Monthly Archives: August 2014

Athletics Day

On Friday the 29th August, we had an amazing day at the Athletics Carnival!!! We are very greatful to Mr Snell for all of the organising he did to run such a wonderful day, and also, to all of the … Continue reading

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How to Give Good Feedback

It is no secret that the teachers at St Mark’s Dingley are constantly working on improving their practices to be the best teachers they can be! This year, a huge focus is on improving the quality of the feedback we … Continue reading

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Lovely Weather for Ducks!

Let’s set the scene! It’s Friday afternoon in the Prep learning area. We have just finished our meditation (more on that soon!) and we have spent 10 minutes showing our teachers our fantastic sustained reading skills. We really are building … Continue reading

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“Hairy Heads”

A big thankyou to Charlie for sending in a photo of his “Hairy Head”. Looks like Charlie has been making sure it gets plenty of what it needs to grow – sunshine, water and words of encouragement! Our Hairy Heads … Continue reading

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Q is for Questioning…

Recently, we have commenced working on our questioning skills in an effort to expand the way we approach a wide range of tasks as well as increase our comprehension. We have been trying to re-iterate to the children that not … Continue reading

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