This is a page that we use to show everyone what we have been up to.
So keep a regular look out for the exciting things we get up to in Grade 5 and 6.
Grade 6 Goldfields Adverts
Grade 6 Maths
Here are some Grade 6's modelling how to complete subtraction equations involving renaming.
Student Leadership Conference
On Thursday the 2nd of May our 12 Student Leaders and 8 House Captains travelled down to Ballarat to take part in the Leadership Conference run by GRIP. They had a great time and learnt lots of differnet things about how to be a good leader, what makes a team and how they can run activities around the school. We also got to take part in a follow up online conference on Tuesday the 14th May. In this session the students learnt some new leadership principles and values. They also had to reflect on which values they need to improve on and how they might go about doing this.
Girls Day Out
On Tuesday the 23rd of April students from our local Secondary College (Weeroona) came to school and worked with Grade 5 and 6 girls on activitities that promoted team work and friendship.
Boys Day In
Also on Tuesday 23rd the boys stayed inside and had a visit from Rob Trewartha, an Army Reserve member. Rob spoke about his placements and the importance of teamwork and mateship. Rob also shared some of equipment with students.
Our annual ANZAC service was once again conducted by the Grade 6 Student Leaders. It was a thoughtful service with RSL members and BUPA residents in attendance. Mr Trewartha played the Last Post while students thought of those who lost their lives in the wars.
Hawthorn Player Visit
On Tuesday, 19th March, Ryan Shoenmakers and Ben Stratton visited the school and spoke to senior students about the team goals and choices elite sportspeople like themselves have to make.