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Year 1 Newsletter | Term 1 Week 4

19 February 2021 Jen N 0

Despite Week 4 being short of two school days, it certainly has been a full schedule with having Year 1 on campus twice this week. Highlights have certainly been seeing the students play and spend time with their peers.  The classrooms have been buzzing with energy and engaged learning. In Maths, Year 1 has been busy indeed, completing hands-on games […Read more]

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Year 1 Newsletter | Term 4 Week 8

29 November 2019 Jen N 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 had learnt to create […Read more]

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Year 1 Newsletter | Term 4 Week 4

1 November 2019 Brigitte McNamara 0

Literacy How do we create characters? Year 1 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. Students thought about how they might be depicted in a […Read more]

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Year 1 Newsletter Term 4 Week 2

18 October 2019 Jen N 0

Welcome back! The Year One teachers would like to say a very warm welcome back to our Year 1 families. We hope you all had a lovely holiday and we are enjoying seeing the smiling faces back in the classroom. Term 4 is going to be a fun and productive term. We will be trialing a new way of carrying […Read more]