Month: May 2017

I can tree

  In order to celebrate the Preps learning journey, they each took part in a writing workshop where they reflected on something they can achieve now that perhaps they couldn’t early on. Some of the achievements included: Once they completed their masterpiece, we hung them on the I can tree to share with the community. Please take sometime …

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Happenings

School Compost Bin Princes Hill Primary is now the proud owner of a Green Cone compost bin. Each neighbourhood is beginning to compost fruit and vegetable scraps in order to reduce our landfill and become a more sustainable school. Please assist us in becoming more sustainable by providing lunches and snacks with minimal or no …

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Happenings

5/6 Neighbourhood Gardening Club The 5/6 Neighbourhood Gardening Club has begun meeting this term. The students have been involved in general maintenance of the vegetable garden such as weeding and the planting of winter crops. After a group discussion the members decided that the first planting would consist of spinach, spring onion and mint. Well …

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Walkathon tomorrow

The Preps have their very first Walkathon tomorrow. A few important points: Ensure your child is wearing suitable shoes Bring a drink bottle Please return your blue sponsor form tomorrow. We will return them to you with the number of laps your child achieved tomorrow afternoon. At 2.00 – 2.15 the Junior School children will enjoy gelato together   …

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Big Books – Week 5 to 7

The Kick-a-lot Shoes Common words: the, went, up, to, and, said Letter study: Kk Blend study: Sh Ice Cream Stick Common words: what, can, you, do, with, a Letter study: Ii Blend study: St Pet shop Common words: get, a, can, and Letter study: Pp Blend study: op  

Week 7 Happenings

Monday Inquiry workshops / Shared reading – Big book – Letter study Reading – story sequencing ‘Noah Dreary’ / Numeracy – number books/ Writing – recount Tuesday  Inquiry workshops / Shared reading – Big book – Reading strategies (making predictions) Specialist – Italian (Yellow and Red), Physical Education (Blue and Red), Art (Blue and Yellow) DREAMTIME POLYCON …

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