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Year 1 Newsletter, Term 4 Week 8

30 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

Literacy How do we create characters? Year One students have continued exploring Aaron Blabey’s amazing stories this fortnight. We’ve read “The Dreadful Fluff”, which had the children exploring what characteristics and actions determine heroes and villains in stories. They reflected on the ways authors create characters that are interesting and unique. Students then used everything they have learnt to create […Read more]

Year 1 News

Year 1 Newsletter, Term 4 Week 6

16 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

Firstly, we would like to thank all our dedicated Year One parents for their help and assistance with our school fair and our Year One stalls.  Both the “Over the Rainbow Hair Salon” and “Friendship Bracelet” stalls were a huge success made possible by our many parent helpers.  We hope you all enjoyed the day! Literacy What types of punctuation […Read more]

Year 1 News

Year 1 Newsletter, Term 4 Week 4

2 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

Literacy How do we create characters? Year One students have been exploring this question by discussing characters in literature by Aaron Blabey. Over the last fortnight, we have been considering how Sunday Chutney is depicted through actions and emotions. Sunday is a complex character with many likes, dislikes and feelings. Year One students thought about how they may be depicted […Read more]