Tag Archives: Year 6

Year 6 make a difference

This term the Year 6 students were set a challenge as part of their citizenship studies. Each group needed to think of an action that would ‘make a difference’ to their local community. Some groups came up with ideas that would impact the school community and others had ideas that could be implemented locally. Here
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Buranga Camp

Buranga Camp adventures and challenges…. Buranga Camp is a special camp where a small group of Year 6 students from a variety of independent schools from the Sunshine Coast come together to explore an area of passion. There are a range of different subject areas for students to be involved in, from art and choral
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Year 6 feel the buzz in Science

The Year 6 students have been enjoying their time in the collaborative learning space known as ‘L8’ again this year. It is not only a great opportunity to become familiar with the space ahead of moving to Middle School but it is also a wonderful opportunity to get together with other students in Year 6
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Luther Heights Year 6 Camp

On Monday 11 February, Year 6 headed to the beautiful coast near Coolum to the Luther Heights Youth Camp. The students were put through their paces mentally and physically for three days as they battled their way through a variety of team challenges. The activities included a giant flying fox, low ropes, raft building and
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Big kids become little kids again!

Year 6W came to visit our new little Prep W class on Wednesday to read and have some good old-fashioned fun in the classroom. Both Prep and Year 6 were so excited to meet up and get to know each other. There were plenty of Year 6s seen in the Prep dress-up box. What a
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CSI Year 6

Year 6 came back from the holidays to a startling surprise, a person (all pretend) had been found seriously wounded and poisoned and the students were trained as investigators to solve the crime! This was all part of a wonderful forensic science incursion where Year 6 students used the latest technology to check fingerprints, identify
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The Science Factory comes to Year 6

Our exploration of scientific concepts continued in Year 6 with a wonderful science symposium provided by the Science Factory. The collaborative learning space, known to us as L8, was transformed into a scientific wonderland with 30 interactive investigations set up for the students to explore. Experiments included the Mindstorm Lego Robots, flight simulation, virtual reality
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Year 6 excursion to Luther Heights Youth Camp

On Monday 23 April, Year 6 headed to the beautiful coast near Coolum to the Luther Heights Youth Camp. The students were put through their paces mentally and physically as they battled their way through a variety of team challenges. The transformation of their thinking was interesting to witness as the day unfolded. Below the
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Year 6 authors read their picture books to Preps

This week, our Prep students were really blessed when the Year 6 students came over to our classrooms. They brought with them picture books that they themselves had written and illustrated. Each Preppie was paired up with a Year 6 student and they listened in awe at the story being read to them. The Year
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Year 6 graduation 2017

Year 6 graduation was enjoyed by families at a very special and moving graduation service this week. Highlights were the rose and letter for the parents, announcement of special awards and 2018 captains and a lovely morning tea after the service.