Grade 2 English – September 2018

Grammar has been a big focus in Grade 2 as we only have 1 more term before beginning Grade 3. Many students still need reminding to use capital letters and full stops but this is certainly improving. We understand the use of commas (a small pause in a sentence and for...
Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

“Piglet?” said Pooh. “Yes Pooh?” said Piglet. “Do you ever have days when everything feels… Not Very Okay At All? And sometimes you don’t even know why you feel Not Very Okay At All, you just know that you do.” Piglet...
Grade 6 focus project

Grade 6 focus project

This term a focus group of Grade 6 students have been working on creating an indoor hydroponics garden.  They intend on growing basil, coriander, and various other herbs.  They have begun by building a miniature prototype (which is now going to be used as an...
Water safety in McCrae

Water safety in McCrae

Water safety in McCrae started today The Grade 5’s had a chilly start but have enjoyed Beach games, Surf lifesaving, Stand up Paddle Boarding, Surfing, Snorkelling and Kayaking. They have even spotted dolphins. The surfers had a ball catching waves when the Spirit of...