We Learn - Year 3 and 4 Events and Topics

Our Community

The children learnt about our local community and the services provided by Moreland City Council.

Natural Disasters

The children learnt about how different natural disasters happen and how they affect us.

Our Environment & Living Things

The children will learn about the difference of living and non-living things. They will look at different habitats and what different animals use for survival.

Australian Geography

The children will focus on the states and cities of Australia. 

Music Topics

Singing Pitched and non-pitched percussion Composition and improvisation Musical literacy Movement Drama activities Aural skills Singing Pitched and non-pitched percussion Composition and improvisation Garageband recording Musical literacy Movement Drama activities Aural skills Singing Pitched and non-pitched percussion, ukulele Composition and improvisation Garageband recording Musical literacy Movement Drama activities Aural skills Concert song and dance preparation Singing Pitched and non-pitched percussion Composition and improvisation Garageband recording Musical literacy Movement Drama activities Aural skills Concert song and dance preparation Concert

Art

The activities change from term to term and are rarely the same each year but all students have activities in drawing, painting, collage, threads and textiles, ceramics/ modelling and construction. Focus is on the elements of art, expression of ideas and feelings and development of skills. Term 1 Clay exploration and making tiles, drawing and painting dinosaurs Term 2 construction with Papier-mâché Term 3 Weaving, sewing, felting Term 4 To be advised

Grade 3 Naplan Testing

Students in Grade 3 complete government mandated tests in Reading, Writing, Language conventions and Mathematics.

Cross Country Run

The children have the opportunity to participate in a long distance run against other students in the Coburg district.

Athletics Carnival

The children have the opportunity to participate in an Athletics carnival with field and track event.

City Adventure Camp

Children have the opportunity to spend two days and on night in the city. They will do some fun and exciting activities over those two days.

End of year excursion

Our end of year excursion will be linked to our integrated studies topic.

Bully Proof- Anti bullying performance