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Ochre Class Blog 2012

Ochre Class Blog 2012
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Ochre is ready for Christmas

Last updated 14 December 2012, 08:45 AM
We have been busy getting our room set up to feel like Christmas. We have made several decorations to create a festive feel for the rest of term. Ochre class wishes everybody a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Read more

Mini Fete

Last updated 13 November 2012, 08:58 AM
On Friday we had our 2012 Mini Fete. It was great fun and a big thanks to Mr D and Years 5 and 6 for organising it.     Read more

Our Asian Excursion to Speers Point.

Last updated 22 October 2012, 10:17 PM
While most of our Stage 3 student were away in Canberra, Stage 2 got to visit Speers Point PS for a Japanese Cultural experience as part of the Doorway to Asia program that is currently running in our local schools. This program is promoting cultural... Read more

Global Challenge Continues

Last updated 22 October 2012, 10:11 PM
We have had quite a few interruptions to our pedometer challenge with Holidays and Canberra excursions but we are still on track. Last look we had travelled from Niagra Falls in Canada, through Cape Canaveral in the US, through Galapogus Islands, around to... Read more

Global Childrens Challenge Begins

Last updated 19 September 2012, 10:15 AM
Today is the beginning of Ochre Class' Global Children's Challenge. All our students are now wearing their pedometers and counting and recording their steps. Our steps get entered into the website and converted into a walk around the world. We start... Read more

Year 3/4 Camp

Last updated 30 August 2012, 09:23 AM
On Monday and Tuesday of this week our year 3 and 4 students went to the Lake Mac Crusader Camp near Bonnell's Bay. We had a great time and learnt a lot. I hope you enjoy the slide show. Read more

Book Week Parade

Last updated 26 August 2012, 10:42 PM
Last week we celebrated book week with our book week parade. The theme was "Champions Read" and everyone had a great time. Lots of great costumes and plenty of fun. Enjoy the slideshow   Read more

New Music Link

Last updated 17 August 2012, 05:06 PM
Try out the fabulous Incredibox link in our Link & Learn section on the sidebar. Make you very own beatbox hit. Read more

Magnifying the Universe

Last updated 14 August 2012, 07:21 PM
A bit of fun. You can look at the relative size of the planets. You can also zoom into the smallest atoms and zoom out to the known universe. Enjoy. Copyright 2012. Magnifying the Universe by Number Sleuth . Read more

Asia Performance - Reposted from 26th July

Last updated 07 August 2012, 04:25 PM
A group of or students from Ochre and Navy classes participated in a Gamelan workshop, learning to play Indonesian music on the gong instruments used in Bali. They followed this up by performing in front of the whole school as part of an Asian performance... Read more

Sport in Schools is Back

Last updated 07 August 2012, 11:49 AM
Sport in school is a really engaging physical education program run by expert instructors using some fantastic sports gear. They have three or four different activities each week and change the equipment and activities every visit.     Read more

Fennell Bay PS Athletics Carnival 2012

Last updated 03 August 2012, 11:35 AM
I am so proud of the way our students all participated and made the carnival such a success!   Read more

Education Week Maths Games in Ochre Room.

Last updated 01 August 2012, 03:52 PM
Education week is here again and we celebrated with a whole school assembly on Wednesday. Then it was open class for our parent to come and see what we get upto in our classes. We played some spelling games in the morning and then after recess we grouped up... Read more

New Blogs for our students.

Last updated 20 July 2012, 04:14 PM
Ochre has been very busy on computers this Friday with the addition of new individual student blogs. We have learnt how to make and embed a voki widget into the blogs and will be updating our blogs on a regular basis. At the moment these blogs are private... Read more

Cultural Activities Day

Last updated 29 June 2012, 05:02 PM
We had a fantastic last day of term here at Fennell Bay Public School. Our cultural activities day included emu egg painting, spear throwing, damper cooking, games, stories, song, dance and needlework. This was topped off by a musical performance by Rob... Read more

Red Ochre Art

Last updated 28 June 2012, 10:25 AM
Today (Tuesday) we created Emu Callers and painted and decorated them in the traditional way using ochre colours and emu feathers. This slideshow shows Navy and Ochre classess working together in this great Naidoc activity.     Red Ochre Art... Read more

Chinatown Excursion

Last updated 25 June 2012, 07:58 AM
This is a little bit late getting to you, but a wonderful excursion that we had to share with you. On Wednesday the 13th of June 59 of our students went on an excursion to Chinatown as part of our Doorway to Asia program which is operating in partnership... Read more

Aborignal Technology Show

Last updated 24 June 2012, 09:51 PM
On Friday we were treated to the Aboriginal Technology show. This gave our students a hands on learning experience on how the Australian indigenous people used the resources they had on hand to live in various landscapes throughout the entire continent of... Read more

Turtle Art

Last updated 08 June 2012, 11:05 AM
This week in Ochre we have been working on a story called Smelly Feat. There is a 200 year old turtle in the story so we are making some turtle dot paintings for Naidoc art. I really enjoyed making them and I'm sure every body else did too. ... Read more

How many Limies can you fit in a Square Metre?

Last updated 04 June 2012, 04:25 PM
Our lovely Lime students came to help us figure out an answer to this problem.     Read more

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