Thursday, 14 December 2017

Possum Trap

2017 Key Competencies

Key Competencies
(the capabilities required for living and lifelong learning)

Halsey Drive School
                    A = Almost Always
                                                               S = Sometimes
                                                          N = Not yet
1st half of the year
2nd half of the year
Student
Teacher
Student
Teacher
Managing Self

I am organised for the day
A
A
A
A
I am willing to try new things
A
A
A
A
I complete work to the best of my ability and show initiative
A
A
A
A
I begin work straight away, stay on task and work independently
A
A
S
S
I can set realistic goals and explain how to achieve them
A
S
S
S
I make sensible behaviour choices
S
S
A
S
I happily take part in all school activities
A
A
A
A
Relating to Others

I cooperate well with others when working
A
A
A
A
I treat others with respect
A
A
A
A
I am a good friend and role model - especially at break times
S
A
A
A
I show good manners and cooperate with others
A
A
A
A
Participating and Contributing

I share my ideas and opinions with others
S
S
S
S
I listen well to other people’s opinions
A
S
A
A
I take part in activities outside of the classroom
A
A
A
A
Thinking

I ask relevant questions to deepen my knowledge
A
S
S
S
I reflect on my own learning and say what I need to learn next
A
S
S
S
Language Symbols and Texts

I use a range of IT to share my learning
A
A
A
S

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Dolphin Report

DOLPHIN
Did you know some Dolphins live for over 60 years? Did you know some Dolphins can weigh up to 5,400kg? Did you know Dolphins have been here for 15 million years? Did you know there are over 40 species of Dolphins?

What they eat and how they eat?

Dolphins eat fish like herring, cod or mackerel. Some dolphins eat squid. They also eat seals, sea lions and turtles. All dolphins have teeth, but they don’t chew their  food they just bite and swallow.

They use echolocation and physical features! Dolphin use echolocation to help them see better underwater. Dolphins have smooth, rubbery skin and usually coloured in some mixture of  white, black and grey.

Number of dolphins. There are 3,179,000 common dolphins left in the world. The Striped Dolphin is at 1,485,000. Already the Baiji (also known as the Yangtze River Dolphin) is extinct.

Dolphins are helpful and
protective creatures. They are endangered so
they should be protected! So will you protect them?

Thursday, 24 August 2017

Sharks

!Sharks!


Sharks are important
Cute and Cuddly - to some!
And they have a very good sense of smell
The are brilliant and loyal,
Protective and smart,
Their skin is smooth but tough.
Sharks are good natured,
They look like babies.
And are critically endangered!
They are beautiful and incredible,
They swim in the sea.

SHARKS ARE AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thursday, 29 June 2017

Key Competencies

Key Competencies
(the capabilities required for living and lifelong learning)

Halsey Drive School
                    A = Almost Always
                                                               S = Sometimes
                                                          N = Not yet
1st half of the year
2nd half of the year
Student
Teacher
Student
Teacher
Managing Self

I am organised for the day
A
A


I am willing to try new things
A
A


I complete work to the best of my ability and show initiative
A
A


I begin work straight away, stay on task and work independently
A
A


I can set realistic goals and explain how to achieve them
A
S


I make sensible behaviour choices
S
S


I happily take part in all school activities
A
A


Relating to Others

I cooperate well with others when working
A
A


I treat others with respect
A
A


I am a good friend and role model - especially at break times
S
A


I show good manners and cooperate with others
A
A


Participating and Contributing

I share my ideas and opinions with others
S
S


I listen well to other people’s opinions
A
S


I take part in activities outside of the classroom
A
A


Thinking

I ask relevant questions to deepen my knowledge
A
S


I reflect on my own learning and say what I need to learn next
A
S


Language Symbols and Texts

I use a range of IT to share my learning
A
A