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December, 2015

  1. The Big Challenge

    December 16, 2015 by Mr Richo

    The Grade 5 Challenge
      Competitors each Class  
    60 metre sprint 2  
    Push Up King or Queen 2 Last one still going.
    Tunnel Ball 8  
    Tennis ball throw 2  
    Planking 2  
    Boat Race 8 Like tunnel ball but pass a cup of water over heads. Run to front. Fill water from bucket if spilled. Most water in bucket wins.
    Ring Toss 2  
    Bean bag throw 2 Bags in a bucket.
    Whole Grade hula hoop pass Whole Grade Class join hands and have to move the hoop all the way around the group. Can’t let go. Start again if you break.
    Lower the stick 2 A cane is placed on two index fingers. Competitor must lower the stick from the waist and place it on the ground. Then 2nd person has a go. First   to lower twice wins.
    Gymnastics 2 Best display in 20 seconds. Teachers vote.
    Monkey Bar Hang 1 per grade Upper body strength


  2. Our Final Activities

    December 8, 2015 by Mr Richo

    Over the next few couple of weeks, there are are many work tasks that need to be finished. Please refer back to this post to ensure you are on the right track!


    • Buddy stories


    Finishing off tasks that have already been started:

    • Mars Project
    • Shape City
    • Blogging


    Please click here to find your end of year activities menu. Please select tasks that you are interested in and will be able to complete to the best of your ability. Some links you might need are:

  3. The last two weeks.

    December 7, 2015 by Mr Richo

    **See your teacher if you are having trouble getting into a grade party group.

    Grade 5 The Last Two Weeks


    Week 10

    Kris Kringle – Spend about $5 on your person. Please ask your parents for permission before you make any purchases.



    Apollo Film Festival (Grade 5 will attend) 9.15 am to 10.15 am.




    Swimming trials


    • Sports trials for 2016 teams
    • Grade 6 Graduation rehearsal (Grade 5 to attend in the afternoon.)

    2pm to 3pm.


    Getting ready for Grade parties – It’s picnic time!

    Get into groups of 6-8. This can be from any Grade 5 class.

    You need to organise who will bring what. (Picnic rug, plates, cups, drinks, fruit, savoury and sweet food.)



    Week 11 – The Last Week


    Monday 14th

    Grade 6 Graduation Day


    Tuesday 15th

    Moving Day – teachers and students involved in moving classroom items.


    Wednesday 16th

    • New grades
    • Final assembly. 2016 leaders announced.
    • Grade Parties.
    • KK due today


    Thursday 17th

    The Grade 5 Challenge (physical challenge activities on the oval)


    Friday 18th

    No iPads today

    Dismissal at 1.30pm

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