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Posted on 13 August, 2020

Mathematics at Larrakeyah Primary School

The subject of Mathematics was identified as a major focus. Today, let's take a look at Mathematics at Larrakeyah Primary School; how teachers program mathematics, how Mathematics is taught, what a typical lesson structure looks like, what resources are used, how data is used to improve the teaching of mathematics and the learning outcomes of students.

Posted in School Programs
Posted on 07 August, 2020

Term 3 - Dates To Remember

Monday 17th- Tuesday 18th August Parent Teacher Interviews. Monday 17th– Friday 21st August ICAS Science.   Friday 21st August Dress Up Day– Science Theme.  Monday 24th– Friday 28th August ICAS English.  Monday 31st August – Friday 4th September  ICAS Maths.  Monday 31st August– Friday 4th September…

Posted on 05 August, 2020

Visible Learning- 6 Searle

During maths this week, Team 22 have been learning how to calculate the perimeter and area of regular and irregular shapes. We used Tangram pieces to trace regular shapes and then joined pieces together to create and trace irregular shapes. The next task was to measure the perimeters in millimetres and…

Posted on 05 August, 2020

Writing Focus- Transition Bostock

Learning Intention: I can write a recount about past events. Success Criteria: I can record the sounds I hear (sounding out). I can include who, what, when, where and how. Throughout the year, Transition Bostock students have been developing their ability to construct a recount of past events.Our three…

Posted on 05 August, 2020

Maths Focus- 4/5 Smart

Learning Intention: We are learning to use variables and expressions to solve problems Success Criteria:  I can look for, use and explain patterns  I can show my working out  I can use variables and algebraic expressions in a table

Posted on 30 July, 2020

Larrakeyah Primary School: The Master Plan

The Master Plan sets out the School Board’s Vision for Larrakeyah Primary School into the future. Upon completion it will improve the quality of the learning environment and facilitate the achievement of the school’s long term objectives as determined by the school’s pedagogy and educational vision.

Posted in Announcements
Posted on 22 July, 2020

Writing Focus- 6 Perryman

Learning Intention: To create a picture book with their buddy class to present to the Transition students. Success Criteria: I can apply narrative skills to publish an engaging picture book. Last term Miss Perryman and Miss McManus’ students analysed picture books and used this knowledge to plan, draft…

Posted on 22 July, 2020

Maths Focus- 2 Jentz

Learning Intention: We are learning about fractions. Success Criteria: I can identify where we use fractions in everyday life. I can explain what fractions are. In 2 Jentz we have just begun our work on fractions.We watched a story about sharing equal parts of different foods like pizza and talked about…

Posted on 26 June, 2020

Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards

We have wonderful staff at Larrakeyah Primary. Please consider submitting a nomination for the 2020 Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards. The Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards are an opportunity to nominate and recognise the outstanding contributions of school teachers, principals, leaders…

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