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Posted on 20 October, 2020

Term 4 - Dates To Remember

Friday 6th November- Professional Development Day.  Monday 9th- Thursday 19th November- Upper Primary Swimming (Year 4/5 Smart, Year 4’s, Year 5’s and Year 6’s). Wednesday 11th November- Remembrance Day. Friday 13th November-  EC Assembly.  Friday 20th November-  Middle/ Upper Primary Assembly.  Monday…

Posted on 14 October, 2020

Visible Learning- 5 Rutherford

Learning Intention: We are learning to draw and measure angles. Success Criteria: I can use a protractor to measure the size of an angle. I know that the unit for measuring angles is degrees. Students in 5 Rutherford have been learning how to identify and measure the size of angels using a protractor.…

Posted on 14 October, 2020

Maths Focus- Transition Soltesz

Last term in Maths we focussed on Skip counting by 2’s, 5’s and 10’s. We have practiced our counting through many games and activities during the week. Learning Intention: We are learning to skip count by 10’s.  Success Criteria:   I can make stacks of 10 out of resources. I can skip count by 10’s.

Posted on 14 October, 2020

Writing Focus - 2 Jentz

Learning Intention: We are working as authors. Success Criteria: I can maintain my focus to draft, revise, edit and seek feedback for my writing. A favourite learning session for 2J students is ‘free choice writing’. Students are able to choose their own genre and topic and we spend a dedicated time…

Posted on 24 September, 2020

Celebrating Our School Review For 2020

Every four years Northern Territory Government schools take part in a School Review. The School Review is designed to assist schools in improving the quality of student learning outcomes across nine Domains. The entire school community should be proud of the results of this year's review.

Posted in Announcements, Reports
Posted on 16 September, 2020

Writing Focus- Year 6 Searle

Learning Intention: We are learning to publish our narratives using technology. Success Criteria: - I can publish my writing using the Book Creator program. - I can type up a document that precisely replicates my hand written published document. Students in Team 22.1 have worked through the entire writing…

Posted on 16 September, 2020

Visible Learning- 3 Marschall

In Chemical Sciences for Term 3, we are learning that a change of state between solid and liquid can be caused by adding or removing heat. To finish off our unit of work we are working collaboratively with 3 Lawler on a STEAM project in teams. Students are creating recipes using their knowledge of solids…

Posted on 16 September, 2020

Maths Focus- 1 Mattiazzo

Learning Intention: We are learning how to skip count from 0 by a given number. Success Criteria: - I count on from 0 by the number chosen. - I colour in each number on the 100 grid. - I use the 100 grid to help me put the skip counting puzzle together. - I discuss the patterns shown.

Posted on 10 September, 2020

Developing Excellence in Writing

In 2014/15 we conducted an analysis of writing results achieved by our students. It became apparent that, although students at Larrakeyah were achieving well in comparison to other schools in Darwin and around Australia, there had been no year-on-year improvement, in fact there had actually been a slight decrease in NAPLAN results.

Posted in School Programs
Posted on 02 September, 2020

Visible Learning- 3 McManus

Learning Intention: We are learning to write a newspaper article.  Success Criteria: We can write a newspaper article about Li Cunxin, main character in ‘The Peasant Prince’. We can use facts and information from the book to write an informative newspaper article. Our novel study this term is the book…

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