Teachers for 2021
3G - Chelsea Goulden
3H - Ingrid Hopkins
3T - Simon Turnbull
3V - Samantha Vroom
A Bit About Us
Favourite Movies/TV Show- I Love You Man/ Shawshank Redemption
Favourite Singer/Song- Counting Crows- Mr Jones
Favourite Ice Cream- Ben & Jerry's Choc Chip Cookie Dough
Favourite Subject at School- Maths & P.E
Place I Most Want to Visit- Machu Picchu or Iceland to see the Northern Lights.
Favourite Movie/TV Show- Indiana Jones the Last Crusade
Favourite Singer/Song- King of Wishful Thinking- Go West
Favourite Ice Cream- Salted Caramel
Favourite Subject at School- Literature & History
Place I Most Want to Visit- Petra, Jordan
Term 2 Learning Program
In reading this term we will be working through the CAFE strategies that focus on developing comprehension, accuracy, fluency and expanding vocabulary. Students' will consolidate their ability to read a text accurately. They will also look at higher comprehension strategies such as asking and answering questions about the text, inferring and summarising. Students will look at the parts of a Non Fiction text. Students independent reading goals will be placed in their reading diaries
In writing this term we will focus on:
In Numeracy will continue to participate in daily 'Number Talks' as a way to share and develop a bank of mental problem solving strategies and build number fluency. We will explicitly teach the following:
Where Are We in the World?
Students will be learning about the position of Australia in the world as well as the Australian States and Territories and many of the major geographical features, native flora and fauna and climate. They will compare these to places in Africa or South America.
Class Dojo – Class Dojo is our number one communication tool between teachers and parents. Please regularly check your child’s class Dojo page for reminders of upcoming events and to see photos during online learning.
Other updates can be found in our weekly school newsletter, specifically in our Middle Mutterings section.