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Posted on 24 July, 2019

Maths Focus- T Irwin

Maths Focus- T Irwin

Numbers that add together to make the same number? Learning Intention: We are learning to investigate numbers that add to equal the same number. In Transition Irwin students have been learning about adding numbers together to make a larger number. During one of our ‘Problem Solving Friday’ lessons, students…

Posted on 15 July, 2019

NAPLAN Testing in Darwin

In addition to ensuring our students are acquiring essential skills needed to progress through school and life, we use test results to identify opportunities to support student learning, adapt and improve our programs, and provide specific help where needed.

Posted in School Programs
Posted on 26 June, 2019

Visible Learning - 6 Searle

Visible Learning - 6 Searle

In Team 22 (6S) we use our Goals Wall to improve our self-awareness and to keep us motivated. We create a mathematics, reading, writing and personal goal at the beginning of each term and once we have achieved our goal we create a new one. Our goals must all be specific, measureable, achievable, realistic…

Posted on 26 June, 2019

Writing Focus- 4/5 Smart

Writing Focus- 4/5 Smart

Learning Intention: We are learning to publish our narratives. Success Criteria: - I can use my edited draft to type my narrative on book creator - I can illustrate my narrative  Students in 4/5S have been working very hard to publish their narratives. They edited their drafts by reading aloud, reading…

Posted on 26 June, 2019

Maths Focus- 5/6 Spruhan

Maths Focus- 5/6 Spruhan

In 5/6 S, our focus has been applying our knowledge of how to solve number sentences using a range of methods in project-based learning. Students were asked to anonymously devise number sentences for a partner to solve that would answer questions about their everyday lives e.g. amount of teeth lost,…

Posted on 13 June, 2019

Athletics Carnival Heating Up For 2019

Athletics Carnival Heating Up For 2019

Fun and competition are in the air at Larrakeyah Primary School as we look forward to our upcoming Athletics Carnival. The four School Houses, across all year levels, will be participating over the three day event beginning Wednesday, 19 June 2019.

Posted in School Programs, Sport
Posted on 05 June, 2019

Visible Learning - 2 Moody

Visible Learning - 2 Moody

In 2M we use a ‘Bump it Up’ wall to help us with our visible learning in writing. It is a way we can see how our Success Criteria looks and how we can extend ourselves to improve our work. We co-create our writing for our ‘Bump it Up’ wall and then ‘Bump Up’ or improve that piece of writing to demonstrate…

Posted on 05 June, 2019

Maths Focus- T/1 Neser

Maths Focus- T/1 Neser

Making friends of 10 Learning intention: To use pairs of numbers that make the sum of 10.  In T1 Neser we are learning how to make friends of 10 or also known as Rainbow Facts. These are pairs of numbers whose sum is 10. These are really useful facts for a lot of everyday contexts, including shopping,…

Posted on 05 June, 2019

Writing Focus -1/2 Zikos

Writing Focus -1/2 Zikos

Learning Intention: We are learning to write an Information Report on an animal we saw at Crocodylus Park. Success Criteria:  I can follow the correct text structure I can use facts I can add details and colourful words I can use capital letters, full stops and finger spaces correctly I can separate…

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