenge has begun! What a start our students have had reading many books already. The school has read 621 books in total! The enthusiasm from the students is fantastic to see. Keep reading over the holidays and don’t forget to log your books...

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Prep News

Prep Fathers’ Day Morning

Last Friday, before school, our Prep students celebrated Fathers' Day. Students enjoyed morning tea where they read books, planted a seed, coloured in and played outside. Thank you to all the Fathers, Grandparents and Special Guests who came along to celebrate the...

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100 Days of Prep

On Thursday the 1st of August Prep students at Narre Warren North Primary School celebrated 100 days of prep! Students and their teachers dressed up as not only 100 year olds but as people or things that turned 100 in 2019. During the day we wrote about something we...

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Prep Swimming

During the first 2 weeks of Term the Prep students have had a ball attending swimming lessons. The bus ride over to the pool was our favourite part with our bus driver playing Baby Shark for us to sing along to. Thank you to all the parents for helping us get changed...

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Prep – Term 3

This Term, Preps are celebrating one of our favourite days 100 days of being at school. In Reading this Term, we will be consolidating some strategies and learning some brand-new ones. Each week we will be looking at different comprehension, accuracy, fluency and...

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Grandparents’/Special Friends’ Morning

On Wednesday 22nd June, the Preps invited their Grandparents and Special Guests to school during Education Week. Altogether, we dabbled in some Arts and Crafts to create a self-portrait, journeyed around the school for an interactive tour and visited the Book Fair for...

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Mothers’ Day Morning

On Friday the 10th of May, we celebrated Mothers’ Day by spoiling our Mothers with a pampering session. We decorated cookies, painted their nails, read books, coloured in pictures and gave massages. We had a wonderful time showing our Mothers’ how much we love them....

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Grade 1/2 News

1A Shape

On Friday in 1A, students were learning about 2D shapes. The children enjoyed playing a game called ‘Shape Head.’ To play they were able to ask questions about a shape that was drawn behind them on the board and they audience could only reply with ‘yes’ or ‘no’ as a...

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1A Shape

1A have been working on shapes and today were able to create their own street using 3D shape houses.  

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Grade 1 and 2 Fraction Pizzas

Grade 1 and 2 students have been looking at fractions. Today in Maths students were given a specific task to create a pizza based on fractions e.g. ¼ cheese, ¼ pepperoni and ½ tomato. Here are some of our creations. Don’t they look yummy!  

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1/2 – Term 3

Swimming Grade 1 students will be attending Swimming lessons for the First 2 weeks of Term 3. They will leave school at 1:25pm each day (Tuesday-Friday). Grade 2 students will be attending Swimming lessons during Week 3 and 4 of Term 3. They will leave school at...

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Grade 1 Chance

Grade 1A have been focusing upon Chance in Maths. They made spinners and then used them with a paperclip to create their own chance spinner. The students tracked the chance result ten times to see if the outcome would be the same or different. Grade 1A students really...

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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 how well the inner circle...

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Grade 3/4 News

3/4 – Term 3

READING Students in Grades 3 and 4 will begin the term by revising and practising reading behaviours and coaching. They will continue to build reading stamina through the C.A.F.É Reading Program with Read to Self and Read to Someone. Students will consolidate the...

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Open Night

For our annual Open Night, the Grade 3 and 4 students showcased their achievements by displaying the work they were most proud of. Those who attended did an outstanding job explaining their work to their parents.     [gallery...

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4A Environmental Walk

4A went for a walk around our school looking at Sustainable Practices for Waste, Water, Energy and Biodiversity. Students identified what we are doing well and what we could do better in these areas.  

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3/4 – Term 2 2019

ENGLISH Students in Grades 3 and 4 will continue to work on the C.A.F.E reading strategies during Term 2. Strategies will be taught as a whole class, while students work on individual strategies during read to self and strategy groups. In Term 2, students will be...

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Grade 3/4 – Term 1 2019

ENGLISH Students in Grades 3 and 4 will begin the term by revising and practising reading protocols. They will begin to build reading stamina through the C.A.F.É Reading Program with Read to Self and Read to Someone. They will be introduced to what it means to be a...

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Grade 5/6 News

5/6 – Term 3

What an exciting term we are going to have here at Narre Warren Nth PS. We are starting with a 3 day Camp at Nillahcootie including a visit to the snow then finishing with our Whole School concert. Our reading sessions will have a whole class focus on finding the main...

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5/6 – Term 2 2019

The Year 5/6 students have had a nice slow ease into the term with Easter Monday, ANZAC Day and Curriculum Day. Our school captains did an excellent job running our ANZAC Assembly during week 1 and our Grade 5/6 students presented some outstanding examples of their...

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Grade 5/6 – Term 1 2019

The Year 5/6 students have quickly settled back into the new school year. With our focus on ‘Building a Culture of High Expectations’ students are being encouraged to come to school with an open mind, a willingness to try new things and always endeavouring to do their...

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Grade 5/6 – Term 4 – 2018

Grade 5/6 look forward to an exceptionally busy term. Term 4 sees us exploring creativity and building on our business model from last term. Students will be analysing the things they consume and use and have been mass produced. They will be more discerning about the...

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Grade 5/6 – Term 3 2018

Grade 5/6 look forward to another exciting term! Term 3 sees us investigating business ideas and creating budgets through the Connections unit ‘Data & Decisions’. Students will be exploring the difference between needs and wants, types of resources we have and how...

