Monday, November 30, 2009

Rhythm Interactive Show

Today we had a wonderful show where we learnt how to use the drum. Everyone had their own drum. 230 drums sound terrific together.

Friday, November 27, 2009

You were noticed Connor

Today Kane noticed Connor working hard and using good thinking during the game of chaos. He said that you were running very fast!

Such fun with our big buddies

Every week we have wonderful activities with our big buddies. Today we had to dodge balls while crossing over the crash pads. We quickly learnt some clever strategies.

Player of the day for Finn

This week Finn was chosen as player of the day for the Town and Country league game. Mr Martin said, "Finny the man who never backs down in a tackle, physically small but has a massive ticker." We are so proud of you Finn.

Thursday, November 26, 2009

Sugar and Spice with Brianna

Today Brianna told us about the fun she has at the Sugar and Spice group. She made this beautiful head band. What fun!

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Look what we received in the mail

Caitlin's Grandma has sent us a calendar from Devon in England. Thank you so much. She has also made up a song for us that we are learning. What a great Grandma!

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Super singing

Some of our parents missed us singing at assembly so here we are, the Room 9 Singers. Enjoy!

Monday, November 23, 2009

Cosy nests

There are 7 nests in our classroom. Can you tell us what bird made the nest?
reporter Amy
web master Alex P
photographer Zeke

Friday, November 20, 2009

You are so clever Aidan!

Look what Aidan has been making! He showed us the portcullis on the side and the special door on the front. We think you are an expert castle builder Aidan.

Will it reach the roof?

Our Sam Sunflower is now 122 cm tall. Connor was wondering why the leaves at the bottom are dying while the leaves at the top look very healthy. Can you help us?

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Go Alex go!

Alex has learnt to ride a bicycle. Look at his brilliance! If you need help with bike riding Alex knows all the answers.

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Assembly item

As part of our mixing and melting science unit we have been mixing paints. We shared our work in assembly and even invited some of our big buddies to come and try to paint our made up colours. We finished our item by singing Jamaican Farewell and Linstead Market.

Noticed by their big buddies

These children were all noticed by their big buddies because of the great effort they showed during the team games. Well done! Which game did you like best?

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Pirate the Cat

Pirate the cat has been writing to us again. Do you know that we are the only class in the whole wide world that has a cat that sends comments to our blog? I think he lives near Connor and Laurie. Think of a question you have always wanted to ask a cat. My question Pirate is why do cats hate water?

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

An Art Show at Outram School

We all looked at the drawings in the Outram School Art Show. Caitlin has chosen her favourite drawing. Listen and she will tell you why she likes it. Why not come and look at the rest of the drawings?

Monday, November 9, 2009

Helpful Mr Heenan

Mr Heenan is our new care-taker. He fixes the school. He does a great job.

Reporter Laurie
Photographer Isla
Webmaster Izaiah

Thursday, November 5, 2009

More remarkable recorder playing!

We are still playing beautiful music. Keep on practicing those notes.

We are so proud of you Lilly

Lilly had a ballet exam this week and she was brilliant. Look at her shining! Next week she is going to dance for us in the classroom. Could you teach us a simple dance Lilly?

Town versus Country League Game

Laurie, Mr Martin, our sport's co-ordinator noticed you at the match on Tuesday. He said, "Laurie and his iron shoulder are not to be messed with." Gosh, keep shining Laurie!

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Hooray the Pool is Open

Great news the pool is finally open again. You can buy a pool key from the school office. Thank you to the parents that keep the pool clean. We are looking forward to swimming lessons.

Reporter: Ashleigh
Web Master: Connor G
Photographer: Oscar

Monday, November 2, 2009

The long jump pit

The long jump pit has changed. Now it is a sandpit. It is good for jumping in and playing in too.
Reporter Cierra
Web master Mackenzie
Photographer Logan