Exploring wants and needs in Grade

As we begin a new inquiry into how we organise ourselves we have been exploring our understanding of wants and needs. We are finding out that it is not quite as simple as you might first think; what we need to survive on a desert island is a different to what we need...

All About Parts and Wholes in Grade 1

In maths we have been starting to explore the stories we can tell about parts and wholes when we are making fair shares. On Thursday we explored how we are all part of one big world! We are looking forward to being part of the fun at The International ...

Full-0n and fabulous in Grade 1.

What a week we have had in Grade 1! How can so much happen between Sunday and Thursday? We hosted secret story tellers from around the world with tales from their home countries. We took ACTION. We got RESULTS. We felt PROUD. Here we are with the new recycling bins in...

Designers in Grade 1

We have been super creative with our ideas and our skills this week. There will be some fabulous dioramas on display in Grade 1 – as soon as they are dry! We now have terrific props to support our oral story telling and we are looking forward to some guest...