In Prep we celebrated Book Week: Find Your Treasure. This was a wonderful time for us to explore books and foster a love of reading across the whole school. Research suggests that learning to read is one of the most important factors in school success and that an early exposure […]
Our Preps had a ball working cooperatively during Partner Yoga. They worked together as a team to get into tricky poses and keep their balance. They have also been investigating money by shopping in our classroom shop. Students bought items and used our play money to take them through the […]
The Student Wellbeing Leadership Group has started their very own podcast. For the kids of St Columba’s by the kids of St Columba’s. kidscast.podbean.com
In Prep, we made some terrific stop-motion videos about animals. Here’s how we did it.
The 5/6 Students have been applying their 21st century skills of creativity, collaboration, communication and critical thinking through STEM activities.
Our Sports Day was memorable for the camaraderie, teamwork and great spirit that shone through our children and parents as they participated in the day.
Photos from the Prep classroom for Mother’s Day…
On Friday 4th May we turned our classroom into a construction site and all the Preps were the builders. The challenge was to design and create something to help a friend who was stuck on an island. The students could use anything they wanted to build their creation. It was […]
This week the Eco Warriors worked under the guidance of our fabulous parent Green Team to finish our new rain garden at the entrance of the school. The planting design and the working bee were generously organised by Karen Said (Kett) and her sister Sue (aka the Property Style Counsel […]
Our St Columba’s Swimming Team excelled in the pool at the Holt District Swimming Carnival in Term 1. The team swam their hearts out to finish second overall, with more than half the swimmers qualifying for the Beachside competition. Their dedication to training, and their enthusiasm on the day, highlighted […]