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Term 4 update

This term we are looking at Poetry in English. We have studied the differences between fixed and free verse poetry, while learning about some famous poets including Sylvia Plath and Dorothea Mackellar. We have enjoyed applying our understanding of figurative language to help us in both reading and writing our own poems. We have also […]

Homework: Week 5 -6

This will be the last homework grid for Room 10 for the year. Many students are overloaded with unfinished Mathletics tasks, which means new tasks can not be set. Mathletics will still be open and I will continue to set tasks where possible. This homework grid is due Friday, Week 6. Week 7 we are […]

Graduation Dinner

Hello all, Today your child has received their gorgeous Graduation Dinner invitation. Please read the information that came with it carefully regarding clothing and payment. Thank you so much to the team of parents who have worked hard to make this a special night for our kids. Their faces were full of excitement today when they […]

Term 4 Important Dates

This year has flown by! Please see below for the key dates for next term: Week 1: Mental Health Week – R U Ok? Week 3: Tuesday 24/10: Interschool Jumps and Throws Thursday 26/10: Interschool Athletics Carnival Friday 27/10: School Development Day (no students attend) Week 4: Thursday 2/11: Cockburn Choral Festival Week 6: Wednesday 15/11: Atwell […]

Term 3 Wrap

Term 3 was another massive term for Room 10. We have completed all our assessments for our Progress folders, shared our work with you on Open Night, competed in the Athletics Carnival and celebrated Book Week – all in the final 2 weeks! It was fantastic to see the involvement from Room 10 for our […]

Atwell College Applications for Year 7

Atwell College visited on Thursday to talk to the year 6’s about Year 7 at Atwell College in 2018. They have asked that all application enrolments forms for students who will be attending next year be returned to the College by Friday 24th September. If your child did not bring one home the other day […]

Atwell College Enrolments

Atwell College enrolment packages, as well as uniform information, have gone home with students today. Please be aware that the due date for this has changed to Friday 13th October.  

Digital Technologies

We have been applying our understandings of circuits to design and build our very own gaming controllers. We have completed research, designed, redesigned, built, tested, rebuilt, retested and reflected on our work! It was quite the process but we are happy to see that all our controllers can be used to play Super Mario and Tetris! […]