Entries by karenbarford

Term 4 Week 10

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that tomorrow (Tuesday) is our class party. All food must arrive to the class by 12:00, eating time.  The afternoon will be filled with party games. There will be a lot of food so I really don’t think you will need to pack a lunch for your child.  If your […]

Term 4 Week 9

This term is certainly flying by! Please find the week ahead. In English, we are continuing with our theme of Chocolate.  We will be writing a dictionary of chocolate words. Looking at the chocolate we eat and designing a brand new chocolate product. We will create the perfect packaging using persuasive and descriptive vocabulary. In […]

Term 4 Week 8

Hi Guys, Sorry for the late post. Here’s the week! English – This week we are continuing with our theme of Chocolate. We will be looking at whether it is fair for the characters in the book ‘Charlie and the Chocolate and Factory’ to have their tour cut short because of what happened to them.  […]

End of Year Concert

END OF YEAR CONCERT     Dear Parents/Caregivers,     The End of Year Concert is fast approaching and students have been singing and dancing up a storm so that they can put on a fantastic show. This year the concert will be held on 12th December and is themed I Feel Good. The concert […]

Term 4 Week 6

Hi Everyone, Here’s the week ahead: English – We are continuing on with our theme of Chocolate and looking at the text of ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ (Roald Dahl).  We will be understanding characters in texts and analysing things people say in books. The students will also be looking a the suffixes sure and […]

Term 4 Week 4

Hi everyone, here’s the week ahead: English – We will be finishing off our theme on Aliens by completing our own alien invasion poetry.  Then we will be moving on to the theme of ‘Chocolate’.  We will start with the non-fiction text ‘The story of Chocolate’ and look at the text structure. Then we will […]

Term 4 Week 3

Hi Everyone, Please find the week ahead: English – This week we will be planning and writing our Alien Poetry.  This is our last week on Aliens and for the rest of the term our focus will be on ‘Chocolate’.  I assure you it’s going to be fun! During Guided Reading sessions the students will […]


Hi Everyone, Please be aware of the following instructions for Friday. Make sure your child’s recess and lunch are in Zip lock bags and then placed in a larger plastic bag.  They must all be labelled clearly with your child’s name. The water bottle needs to be a disposable one e.g. Pump, Mount Franklin. Closed […]

Term 4 Week 2

Here’s the week ahead: English – the students planned a play with a theme based around feeling alien.  This week they will write their play script and if we have time we will perform.  We will also be looking at the suffix – ation.  In Guided Reading we will have a focus on Inferring and […]

Term 4 Week 1

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday! Here’s the week ahead: English: This week the students will be doing descriptive writing using their senses.  Learning and extending their knowledge of adding dialogue to texts. Planning and writing a diary entry.  All linked to our Alien theme.  In Guided Reading the students will be predicting, […]