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Year 5 Newsletter Edition 2 Term 1

21 February 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Dear Parents, Welcome to the 2nd edition of our fortnightly newsletter. The students have applied themselves well after the CNY break and it was wonderful to hear stories of their holidays.  In The Classroom ENGLISH: As part of our writing program, ‘Seven Steps to Writing’, the students have been understanding the importance of text structure and how to engage the […Read more]

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Year 5 Newsletter Term 1 Week 2

31 January 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Welcome to the first edition of our Year 5 Newsletter for 2019. We have been ever so impressed with the students’ resilience and responsibility since starting back to school. They have been involved in both individual class and House Group activities which have allowed them to connect as a whole cohort. These experiences have seen our new Year Fives off […Read more]

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Year 5 Newsletter, Term 4 Week 6

19 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

School Fair Yes, it was a fantastic day – the weather held, and it was neither too hot nor too cold.  Thanks to huge amounts of planning by the Parents Association, our class reps, parents who helped before, during and after the event and students who also put in such an effort for their school.  I have to say that […Read more]

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Year 5 Newsletter, Term 4 Week 4

5 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

Literacy We have been spending time on beautiful language this term.  Students have shown such great clarity around alliteration, clauses, onomatopoeia, antonyms, synonyms and homophones, as well as increased skill in editing.  Classes are doing a variety of activities with figurative language, including writing text for a book with only illustrations, and poetry writing.  It has been fun to share […Read more]

Year 5 News

Year 5 Newsletter Term 4, Week 2

23 October 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Dear Parents, Welcome back to what has already proved to be the busiest of terms! Teachers as Students On Monday, as parents and students prepared to come back to school the next day, teachers were already hard at work, with Mathematics being the Primary School’s focus.  Our school welcomed Phillipa Miller from the Association of Independent Schools, New South Wales, […Read more]