In this week's Newsblog I am writing about:
- Our curriculum learning in Science this term
- Parent interviews this term
- How we prepare our students for high school and beyond
- Extension classes
- and, Our Board of Trustees
This term and next term our main curriculum focus is in the curriculum area of Science. We will be teaching reading, writing and maths, primarily in the context of Science.
In the first two weeks of term we are concentrating on the Scientific process and how to make hypotheses, conduct experiments, record and analyse results and make conclusions. On our teacher-only day on 8th August, we will be having some professional development in applying Scientific principles in our local area, probably themed around water.
The children are enjoying their exploration so far: