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The Arts

            Art Update – Remembrance Day   In the Arts this week, the students have been learning about the importance of Remembrance Day. They watched a YouTube clip titled “The Poppy Story” to explain why a poppy in the symbol to remember the ex-service men and veterans. All students have …

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Library and ICT

Each class participates in a 40 minute Library session per week. All children must have a bag to borrow books from the Library. This helps to ensure that books leave and return to the Library safely and in good condition. The borrowing period for books is two weeks. If the children wish to have them …

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Physical Education

Prep PE is on Tuesday. Grade One to Six PE is either on Tuesday or Friday.  Keep an eye on diaries to note changes to the timetable each term. Remember to wear your house coloured t-shirt on your PE day! All children must wear a hat during PE from September through to April. Senior students …

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Prep Indonesian is on Tuesday. Grade One to Six Indonesian is on Friday. An Introduction to the Indonesian language commences at the Prep level. This involves some cultural learning and basic language skills.  The children are introduced to Indonesian through games, repetition of language and simple phrases, Arts and cultural knowledge.  

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