Entries by ellyfletcher

Last week of Year 1!!

Hi everyone, Here it is, the last week!! Please note : THERE IS NO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY! Monday is the transition day when kids meet their new Year 2 teachers and classmates. Students who are not returning to AGPS next year all go together with a specialist teacher. Usually after the transition afternoon, class lists […]

Week 9 Term 4

Hi everyone. Nine days left, can you believe it?! :O 🙁 This week we have a (relatively!) normal week. We are continuing learning as normal but our activities will have a slightly Christmas-y angle! Our reading focus is still on fluency and expression. In Maths we are reviewing the mental strategies and finishing off location […]

End of Year Class Party

On Tuesday the 12th of December the Year 1s will be having a class party to celebrate our year together. We have decided, this year, to order pizzas for the party instead of parents providing a plate of food. On this day you will not need to provide lunch for your child (only recess as […]

Week 8 Term 4

Hi everyone, Please see the below timetable for the presentations. Let me know if you need another day for some reason. A blog about class parties will go up this week but they will be early in Week 10. The end of year concert is Tuesday of Week 10, 12/12. There will be no more […]

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 will commence at 5.30pm and students should be […]

Week 7 Term 4

Please return all library books this week and any progress folders still outstanding. This will be our last week of home readers. A note went home about the oral presentations next week. See below if you didn’t get it Oral Presentation Homework In weeks 8, 9 and 10 students will be asked to give an […]

Week 6 Term 4

This week we are finishing learning about comparing and contrasting in reading. We also begun our procedural texts! We will be writing the procedures for lots of exciting things in the coming weeks. In Maths we are learning to give and follow directions and are finishing off capacity. In Health we are learning about the […]

Week 5 Term 4

We should have more of a ‘normal’ week this week! Thanks to everyone who was able to come down for the sports carnival (either time!) Friday went very smoothly and though the kids were exhausted, I think they all had lots of fun. Our writing focus will be on compound sentences this week. In Reading […]

Sports Carnival UPDATE

Dear Parent/Caregiver,   Due to poor weather conditions last Wednesday we unfortunately had to suspend events for all year 1 and 2 competitors. A decision has been made to run the year 1 and 2 component of the Junior Carnival this Friday the 3rd November.   This date provides us with more flexibility with times […]

Week 4 Term 4

Good morning, What a funny week last week was and such a shame about the carnival. If I hear anything about a reschedule, I will make sure to let you know on here. I’m glad the popcorn on Thursday was a small consolation! Thanks to those who remembered homework on Thursday. For the remainder of […]