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Term 1

What’s On in Year Five Term One 2017 Welcome to Grade 5 in 2017.
We are thrilled to be starting a new and exciting year filled with fantastic learning opportunities.
Our camp is held at Grantville Lodge, Phillip Island and consists of a 4 day outdoor education program running from February 14th to February 17th 2017.
The Year 5’s will also be involved in a week’s intensive Bike Education program starting Monday the 6th of March until Thursday 9th March.  Students will learn road and safety awareness, helmet and bike protection, riding skills, as well as on-road practical experiences. The week will culminate in a bike ride to Gasworks Park in Port Melbourne on Friday 10th March. We welcome parent participation and support in this program.
Our major writing focus for Term One will be persuasive texts. Our regular Literacy program will incorporate sessions focusing on spelling, sentence structure, grammar, comprehension and fluency skills.
We will also be using a CAFÉ Reading approach to teach r…