Term 3

Welcome back!

We are now officially halfway through Year 5!
Our topics for this term will include:

  • Matilda
  • Focus on Reading (comprehension based reading)
  • Informative writing (reports, recounts, procedures, etc and including a grammar focus)
  • Spelling: Premier’s Spelling Bee list words and then our etymological program.
  • Maths: Angles, Fractions and Decimals, Volume and Capacity, Mass, Patterns and Algebra, Chance, Length, Area, and Data.
  • Science: Properties and States of Matter
  • History: Australia’s Colonial History
  • Sport: combined stage sport (Revolution, bike riding or in-school sport)
  • PDH: Child Protection
  • PE: cooperative games and Fundamental Movement Skills (Oz-tag and netball)

*Music with the lovely Miss Hibbert
*Art Cave with the sensational Jane
*Library with the beautiful Mrs Derricott

Speak Off

Congratulations to Nikolai, Ted and Georgie for participating in the Stage 3 Speak Off today! You all did a wonderful job and represented our class in a wonderful manner.

An extra-special congratulations to Georgie for ranking second and moving onto the next round. Great job!

Speech Time!

It’s speech time again!

Topic:       People and events that changed the world.
Length:    2-3 minutes

Students need to write their speech at home and will present their speech next week on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Keita

Eli

Wyatt

Gabe

Lupin

Angelo

Brooklyn

 Tammie

Sam

Georgie

Emerson

Evie

Lachlan

Ted

Nikolai

 Jack

Mekah

Gus

Joey

Harper

Chris

Ciara

Remember the use of ICT is recommended! If the audience is looking at a screen, they’re not staring at you!