Author Archives: Mrs Koziol

Dingley Village Community Walk

Hello Foundation Families, In line with our current Inquiry unit in which we are learning about communities, the Foundation children will be undertaking a local walking excursion around Dingley Village to investigate the buildings and services in our community. The … Continue reading

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Friendly Helpers in our Community

This term the Foundation children will be expanding their geography, history and civic’s and citizenship understandings through investigating their concept of community. To get started, we were lucky to be visited by the Ambulance and Fire Trucks as a way … Continue reading

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Term 1 Adventures

Fabulous Foundation Families, ただいま! (Ta-da-i-ma) “I’m back!” Words cannot express how excited I am to have returned to the thriving,friendly, bustling learning community that is our wonderful St Mark’s Catholic Primary School! I was overwhelmed with the students, staff and families … Continue reading

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100 Days of School Celebrations

We are overflowing with gratitude for the effort the families put into the students’ wonderful 100 year old costumes- they looked adorable! The purpose of the morning was for us to reflect on our learning journey so far and demonstrate … Continue reading

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Police Visit- No Need to Panic!

On Tuesday the Victorian Police Education Team visited St Mark’s Foundation students to help them learn how the police keep us safe in the community. The police team covered the different branches of the police, they taught us about the … Continue reading

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My Community Rules Update- Fire Safe Kids

Hello Families, In line with our current inquiry unit on our community and the helpers that keep us safe, we recently had 2 visits from the fire truck. The children participated in an educational component designed to help them understand … Continue reading

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Reading at Home… Does it Really Matter?

Hello families, As a level we are noticing that some children are not accessing reading on a daily basis. Reading every day, or being read to, is a very important occurrence in a child’s life that has a huge impact … Continue reading

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Ruling the School…

Wow! It is Term 2 already so guess what that means? The Foundation children will now be able to go and play on the oval and basketball courts. We will be discussing the areas that are in and out of … Continue reading

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Save the Date!!!

Please watch out for the note that is coming home for the information session for parents interested in being a classroom helper in our early morning literacy blocks. This session will be invaluable, even if you have commitments that may … Continue reading

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Welcome Back to School!

  We hope you all had a wonderful and fun-filled holidays!! This term we have a LOT of exciting learning opportunities planned and we are already getting well underway with our learning. In Foundation this term, we have a very … Continue reading

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