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Poetry in 1/2

Poetry in 1/2

At the beginning of term 4 the students in grades 1 and 2 completed a unit on poetry. We looked at acrostic poems, cinquains, rhyming poetry and using our

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Sustainable Playground Projects

Sustainable Playground Projects

As a conclusion to our Push and Pull Integrated Studies unit, this week the students in grades 1 and 2 presented their sustainable playground designs and models.

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Angles in Grade 1/2

Angles in Grade 1/2

This week for maths the grade 1/2 students have been looking closely at angles. We have identified acute, right, obtuse, straight and reflex angles and had great fun.

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Investigating Forces in 1/2P

Investigating Forces in 1/2P

This week in 1/2P we have been investigating the forces of push and pull. We conducted 2 experiments – making balloon rockets and constructing paper helicopters.

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Money Matters

Money Matters

The students in grades 1 & 2 have been very busy this week learning all about money.

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More Multiplication in 1/2

More Multiplication in 1/2

The students in grades 1 and 2 are enjoying their second week of looking at multiplication during maths.

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Multiplication in 1/2

Multiplication in 1/2

This week the students in grades 1 and 2 began learning about multiplication during maths.

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Active Spelling in 1/2P

Active Spelling in 1/2P

In grade 1/2, we understand that students all learn in different ways. One way that we cater for this is by including ways that we can move our bodies during our learning time. One way that we can do this is by participating in Active Spelling.

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Evaporation Experts in Grade 1/2

Evaporation Experts in Grade 1/2

During Term 2 in Grade 1 & 2 we are learning all about water. Last week we investigated the water cycle.

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Improving our writing in grades 1 & 2

Improving our writing in grades 1 & 2

During Term 1 all grade 1/2 students have been working hard to improve their writing! We have written lots of different text types, but during term 1 we have focussed primarily on recounts and retells.

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