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Year 5 Term 1 Class Captains

Congratulations to these students for being elected as Class Captains in year 5.

From 5EB
Xin Yu and Cristian Salvo

From 5LD
Omar Nabulsi and Amenah Elmohandis

From 5AS
Jacob Brewster and Rebekah Santiglia

From 5JW
Lauren Borg and Ahmed Karagozoglu

 

 

 

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Year 5 Camp – Day 4

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Year 5 Camp – Day 3

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Year 5 Camp Photos – Canoeing

 

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Year 5 and 6 make Mt Vesuvius erupt!

Year 5 and 6 make Mt Vesuvius erupt!

The Year 5 and 6 students have been learning about the history of Pompeii and Mt Vesuvius,  to finish off our unit we made a simple volcano using water, bicarb soda, dish washing liquid and vinegar. Mt Vesuvius erupted on August 24, 79 AD, it destroyed the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum.  It is still considered an active volcano, the most recent eruption occurred in 1944.

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Solids to liquids

Being curious at school is essential. Here’s what happened when students in Year 5 were challenged to melt an ice cube using equipment on hand.

Boy were our students curious (and excited) to try all sorts of methods to melt their ice quickly and efficiently.

Let the curiosity challenges continue…

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Year 5 & 6 Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Food Bank Donations

Congratulations to all Year 5 and Year 6 students (and teachers) for collecting so many donations for the ASRC Food bank – we have done an AMAZING job. Over $3000 worth of donations were collected. The volunteers at ASRC were overwhelmed with the generosity shown by the Greenvale community.

See the photo of just how much food we collected. OVER 100 shopping bags filled with groceries. What a fantastic effort!

 

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