Entries by deannehavercroft

Welcome to Term Four!

  I hope everyone has had a nice break and is ready for Term 4! This term in literacy we are looking at fairytales starting in week 2. We will use this as an introduction to narrative writing and hopefully begin to see the students create their own stories. Fairytales we will be looking at […]

Weeks 7 and 8

The past few weeks have been very busy in Room 2. Thank you for your patience while I have been trying to get my education email and other aspects sorted. My new email address is ashleigh.axford@education.wa.edu.au  Please do no hesitate to contact me regrading anything. We have been very busy in the class Recently in […]

Fathers Day Morning – Friday 1st September

On Friday the 1st of September we will be having our Fathers Day morning. As part of this we will be completing some craft activities this week as gifts for our dads and other special people. One of these crafts will require a photo of dad or special person. (We will just be using their […]

Weeks 3 & 4

We have had another busy fortnight of fun and learning in Room 2. In English we have been learning to: * Read and write our sight words correctly. * Find clues in texts to help us make meaning and to develop inferential thinking. * Use strategies such as decoding, picture clues, chunking words into smaller […]

Perth Zoo Excursion – Friday 11th August

This Friday the 11th of August, the Pre-primary students are going to Perth Zoo. Could students please be at their classrooms by 8:20am sharp. On this day we will be doing ‘Kiss and Drop’ as we need to have all students toileted, counted and on the bus by 8:40am. It is very important we are on time as some […]

Weeks 1 & 2

We have had a fantastic start to term with lots of fun-filled learning taking place in Room 2. This term, our English program is centred around Australian animals and stories and we look forward to  our visit to the Perth Zoo in Week Four. In Week One, we once again visited the school garden with […]

Oral Language Week 3

Today a template sheet went home to prepare students for our week 3 oral language topic, ‘Tell Me About It.” This links to our current science unit called, “What’s It Made Of?” In this Primary Connections science unit, the students are looking at using their senses to investigate what objects are made of. For topic […]

Welcome To Term 3

I hope you all had a fantastic holiday and are ready to return to school on Monday 17th of July. We have another exciting term of learning planned and I am looking forward to seeing students abilities and confidence grow further this term. This term, we will be focussing on Australia and Australian animals through […]

News Topics For Term Three

Please see the document below for students news topics for Term Three. We will also be providing a hard copy of these in students take home boxes on their first day back at school. Thanks for all of your efforts in supporting your child to develop their oral language skills. News Term 3