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WALK TO SCHOOL MONTH

Congratulations to 3/4MC who won the trophy for being the most active class during Walk to School Month in October! Every student in 3/4MC walked/rode to or from school at some stage throughout the month. In total 3/4MC students travelled … Continue reading

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Google Expeditions visits St. Mark’s Primary School

Today, students in Years 3 – 6 were fortunate enough to experience the Google Expeditions program. Google Expeditions uses a kit of simple Google Cardboards to create a virtual reality experience for teachers and students to explore many places around the … Continue reading

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The next generation of computer coders.

Later this term St. Mark’s will be participating in the Hour Of Code, the largest global learning event in the world. In the Hour Of Code, students are encouraged to investigate and learn about the ways in which computer science … Continue reading

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Blessing of the Pets Day

Last Friday we celebrated St Francis’ feast day by bringing along our pets to be blessed by Father Benedict. It was a wonderful morning when we could think about St Francis and his love for animals as well as the … Continue reading

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Japanese Art

This term, the 3/4 students have been exploring Japanese Art.  They have learnt how to draw a koi fish, painted cherry blossom trees re-using old plastic bottles, and designed their own kimonos. How are you enjoying Art this term? What … Continue reading

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Concert Art

We know you all saw this fantastic art work at the concert last term but we wanted to give you another look – here is a small sample from each class. Well done to our amazing 3/4 artists! Your skills … Continue reading

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I FEEL THE EARTH MOVE

In Term 4, our Inquiry topic will be I Feel the Earth Move. Throughout this unit we will be learning about the role Earth plays in our universe and why the earth rotates. We will also be looking at the relationship … Continue reading

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Division Worded Problems

Did you know that there are two different types of division problems? Check out the video below! trim.FdDtrf from 12stmarks on Vimeo.

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Multiplication & Division

Working on your times tables and division facts? Remember we don’t learn our 2 times tables and 5 times tables all together anymore, we use the ranges.  This makes the facts easier to learn and remember. RANGE 1 – 16 … Continue reading

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Concert Newsflash !

Excitement is building up around the school as we are getting closer to performing at our concert “Top of the Pops “. The dates for the concerts are: Wednesday 16th September and Thursday 17th September. Both concerts will take place … Continue reading

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