Open Day

Multiage Open Day 1st April 9-11am 

What to expect: 30 minutes per person, max 10 people per session

9-9:30am Handwriting, Spelling, History Extension

(Joanna) ( NVSH DP) (Zane)(Tarryn)(Dion)(Jack)(HOD MS ACSHS),( Chloe)

9:30-10:00am Dance/Brainfood , Maths Mentals, Maths Dictionary, Mathletics

(Nick.K) ( Hayley) (Morgan)(Netahio)(Kahlia)(Kelsey)

10:00-10:30 Mathematics, Mathletics (HOD of Junior Secondary)ACSHS

10:30-11:00 Reading (ST LAN) ACSHS

Please book online -> comments-> book time.  Booking is confirmed when your child’s name appears on this post next to selected time.

Shaping Our Nation

Significant events and people who bought about change

Research information on one of the following

Steve Irwin

Ned Kelly

The ANZACs

Take notes using Note Taking then write your rough copy on the proforma provided by Ms Johnson

Criteria: How did they shape our nation? When,Where, Who, Why Dates, Places, Events, Significance of the person and the impact they had on Australia

Refer to performa for expected format

Type up your good copy.  

Challenge 1

Create a flyer about how to write a Persuasive Text  

Audience:  Suitable for students in Yr 6&7 who need to know how to get into the top two bands for Naplan Writing

Tips: be specific, give genre format, suggestions/examples sentence starters, persuasive devices/Check your writing books for persuasive rubrics

Use the Printing press link below – it will direct you to a new page.

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/printing-press-30036.html

Print and stick into your writing book!

Australia Day 2014

Convict Transport

Convict Transport

 

On January 26, 1788, the First Fleet of 11 ships from Great Britain arrived at Port Jackson, which now forms Sydney Harbour. The

The "SIRIUS" was the flagship of the First Fleet

The “SIRIUS” was the flagship of the First Fleet

First Fleet was led by Captain Arthur Philip. He established the Colony of New South Wales, the first penal colony in Australia. By 1808, January 26 was being celebrated as “First Landing Day” or “Foundation Day” with drinking and merriment.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-01-26/australia-day-honours-list/5212474

Term One 2014

English Short Stories-Narrative +  Article-Persuasion

Assessment – Genre Criteria Required

Mathematics  All areas

Pre-test & Exams

Geography Biodiversity + Excursion

Assessment – Exam

Science  Diversity and Interaction in the Living World

Assessment – Create a Mythical Sea Creature + Specified Written Criteria Required

  History  Ancient Greece: Exploring the changes that shaped Australia and other societies

Asssessment – Analysis and use of sources + Chronology

Yr 6 – Government + Excursion

 Technology  Redesign and construct an Ancient Greek Temple

Assessment – Construction + Evaluation

 Art Biodiversity Photography/Ancient Greece Blue Room/Graffiti Tagging Rego Plates/Greek Pots

Art Appreciation  Ancient Greek Architecture

Health Cyber-Safety

Assessment – Quiz

Dance TBA

Assessment Performance Based