Birthday Surprise!

Thank you for the beautiful birthday surprise today! It was lovely to receive so many gifts, kind messages and delicious party treats. What a delightful bunch of students to spend my birthday with.

UNSW ICAS Competitions

We’re still taking entries for this year’s ICAS!

The competition closing dates and costs are below. If you haven’t yet entered, there’s still time. Entries for Digital Technologies close this Friday!

Digital Technologies – $9 – entries due by Friday 16th March

Science – $9 – entries due by Friday 6th April

Spelling – $18 – entries due by Friday 6th April

Writing – $19 – entries due by Friday 6th April

English – $9 – entries due by Friday 6th April

Mathematics – $9 – entries due by Friday 6th April

Blogging Challenge T1 Wk 7

This week we’re looking at how we can use the 5 senses to make our writing more descriptive and engaging. Using the image below as your stimulus, write a paragraph (or a whole story if you’re feeling enthusiastic) that evokes the senses! Good luck – can’t wait to read them. 

Image courtesy of Pinterest

Star of the Week!

Congratulations to Grayson, who is our first Star of the Week for 2018! Each week, a different student will have the opportunity to be our Star and have their classmates share some kind and thoughtful words about them as well as take home a little memento at the end of the week.

What’s happening in Week 7!

Monday 12th March

Year 3-6 Assembly 11.40am in the upper hall

Wednesday 14th March

Life Education Excursion 9.10am

Thursday 15th March

Selective High School Placement Test – Good luck Year 6!

Friday 16th March

National Day Against Bullying

Art Cave

Year 6 Graduation Shirt orders due

ICAS Digital Technologies entries due

Year 6 Waratah High Taster Lessons

Our Year 6 students enjoyed experiencing what a day in the life of being at high school is like at Callaghan College Waratah Campus today. They participated in a variety of lessons and enjoyed a sausage sizzle lunch. Such a beautiful group of students to take on an excursion for the day! Enjoy the photos below.