A note from David D, a student in the Pelicans: "Hello everyone grade 5 pelicans are doing a Cartouche challenge and it is hotting up here in the art room. Students have have been spilt into groups of 4,5 and 3, they have had to do challenges that have been hard and brutal. They have… Continue reading Pelican’s Giant Cartouche
The Kestrels are busy in their third painting session. Some are close to finishing, some are finished and some are just starting.
The Grade 6’s are now well on their way with this terms’ big project: Stop-motion Superheroes! (Or villains) The photos below show two classes working in two rooms, moving between them as they need to. They are painting their backgrounds or sets and creating their plasticine characters. One is even an octopus with a moustache.… Continue reading Stop-Motion is Underway!
Today in Technology… What a noisy lesson but boy did the kids enjoy it! Did they even realize they were learning, problem solving and up-skilling? Harry is a little fuzz ball with eyes. He needs a purch in which to enjoy his homeland’s sunshine. The children can be so creative! “It was lots of fun… Continue reading Guinea Fowls Lift Harry
Diabolical Dioramas Wow Ms Crous! The Grade 5’s are creating a diorama to create awareness of the Riverine Rabbit’s plight, namely it being so endangered that there are only 250 or so bunnies left. These are our rabbits. They do not live in any other country and we need to look after them. We learned… Continue reading Diabolical Diorama
The grade 6’s have made poly symmetrical patterns inside of concentric circles in 2D. Now they are to make a 3D mobile of circles. It has to be 20cm wide and 30cm long. I have to be able to hang it. The whole mobile will be made out of recycled goodies and spray painted white… Continue reading Circle Mobiles Begin
Today the Grade 4’s are adding hot patterns to the background of their blue dogs. A lovely theme linking with the guide dog association and AACL outing in Grade 4. You are welcome to see the project brief for this project at this link. I link the mark sheet or checklist to their Google Classroom… Continue reading Blue Dogs