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We wish you a happy holiday…

As we near the end of term students are sharing their understanding of our How the World Works unit. We’ve had a really engaging time getting scientific and it was awesome to see the scientific process in action during our field … Continue reading

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Bouncing

Tomorrow Grade 4 are off to Amped and we can’t wait to test out our scientific hyptheses on the trampolines. Our exploration of high jumps and long jumps using slow motion videos has helped us to develop an understanding of … Continue reading

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Reflecting…

Grade 4 have really begun to engage with the Scientific process and are making reflections that bring together their learning from the wide range of classroom demonstrations and experiments they have undertaken. Our integrated Maths unit allows students to demonstrate … Continue reading

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Put your Star Wars quote here…

As we move on with our current unit, it feels like an invisible force is tempting me to quote Star Wars as much as possible. Resist. In the classroom we have been getting scientific and looking into How scientists investigate and … Continue reading

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Conferences

It was wonderful to have the chance to share your child’s progress this year and to talk about ongoing goals and targets during the conferences last week. We hoped you enjoyed the opportunity too! Last week we really jumped into … Continue reading

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Forces and motion

This week we are kicking off, or jumping in to, our new How the World Works unit. This is an exploration of Forces and Motion and more details of our learning outcomes can be found here. We are tuning in … Continue reading

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Thank you all for coming to Thursday’s coffee morning. What a wonderful trip we have in store for us! Here is the video slideshow that was shared. Please don’t hesitate to contact us or SEA with questions if you have … Continue reading

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Welcome back!

We hope you had a restful and relaxing holiday. It’s time to get back into the swing of things and we are pleased to share with you some extra information about Learning in Grade 4 by accessing the current unit … Continue reading

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Have a wonderful holiday!

This week we are busy assessing our enduring understandings from our Sharing the Planet unit. It has been a wonderful exploration of how Survival depends on adapting to circumstance. Please take some time to check in on your child’s Seesaw to … Continue reading

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MAP and more

Don’t forget that MAP tests continue this week. It’s a great time to be thinking carefully about having a healthy diet at home, so please get involved with your child’s homework this week. Homework is due next Wednesday 16th October … Continue reading

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