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Year 1 Giant Number Line

Year 1Y took their numeracy learning outside this week as they learnt all about what comes before and after. The boys took to jumping their way to the answer on the College lawn. Number lines are a big part of numeracy learning as they help develop arithmetic strategies and problem-solving skills. As well they are

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KG2 Pre-writing skills

KG2X have been using the new IWB to carry on developing their pre-writing skills. The students played a number of literacy games and then further practised their letter formation skills on the IWB. The learning is always scaffolded to target the student’s development using a variety of tools to keep them motivated and engaged. The

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KG2W Enjoying the outdoors

KG2W enjoyed a walk around the College bastions as well as an outdoor story telling session this week. The students settled down and participated in a discussion of characters and story sequence following the story telling session. ‘Elmer’ the elephant was quite a big hit and the students enjoyed taking turns sharing ideas together. This

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Christmas Excitement

Christmas excitement The Early Years students and teachers have been busy with their Christmas inspired activities and tasks. The classrooms have been decorated, wreaths, Christmas trees and snowmen created all to boost our Christmas spirit this year. Some classes even have elves on their shelves and Father Christmas’ hung in class. Lessons and activities involving

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Ziguzajg Online Festival - Early Years

Ziguzajg Online Festival – Early YearsTuesday 1 December 2020Ziguzajg Online Festival – Early Years Last week, all students at Early Years level participated in the online Ziguzajg festival. With the absence of outings this year, this was eagerly welcomed and added to the week’s planning per class. The students saw a variety of shows within the

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Year 1X - Learning Ordinal Numbers Through Hands-On Activities

Year 1X – Learning Ordinal Numbers Through Hands-On ActivitiesWednesday 25 November 2020Year 1X – Learning Ordinal Numbers Through Hands-On ActivitiesIt was Year 1X’s turn to venture into the field of ordinal numbers this week. The class held several hands-on activities, such as outdoor races, placing activities and even games involving the student’s own personal small

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Nursery & KG Fire Drill

Nursery & KG Fire DrillTuesday 24 November 2020Nursery & KG Fire Drill Last week, the KG1 and 2 students finished off their topics ‘All about me’ and ‘People who help us’ respectively. As part of the topics, they learnt all about themselves and other individuals and how we can keep ourselves safe. This week, we held our

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Year 2Y - Ordinal Numbers

Year 2Y – Ordinal Numbers Wednesday 18 November 2020Year 2Y – Ordinal Numbers  Year 2Y boys ventured outdoors to truly explore the concept of ordinal numbers. They participated in games to discover placing and allocations to grasp the skill further. It goes without saying that the boys were engaged and loved participating in the hands-on learning.

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Firefighters in KG2Z

Firefighters in KG2Z Tuesday 17 Novevmber 2020Firefighters in KG2Z  Ms. Annette’s class learnt all about the role of Firefighters this week. They wore their uniform made up of crafts they made themselves and practised putting out fires. The students learnt all about the emergency number 112 and what we should do in case of an emergency. They