2020 - Wonder and Discover!

Room 29 have been ‘buzzy’!

Room 29 have been buzzing with information about bees! We have done lots of ‘wondering and discovering’ about bees in our      inquiry learning and learnt lots about the different bees and how they all work together to produce yummy honey. Here are some of the interesting facts that we learnt… The Queen Bee can lay up to 2,500 eggs! Drone bees get kicked out of the hive and die in autumn! Bees use...

Skipping Ropes for Middle School Only

Dear parents/caregivers of Middle School children When school reopens, children in Year 3 and 4 will begin skipping as part of their fitness programme. This has been hugely successful in previous years and in implementing it we hope to build up the fitness levels of each child in preparation for our cross country in Term 3. Skipping also helps in developing the co-ordination and stamina of our students. All Middle School students require an individual skipping...

Room 12’s landforms learning

Room 12 has been learning about landforms.  We learned about rivers and that they flow from high (mountains) to low places (ocean).  We also learned what happens to rock as it flows down a river to the beach.  The strong flow of the river makes rocks crush into each other, breaking them apart, causing the rock to break into very small pieces that eventually end up in the ocean because all rivers flow to...

Room 30’s artwork

Room 30 have been studying the artwork of Paul Klee.  Our character portraits were influenced by his use of geometric shapes.  

Room 16’s popcorn poetry

In Room 16 we have been learning to describe using our five senses - sight, touch, taste, sound and smell.  We popped some popcorn and we had a go at describing what was happening. Here are some of our poems - we hope you enjoy!