Monthly Archives: May 2015

Learning to Read…

Here is the video of Mrs Koziol demonstrating SOME of the behaviours a new reader may exhibit when attempting to read. If there are any questions, please ask and we are happy to model other support strategies for you to … Continue reading

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Literacy Helpers Information Session

Hello families, Please watch this video if you are looking at ways to assist your child, both in and out of the classroom. The session was compulsory for all of our volunteers to attend and we were so appreciative of … Continue reading

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Undokai (Sports Festival) Rescheduled!

Hello wonderful families, As you are aware, we recently had to demonstrate our resilience in bouncing back from a disappointment; our incursion was postponed! We are pleased to announce it is rescheduled to occur next Thursday, 4th June at 11:50am-1:10pm. … Continue reading

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Writing to Describe

This term the Foundation students have been focusing on descriptive writing. In our class discussions, we have been building up a bank of adjectives to use in our writing. We have learnt that adjectives are important because they make our … Continue reading

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Walk Safely To School Day

Today, May 22nd, was National Walk Safely to School Day. Here in Foundation we were so pleased to have a large number of children travel to school in an active way- CONGRATULATIONS!!! For the second year in a row, Mrs … Continue reading

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Out and About

For our Discovery Walk this week Foundation T headed out to the Fairy tree for an afternoon of exploration.  We decided to take some pebbles with us to create some pathways and to make some beads to hang on the … Continue reading

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Green Thumbs

  As part of our unit on “Creation” students were given the opportunity to plant their own seed and watch it grow.  After talking about what the seed might need – water and light, students will continue to care for … Continue reading

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Literacy Helpers Program Commencement

We are very excited to start welcoming our parents into the classroom as literacy helpers in our morning learning block. We are so greatful to those of you who attended the education session and have subsequently indicated your availability on … Continue reading

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Foundation T – Discovery Walk

On Monday afternoon Foundation T set off for their very first Discovery Walk.  The students identified expected behaviours and various meeting points before going out.  Dion suggested we were like detectives searching for an adventure.  The excitement was audible as … Continue reading

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