Entries by petergriffiths

Atwell College Zone Extension Courses

Please click on this link to see the extension courses that are being offered at Atwell College for all Year 5 and 6 students in Term 4. ACZE Term 4 2017 Leaflet If your child is interested in participating, you will need to complete the expression of interest form and return it to the college by […]

Book Week

Aubin Grove Primary School celebrates Book Week on the last day of Term 3, Friday 22nd September. This year the theme is ‘Escape to Everywhere.’ The Year 5 cohort has decided to run a ‘book cafe’ where students will be asked to bring to school a book review of their favourite book. Students will dress up […]

Sports Day Dress Up – Tomorrow.

Tomorrow, Friday the 25th of August, Aubin Grove Primary School will be fundraising for the P&C and Big Week Out. Students are encouraged to come to school in their favourite team’s jersey. The jersey can be from any sport. Please bring a gold coin donation to class.

Scitech Excursion – Wednesday the 23rd of August.

Hi everyone,   Just a quick reminder that on this coming Wednesday, the 23rd of August, all of the Year 5 students will have the opportunity to attend a school excursion to Sci Tech. They will get to experience Horizon the Planetarium Live, view the Science Show – Things that Glow and spend time in […]


Recently, in Mathematics, we have had a focus on fractions.  We have been working towards understanding mixed numerals, mastering finding equivalent fractions and placing fractions onto a number line. Here are some pictures of us in action!  

Swimming Lessons & Canteen

Swimming starts next week! Our lesson time is 11:40am to 1:25pm. The Snack Shack has asked me to let everyone’s parents know that it will not be practical to order from the canteen during this next fortnight. The reason for this is that, due to our lesson time, Room 35 will be eating lunch at […]

Just Three for Free

Third term has started well! Here are some pictures of this mornings reading groups. The book we have been reading is Just Three for Free. We have been looking at how the author Andy Griffiths uses humour to create an interesting character.

Home Learning Term 3 Week 1 & 2

Welcome back to school everyone, This term is set to be very productive! To get it started a Home Learning Grid will come home with your child this afternoon. If you have any questions about the tasks that have been set for this fortnight please let me know.   Kind regards, Mr Griffiths

Making a budget!

Over the past few days we have been using our knowledge of budgets to cater for a large party. In co operative learning groups we worked out a menu, a total cost and a cost per head. Here are some photo’s of everyone in action!

Winter Solstice Celebration – Wednesday, 21 June.

Hi everyone, This year in the Southern Hemisphere Winter Solstice will occur on Wednesday, 21 June. To celebrate this event all the students at our school are invited to wear pyjama’s to school on that day. We will also spend an hour during the day without power.  I hope that everyone is keen to join in! […]