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Togas, Music, Food, Dancing, and the Olympics

In Wilson Pre-Primary Red we have been learning about the world’s most spectacular sporting event – the Olympic Games – which are about to start in Rio.

We have been investigating why and how the ancient games started and why we have them today as the Modern Olympics. We brainstormed ideas and posed many ‘I Wonder’ questions. We made suggestions about the things we wanted to do and know. We wondered why the Olympic…

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Year 6 Boys Take Out the WACSSA Basketball Championship

Rehoboth continued its fine run of form in WACSSA Basketball Carnivals this year by winning the Year 6 Boys Division A competition. The event, held on Friday 29 July at the Bendat Stadium, saw a Rehoboth team made up of students from both the Wilson and Kenwick campuses competing against teams from Swan, Carey, Kalamunda, and Dale.

The Rehoboth team started the round robin stage strongly with good wins over Swan and Dale.…

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10 Tips for Maintaining Your Privacy

Children are spending more and more time online to connect with friends, to learn, and to be entertained. Online environments give children the chance to express themselves and build an online personal identity. Sharing personal information online can be risky and it’s important to educate your children on how to make good decisions and limit those risks.

Your children need as much support online as they do offline. As parents, we teach children to take…

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Solar Ovens

For Year 3 Science in Term 1, we learnt about heating. We discovered what materials were good insulators and conductors of heat. At the conclusion of the Term we made Solar Pizza Box Ovens. Here is what we have to say about what we learnt and did:

“Some of the photos show when we were recording how hot it was inside our solar oven. We were a very good team and we had…

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Primary Swimming Carnival

We had a great day for the Swimming Carnival on Monday this week. The students were excited, the new PE teacher was perhaps just a little nervous, and everyone was ready to do their best and to cheer everyone on.

Our Carnival started with the 50 metre races for those students who are able to swim well. It was great to see that a number of students recorded a personal best time in their races. We awarded…

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Guitar Concert

Last Monday night we had our end of year concert and awards night for the guitar program. It was fantastic to see more than 70 people attend to watch the students perform. Overall the students did a great job showcasing some of the skills they’ve been learning on the guitar this year and it was particularly encouraging to see so many new students performing for the first time. I was very proud of the children…

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Buying a Goat

In class this Term, we have been reading two books called Beatrice’s Goat and One Hen. Both of these books are based on the true story of children in Uganda whose lives changed when they received a goat or a chicken. Because of the gift, they were able to save enough money so that they could go to school and help their families and their community in a really BIG way!

We thought… wouldn’t…

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Junior Bible Tournament

On Thursday afternoon, 19 November, nine talented Bible scholars in-the-making stepped up to the mark to take on their opponents in the annual Junior Bible Tournament. Surrounded by avid enthusiasts, and hosted by our very own Bible Quizzler; Wycliffe, composed of: Joel N, Andre and Sarai; Newton, composed of: Aberly, Shemaiah and Blessing; and Tyndale, composed of: Elijah G, Noah and Claris, answered demanding questions with poise, grace and determination.

The General Knowledge…

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Bright Sparks

On Monday, 16 November the Wilson Campus was energised by the Western Power incursion. Each class was electrified to learn how each of us are conductors and how we can pass electricity from each other. (We knew our students were all bright sparks). With the use of an electric stick, the whole class became a circuit. Students where shown what to do in emergencies and how to handle electricity.

Here are some of…

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