Category Archives: Room 9

Career Day

At the end of Term 3, Primary 4s and 5s were fortunate to have many family members, and members of the community, come into school and share about their careers….

Battle of Culloden Dodgeball

Room 9 has taken their learning to the fields. After learning about the Battle of Culloden, primary 5 took part in Battle of Culloden Dodgeball. They not only had to…

Fairtrade Debates

Room 9 is learning to adapt their skills of persuasion to create debates. As part of Fairtrade Fortnight, teams worked to come up with arguments for and against some beliefs…

Twinkle Twinkle Little Stars

Some children who have been practicing their musical skills were kind enough to share their skills with the class. Great work guys! Stars in the making! Violin is a very…

Time Will Tell

To help us learn about time, Room 9 spent some time outside building hoola hoop clocks and practicing moving the hands, to figure out how long an activity would take.

HOT Reading Skills

Room 9 has been working hard for weeks to develop our abilities in HOT (higher order thinking) questions. We have practiced answering HOT questions, writing our own HOT questions, and…

Maritime Museum

As part of our learning about the Titanic, Room 9 visited the local Maritime Museum, to learn about local ship building and legends. We really enjoyed our time there, treasure…

Xpressions Instructions

Parents are now able to receive updates from Kingsford school via the Groupcall Xpressions App. A couple of pages of information and instructions from Groupcall can be found here. A…

Ready for World Book Day 2019

You”re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child. – Dr Seuss The Kingsford staff are looking forward to sharing some…

Cake!

Many pupils are exploring learning in the home. These learning experiences can help them to discover important life skills which may help them when they are older. We try celebrate…