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Visual Arts

Visual Arts – Term 3

The focus in art for all students at the start of Term 3 will be our 2019 concert. This year Narre Warren North Primary School students will be designing, making and selling badges promoting our concert. Students will also be helping to make props and sets. All...

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Big Cat Faces – Observational drawing by Year 3 & 4

In Visual Arts, the students in Year 3 & 4 have just completed a unit on observational drawing using oil pastel. They studied pictures of big cat faces (leopards, tigers etc.)  and then sketched their own big cat face by observing very carefully and drawing what...

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Visual Arts – Term 2 2019

For the first part of Term 2 focus in the art room for the Preps will be painting skills. They will be painting several pictures focusing on holding the brush correctly, brush strokes and even application of paint. They will also be doing some paint flicking using...

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Visual Arts – Term 1 2019

During the first weeks of Visual Arts in 2019 all students have engaged in discussions about the ways they may be able to demonstrate the school values in the Art room. We have discussed students’ rights and responsibilities in the Art room and how to use the Art room...

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Visual Arts Term 4

This term we have a lot of exciting projects coming up. Our foundation students will be working on repetition and patterns, using different tools and paint to create images. We will be off to the circus in class, creating unique clown collages and painted lions. Maybe...

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Art – Term 3

Term 3 This term we will be focussing on improving drawing, collage and painting skills. Our foundation students will be learning about layering papers and creating collages while improving cutting and fine motor skills. It will be back to the basics, with the...

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Physical Education

P.E – Term 3

Physical Education at Narre Warren North Primary School is linked to the Victorian Curriculum and aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and behaviours to enable them to improve and maintain their physical health now and into the future. Students from...

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P.E – Term 2 2019

  Physical Education at Narre Warren North Primary School is linked to the Victorian Curriculum and aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and behaviours to enable them to improve and maintain their physical health and wellbeing. Students focus on...

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P.E – Term 1 2019

Physical Education at Narre Warren North Primary School is linked to the Victorian Curriculum and aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and behaviours to enable them to improve and maintain their physical health and wellbeing. Students focus on the...

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P.E – Term 4

Physical Education at Narre Warren North Primary School is linked to the Victorian Curriculum and aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and behaviours to enable them to improve and maintain their physical health now and into the future. Students from...

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Physical Education – Term 3

The aim in Physical Education is for students to be actively involved in sport and to have the skills required to participate in a fun and supportive environment. In order to achieve this, students at Narre Warren North Primary focus directly on the fundamental motor...

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Science

Science – Term 3

In Term 3 we will be focusing on Chemical Science. This term students will get to be involved in a range of hands on experiments. They will mix together a variety of different chemicals, make predictions and observe how they change once they are mixed. Prep students...

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Science – Term 2 2019

This term in Science we are studying Earth Science. Students will learn about natural and manmade resources. They will learn about how human use and natural processes cause change to the Earth and how this affects us. Students in Grades 3 – 6 are learning about...

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Science – Term 1 2019

This year all students will be involved in our Science Program again. We have lots of fun and engaging new activities for everyone. In Term 1 all students will be learning about Physical Sciences. In Prep to Grade 2 students will be learning about our 5 Senses, Light...

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Science – Term 4

In term 4 students are exploring the living world through the study of Biology. Our junior school have searched for living and non-living things. Students have been in the garden planting cucumbers, zucchinis, sunflowers and Marigolds. Students are watching their...

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Science – Term 3

Term 3 Science In Term 3 we will be focusing on Chemical Science. This term students will get to be involved in a range of hands on experiments. They will mix together a variety of different chemicals, make predictions and observe how they change once they are mixed....

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Technology Lunchtime Club

The lunch time technology club started this term. Many of the students have participated in using technology to create. They have made electronic circuits with working lights, fans and motors. In Term 3 we will use coding in our lunch time club. Students will be able...

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Garden News

Environmental Club – Term 1 2019

This year Environmental Club will be running again on Tuesdays at 2:10 in the garden for the green thumbs at the school who would like to learn more about gardening, planting flowers, fruits and vegetables or just helping make our garden look beautiful.

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News from the Garden

News from the Garden. We have our first carrots. Last week the Environmental Club harvested our first lot of carrots. These carrots were then washed, peeled and cut so that everyone could try some. The children thought they tasted delicious, giving them a huge thumbs...

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National Plant a Tree Day

Last Friday 27th of July the Environmental Club participated in National Tree Day. We planted 2 apples trees in our vegie garden, one red and one green. Our Environmental Leaders and the Environmental Club dug holes, carried compost and planted both trees. We are...

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Term 2, 2018

Winter is coming. The Environmental Club have been hard at work planting spinach, rocket, lettuce and carrots. They have also been weeding, watering and moving soil for more planting. Exciting news the spinach and lettuce are beginning to sprout. The mandarin tree is...

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STEM News

STEM – Term 3

In STEM students will explore the engineering through designing and creating. They will use a range of materials including recycled materials, Lego, pipe cleaners and balloons to build different objects from Martian landers to moving cars.

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Auslan News

Auslan – Term 3

Auslan (Australian Sign Language) is the language of the Deaf community in Australia. It is signed using hand and body movements, as well as facial expressions. In Term 3 the Grades Prep to Grade 3 students continue to participate in the Auslan Program. At the...

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