Wednesday, 10 April 2013 16:48
Class Five Musings! We have begun the year on the high seas and the battle fields of Ancient Greece. Odysseus and Achilles have led the way into an intriguing world of interrelationships and a web of cause and effect. The children, captivated by the classical tales, are astute to the hubris contained in any action of disregard. Our recent focus on drawing in the afternoon sessions has given rise to pieces that reflect balance and control in their beauty. This is what the Ancient Greeks and Class Fives have in common and it is a joy to behold. We are currently aboard the Argo with Jason and his heroes, in search of the Golden Fleece. Who would have thought that Herakles, the most notorious of them all, would decline an offer of leadership and give young Jason, who had already shown himself to be easily led, the helm. Not…
Wednesday, 05 September 2012 16:01
The Generosity of our P&F enabled all children in classes 1 through to 6 to receive new desks, which were made locally by a parent. Parents & children came together in a ceremony to oil and buff their own desk. The children took to the task with vigour .
Friday, 10 August 2012 15:45
Threaded needles sewed, knitting needles clacked, dry felting needles felted as eight ladies sat around the warmth of the fire at the Origin Centre in Balingup on the weekend creating a King, a Queen, a Prince and Princess; A Gnomes mushroom home, star balls, felted wall hangings, angels, jumpers, scarves and mending a basket full of clothes. We shared stories and knowledge, a walk into town, yoga and a most needed and rewarding 'Mindfulness'- (taking care of one’s self) session with Chimy whilst indulging in the abundance of wholesome food. Talk of the next retreat is already underway.............