Congratulations to Celeste who did an amazing job representing our school in the Multicultural Public Speaking competition last week. Celeste won the local final and has earned a place in the regional finals next term! Well done, Celeste, we are all so proud of you!
Congratulations to all of our amazing public speakers who took part in the Speak Off competition this morning. It was a tough decision as there were so many fantastic speakers, however, Ember and Georgie were the overall winners. The girls will represent our school at Zone next term. Well done, everyone!
Congratulations to the amazing Ember, who was announced as the winner of the Zone Public Speaking event! Ember wowed the audience with her entertaining speech about the art of sassing. Ember will present her speech for us at our assembly next week, so please come along. We wish Ember all the best for when she represents our school at Regionals later this term.
Congratulations to Olivia and Ember, who were the winners of our Stage 3 Speak Off yesterday. It was a very tough competition with so many wonderful speakers. Well done also to Vincent and Sia, who represented our class and did a terrific job. Olivia and Ember will now represent our school at a variety of public speaking competitions later this year with Mrs Derricott.
Well done to our students who took part in the Speak Off today. Congratulations to Jonte who placed 1st and Vincent who place 2nd. It was a very close competition with all speakers doing a marvellous job. Thank you to all the families and friends who came along to watch. In case you couldn’t make it, videos of the OC speakers are attached below.
Well done to all of our students who presented a speech last week on a person or event that changed the world. It was great to see a wide variety of topics, from chocolate to Charles Darwin, vaccination to touch screens and dinosaur destruction! The content, multimedia presentations and speaking skills were fantastic! Public speaking is tricky – so well done to everyone for conquering their nerves and having a go!
Our Stage 2 and 3 Speak Off takes place tomorrow morning beginning at 9.20am in the upper hall. Congratulations to Vincent, Sia, Sarah and Dan who were voted as the best speakers to represent our class in tomorrow’s competition. Family and friends are invited to come and watch. Looking forward to a great morning of speeches!
Well done to all the students who presented their speeches last week about a famous Australian. The topic selection, quality information and speaking skills were fantastic.
Today we held the Stage 3 Speak Off, with Sarah, Dan, Max and Rory representing the OC. Once again, they did a fabulous job, impressing the audience and teachers.
At our Principal’s Personal Best assembly this afternoon, Ms Brown announced the winners. Congratulations to Dan who took 1st and Sarah who came 2nd. They will represent our school in the Multicultural Public Speaking competition later this term. Well done!
Congratulations to our OC students who have been selected to represent our school in debating this year.
Our debating coordinator, Miss Beker, had the very tough job of holding try-outs and selecting the teams. There was a huge interest from students and many fine candidates. Well done to everyone who had a go!
Year 5 Train On Team – Heidi and Cala.
Year 5 Premier’s Team – Louis, Sarah, Max, Joseph and Zane.
Year 6 Team – Demaris, Dayna, Eva and Rory.
The debating competition season commences at the end of this term. Students in the Year 5 Premier’s Team also received an invitation this week to attend a debating workshop next Friday with Miss Beker.