Grade 1

Science, Technology and Design EXPO

Science, Technology and Design EXPO

Today we looked at how 3D shapes are used in architecture to design different shaped buildings. The children had great fun watching a clip on 3D shapes. We then looked at a powerpoint of different buildings and identified the 3D shapes used to construct them. The children were given toothpicks and jellytots and created their own 3D structures. The results[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 1
Our first Grade One Assembly

Our first Grade One Assembly

On Tuesday 24th of April the Grade Ones had their first assembly item for 2012. Blast off to Big School was the theme of the morning. The children performed extremely well, reciting poems about their teachers. There was much laughter and applause for our little stars of the day. Thank you to all parents who attended.

by April 26, 2012 Grade 1
Funscapes!

Funscapes!

The Grade One’s had so much fun making masks and musical instruments for Funscapes today. There was time for games and fun as well. It was a great day full of creativity and enjoyed by all. Check out our Funscape photos by clicking here!

by April 19, 2012 Grade 1
Term Two is here!

Term Two is here!

The Grade One’s all arrived back at school this week and settled into their routine with ease. How they have grown! There was much excitement as they have all moved groups and are making new friends. Term Two has begun, it will be a term of fun!

by April 13, 2012 Grade 1
Community service in Grade One

Community service in Grade One

Today the Grade One’s treated their HOOFIE leaders as a Community Outreach Project. Each HOOFIE leader was given an Easter egg and a card written by their Grade One HOOFIE child. The Grade One’s thanked them for helping them settle into “BIG School” this term.

by March 23, 2012 Grade 1
Foundation Phase Athletics day

Foundation Phase Athletics day

There was tremendous excitment and anticipation in the Grade One classrooms this morning as they prepared for their first Athletics day. The day went well and the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves. The Grade One’s looked too cute in their parent’s great big shoes! A delightful day of sport! For more photos click here.

by March 23, 2012 Grade 1
A day at the beach

A day at the beach

The Grade Ones had a day of fun at the beach! We splashed in the waves, built sandcastles and explored our senses at the seaside. What a great way to learn and end off the term!   For more photo’s click here.

by March 15, 2012 Grade 1
Speaker Reader

Speaker Reader

On Wednesday 7 March we had our Speaker Reader final. The children were very excited and enjoyed listening to their peers. It was an event to remember. The over all winner was one of our own Grade One contestants, Keagan Pinkney. Well done!

by March 9, 2012 Grade 1
Creative EXPO day

Creative EXPO day

On Thursday 8 March we had a day of creativity in Grade One. Mrs Fenwick gave us a photo presentation of patterns on wild animals and the children had to create their own. They had a great time creating!

by March 9, 2012 Grade 1
Maths fun in the outdoors

Maths fun in the outdoors

The Grade One’s had great fun learning all about data handling this week. We collected items in the garden, counted them up and discussed who had the most or least. The groups then reported back to the class on their findings. A great learning experience!

by March 1, 2012 Grade 1