Our Upper Primary children have been busy researching the planets of our solar system. Last week they put their findings together to present to the class. November 2020.
The children made their morning tea 'musical themed' for their Christmas concert. They planned and constructed a piano 'keys' using biscuits, white chocolate and liquorice.
They also made drums from Oreos and iced musical notes on granitas. December 2019.
Our Pre Primary 1 children enjoyed a walk in the local bush land last week. Whilst there they completed a tally of all the plants they spotted. November 2019.
In Upper Primary the children have been learning about space. They have completed a planetary research project and made excellent planetary models. November 2019.
The Lower Secondary food group made cheese twists and fresh home made pasta and tomato sauce this week, it looked delicious! November 2019.
The Honkey Nuts Shop was open last week. The Factory group did a great job making and presenting the wonderful products, they managed to sell quite a bit.
Thank you to all our lovely customers. November 2019.
Lower Secondary presented their puppet show to Lower Primary. They enjoyed it very much!
Lower Primary 1 and 2 preparing their food for their farewell dinner. All thoroughly enjoyed. November 2019.
The school enjoyed a picnic with a number of other local Montessori Schools’ at Langley Park this Tuesday. October 2019.
Upper Primary children have been busy cooking and building Lego that floats this week. October 2019.
Our Lower Secondary food group produced a wonderful long table yesterday. Using parsley from the farm group they made garlic bread for starter, followed by fried rice. They used spring onions from our gardens, harvested by our farm group to produce a tasty fried rice for the main, finished with a delicious Oreo bake for dessert. October 2019.
One of our Upper Primary students were tasked with building an underwater grotto made from Lego. Below is a photo of this masterpiece. October 2019.
PP1 children have been busy gardening today, they helped to plant some beautiful flowers in our gardens, we look forward to taking care of them and watching them grow. October 2019.
Our PP1 and PP3 class enjoyed a sports session together on the last day of Term 3. September 2019.
We enjoyed a whole school picnic at Moolanda Park yesterday, the sun was shining and the children were very good walking to and from the park. Once there, everybody enjoyed playing the games which had been organised by the Upper Primary parents and students.
The farm and micro economy groups worked hard to produce their pop up shops, some of the produce that was on sale is shown below.
Some of our Upper Primary children have enjoyed cooking this week, Eric and CJ made a delicious salad with potatoes and pasties.
To celebrate World Peace Day, which was on Saturday 21st September, Lower Secondary and Pre IB students produced a wonderful art installation of beautiful white butterflies. These butterflies were sent to us from the Napalese Contemporary artist Milan Rai who has been using white butterflies around the world in his mission to spread kindness. 'Even white paper has a value, if your intention is pure,' says Milan. The children thoroughly enjoyed finding all the peace butterflies which were displayed around the school.
The children also wrote a pen pal letter in German to the Germany students. September 2019.
The children listened to a presentation about indigenous edible plants and animals and had a wonderful time planting in their new 'bush tucker' garden. September 2019.
The Pre Primary children enjoyed a wonderful bush walk with their teachers and some parents this week. September 2019
Our Lower Primary 2 children have been learning about decimals and fractions this week. Here you can see them using the decimal board to help them learn. In Science they have been investigating how molecules move in warm water. September 2019.
The food group in Lower Secondary cooked damper on a coal fire outside, along with some vegetarian lasagne for their long table lunch last week. It looked delicious! September 2019.
The Lower Secondary students worked hard organising the Math Carnival which took place on Friday 13th. Below are some pictures which show how much the carnival was enjoyed by all who participated and attended this event. September 2019.
Lower Primary enjoyed a lovely Spring walk in the sunshine yesterday, some parent's joined the teacher's and children for their walk around Lake Goollelal. September 2019.
Lower Primary children have been busy preparing for the Bush Tucker Incursion which takes place next week. Below are some photos which show them preparing the garden between the
Pre Primary and Primary buildings. September 2019.
Some of the children in Upper Primary have been busy cooking outside. Here are some photos of them cooking their lunch. September 2019.
The Lower Secondary students have produced games based on probability this week. This is in preparation for the math carnival which takes place at the school this Friday, 13th September. The students have been practising these games and are looking forward to seeing the school community at this event. September 2019.
A group of Upper Primary children enjoyed a play time with nature recently. They made all sorts of ecosystems for a gecko and snail. August 2019.
PP3 have been learning about static electricity. The children enjoyed experimenting with a balloon whilst learning about this topic.
This term Pre Primary 1 have been looking after their own worm farm. They have been busy feeding them food scraps and flushing the farm each week. September 2019.
As part of the English curriculum, the Lower Secondary and Pre IB students performed in their play, ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. A lot of time and hard work went into the play and the students gave their audience a fantastic performance. Well done to all students and staff who participated in the production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
During Science Week, the Upper Primary, Lower Secondary and International Baccalaureate students presented a series of experiments to the whole school which were enjoyed by all participants.
Every year, in memory of our school founder Mrs Dyker, the Lower and Upper Primary children knit a blanket to donate to the residents of our local aged care facility. This year on the 20th of August, the children travelled to the aged care facility and met with their knitting group to donate this years blanket. The residents were thrilled to meet the children and enjoyed sharing with them some of the knitting projects they have been working on.
The Lower Primary Children made a hut in the playground out of wood. They were very proud of their building.
Our Micro Economy food group students experimented with taste buds this week. They learned about taste buds and the different types of taste: bitter, sour, salty and sweet.
Our Upper Primary children got creative last week and enjoyed building some Lego masterpieces! August 2019.
To help celebrate National Science Week the children put on a Science fair in the amphitheatre. The children enjoyed visiting the fair and taking part in some of the activities that were taking place. August 2019.
Our Upper Primary class have been busy completing Science experiments and cooking this week. They enjoyed conducting light, pushing and pulling experiments. They also made some delicious spring rolls and a cheesecake. August 2019.
This week our Lower Primary children have been investigating multiplication using factors and square numbers. We used the pythagoras board, the beeds, cubes and square materials.
They have also been busy matching sounds and words, investigating hot and cold air, and playing games in German. August 2019.
This week the Lower Secondary students completed the 'Youth Futures' backpack handover. 'Youth Futures' were extremely grateful for the time, kindness and generosity of our school community. August 2019.
On Wednesday 31st July the Lower Primary children attended a workshop at the Perth State Library called 'Books and More, Perth Experiences,' relating to the theme of continuity and change. The students investigated how places in Perth have changed or stayed the same over time, with respect to attractions, activities, climate and the connection between early Aboriginal people and the Swan River. They also enjoyed a big picnic lunch together in the cultural area. July 2019.
As part of the Micro Economy food lessons last week the students enjoyed making and decorating some delicious cupcakes. July 2019.
Lower Primary have been planting around the school with the bush committee this week, see some of the hard work they got up to in the photos below. July 2019.
There has been more cooking in Lower Secondary this past week, this time the Micro Economy students prepared and cooked a fabulous meal for their traditional 'Long Table'.
Altogether there was: Mexican Tacos, guacamole and chips, bean tacos, chicken tacos and chocolate cake for dessert. It looks delicious! July 2019.
This week the Lower Secondary students have been learning how butter is made and how to do it themselves. They were surprised to learn how simple