Category Archives: P5DR

Zài Lián Xì China!

This term our topic was China and for the past few weeks we have been learning about the Mid Autumn Festival. The Mid Autumn Festival is  festival of harvest and it is…

Team Jak’s pirate debut

Link to start of race video: The fearless Team Jak pirates team took their custom built boat for its debut on the grass at Hazelhead Park on Saturday the 29th…

Teachers ‘Arrrrrrrr’ Ship Shape

There has been a fair bit of attention given to the Kingsford Staff entry into the 2018 Dandara 5k on Saturday 29th September in aid of Jak’s Den and Friends…

CAD Design

Room 9 has shown a keen interest in exploring the world of Computer Aided Design. We have been looking at different ways to use shapes and tools, and are beginning…

Ship Building – How you can help

The Kingsford Pirate Ship entry into the Dandara 5k run is taking shape faster than some of the motley crew who’ll be carrying her all around the 5000m route but…

Kingsford School Charity Fundraiser

KINGSFORD SCHOOL CHARITY FUNDRAISER for JAK’S DEN G’day me Hearties !!! Some swashbuckling staff from Kingsford School are taking up a challenge to raise money for Jak’s Den. Jak’s Den…

Chinese Lanterns

In room 9 we have been making Chinese lanterns to celebrate the mid-autumn festival in Buddhism. The mid-autumn festival is a festival to pray the moon to get good luck…

Storybird

In ICT today Room 9 explored Storybird, a wonderful site where people can access artwork from around the world to use as creative stimuli for story writing. We had so…

Researching Buddhism

While researching China last week Room 9 became interested in Buddhism, one of the major religions in China. Today we worked in groups researching some of the special terminology used…

Yummy Shapes!

Room 9 has been hard at work learning about 3D shapes. We had some fun matching shapes with their Faces, Edges, and Vertices, then making our shapes out of yummy…