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In Inquiry, the Juniors are looking at our waste and how we can make a change to have a better impact on our world. On Wednesday the 23rd of October, as part of our inquiry learning, KESAB (Keep South Australia Beautiful) visited our classroom and helped us make Beeswax Wraps as an alternative to single use plastics that some of […]
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Students welcomed their loved ones into Felixstow Community School on Thursday the 25th of September. Students showcased their dance, music, drama and media made performances. The performances were created based on this terms inquiry topic ‘the future depends on the resources we choose.’ Students were extremely proud to share their learning with their loved ones and peers. Families also enjoyed a […]
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On Friday the 20th of September Felixstow participated in Crazy Hair Day! Felixstow students raised money for the KickStart for Kids program. “KickStart For Kids is a not-for-profit organisation that helps disadvantaged school children in South Australia achieve positive educational outcomes and increased self-esteem through school breakfast and lunch programs, mentoring programs and our Camp KickStart school holiday care program.” […]
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On Thursday 5th September we held our 2019 Sports Day! We had perfect weather for the day and so much fun. A big thank you to everyone who helped the day run smoothly including our BBQ team, parent helpers, staff and particularly Kamal, our PE teacher, who did a fabulous job organising a great day for us all! Congratulations to […]
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Book week 2019, had a super feel, with this years theme being ‘reading is my super power.’ Students and staff dressed up as their favourite character and participated in a parade during Piazza. There was some interesting character costumes such as Thelma the Unicorn, Bear Grills, the Mad Hatter and Hermione Granger. Book week is a school favourite event to […]
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To celebrate National Science Week, Felixstow invited SciWorld into our school to share their knowledge and passion for science with us . SciWorld expert, Nat demonstrated a range of different concepts. Some of the students favourites were the crazy balloon that was able to whiz around the room in different directions. Nat also showed us the levitating paper. The last demonstration had us all saying ‘wow’ when Nat blew […]
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The Juniors recently went to see Patch Theatre Company’s production of ‘Zoom’. It was inspired by the book ‘Harold and the Purple Crayon’ that was written in the 1950s. This show however, was very 21st Century as they were so many amazing light effects as the main character imagined and drew a world with light. There were monster animations, lights […]
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Pj day was held at Felixstow Community School on the 5th of July. Students and staff dressed in their comfiest Pj’s and were treated to hot chocolates, popcorn and a movie to celebrate the end of term 2. The students and families raised funds and made donations to give to Back Packs 4 Kids SA who support children who have had to leave their homes without any of […]
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On July 4th, Felixstow Community School went on an excursion to Morialta. Each class went on a trail walk and participated in mindfulness activities inside the cave. They then were given time to explore the Nature Playground and engage in a range of activities such as bird watching, identifying micro organisms to determine the health of the water and identifying […]
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On the 3rd of July, students welcomed their loved ones into the school to share this terms learning with them. Their learning included dance, music, drama and media art performances. The students performances showcased their learning from the inquiry topic ‘peoples stories from the past are important,’ focussing in on families and migration.
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