On Friday 16 March 2018 each year, Australian schools stand united in their communities to celebrate the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence (NDA). The National Day of Action is Australia’s key anti-bullying event for schools and in 2018, it celebrated its eighth year.
Oxford Grammar has been selected as the main text book to guide our grammar lessons in 2018. This text, for students in Years 1 to 6, explores each key grammar feature, aligned explicitly to the Western Australian Curriculum: English requirements, using a variety of authentic literacy texts as grammar models. Andrew Woods, renowned author of Everyday Grammar, models, develops, then connects grammar features to text purposes, allowing students to consolidate understanding for more effective writing. Each book includes ‘Extension and enrichment’ units, a glossary of grammar metalanguage and a handy answers insert.
A re-enactment of the Lord’s entry into Jerusalem will take place on Palm Sunday 25 March at the 10am Mass. We invite all children to take part in leading the procession carrying small palms or olive branches (own supply)