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Prep Newsletter | Term 2 Week 4

7 May 2021 Jen N 0

  Everyday our Prep students are getting more confident and familiar with the routines of school life.  English We are making great progress with our phonics and are moving on to our next set of phonemes (‘v’, ‘w’, ‘y’, ‘z’, ‘j’, ‘n’, ‘k’, ‘e’). Applying our knowledge of the phonemes we have already learnt (‘s’, ‘m’, ‘c’, ‘t’, ‘g’, ‘p’, […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 2 Week 2

23 April 2021 Jen N 0

Dear Parents, We hope you had a relaxing Easter holiday break and are feeling energised for the busy term ahead. It has been wonderful being back at school each day. Over the past fortnight, students have been learning new things and consolidating what they have already learnt. Phonics In Phonics, we practised reading and writing our Unit 1 camera words […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 1 Week 8

19 March 2021 Jen N 0

Dear Parents, We are fast approaching the end of our first term in Prep. Over the past fortnight the Prep children have been super busy at school. English  Prep have been developing their speaking and listening which are important skills needed for reading and writing. Students have been using their speaking and listening to share ideas and to express their […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 1 Week 6

4 March 2021 Jen N 0

Dear Parents, Wow! We are already at the end of Week 6. Over the past fortnight the Prep children have been very busy bees at school. English  The children are continuing to learn their camera words, and blend their phonemes to make words and segment sounds to sound out words to spell. Students have been building their phonological awareness through […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 1 Week 4

19 February 2021 Jen N 0

Wow! What a busy few weeks we have had in Prep! Our students have been enjoying meeting old friends, making new friends and getting used to the new routines of learning both on campus and online. When on campus our Prep students have been showing us what they know and what they are ready to learn next. We have started […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 4 Week 10

27 November 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

The time has come for our very last Prep newsletter. Can you believe the children have nearly finished their first year of school? Despite the fact that the students have had to adjust to online learning, we have been so impressed with the way they have adapted and maintained their focus as their learning continues at home. While we have […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 4 Week 8

12 November 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

What another wonderful fortnight of learning we have had in Prep. Students have been working hard across all curriculum areas, developing further understanding of strategies, learning new concepts and having lots of fun! Numeracy In Numeracy we have continued to focus on problem solving and equal sharing this term. The students have been learning how to “equally share” different amounts […Read more]

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Prep Newsletter | Term 4 Week 6

30 October 2020 Jen N 0

Such a wonderful fortnight of learning we have had in Prep. On a daily basis, the students are displaying their skills and strategies in learning. Last Friday’s Chinese Day was a day filled with colour and excitement. It was lovely to see so many students get involved and dressed in traditional clothing. It was also fun to make and learn […Read more]