Room 13

Term Four, 2019

This term promises to be another busy term, full of activities for students to be involved in.

Literacy 

Reading

Asking and answering questions, Forming and testing hypotheses about text, Identifying the writer’s purpose and point of view

Writing

Explanations and Recounts

Maths

Algebra

Topic

Resolution and Change

Changes at Puberty and Human Body Systems.

PE

Athletics, Social and Traditional Dance

This term it will be especially important for your child to be using their Diary to record reminders around these events.  Please encourage them to do so and check your child is meeting MANA expectations and on track to attending the MANA Reward Days.

Students in Endeavour House will need to wear red clothing and hats for a number of inter-house sport competitions this year.

MANA EXPECTATIONS    

Respect – be caring and considerate

Use polite and appropriate language with a suitable tone

Treat others as you wish to be treated.

Accept and value differences.

Use manners at all times.

Care for all property

Follow instructions immediately.

Diligence – achieve your personal best

Do everything to the best of your ability.

Right place, right time, right gear.

Perseverance – finish what you start.

Wear the correct uniform with pride

Integrity – be honest and trustworthy

Take responsibility for your own choices and actions.

Speak the truth with kindness.

Honour your commitments.

Service – help and be actively involved

Contribute for the right reasons.

Be positively involved.

Have an attitude of gratitude.

Use your initiative – help before you are asked.

These expectations help to create a positive learning environment for your child and allow us to maximise learning time to develop new skills and strategies across all areas of the curriculum.  By meeting these expectations, being punctual and attending at least 80% of the time your child will be eligible for special MANA Reward Days, class trips and school events.