Monthly Archives September 2018

Senior art term 3

Using Magiclay in the Artroom  During Term Three we experimented with a product called ‘Magiclay’, a soft dough like product that dries to a light foam consistency.  It was a huge success and all the students seemed to enjoy working with it.
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BPS Social Enterprise

A portion of 5/6 RAFA are participating in the Sausage Sizzle Social Enterprise as a way of raising money for the Red Cross while also gaining experience in how to run a business. The group started working in term three, preparing for their first Sausage Sizzle, which is taking place on Friday the 21st of September. Every member has an important role to play in this business and we have split up into finance, marketing, social and preparation teams.  The Social Enterprise is being run by Scott Forrest, one of the teachers of 5/6 RAFA, and we plan on continuing
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Father’s Day Breakfast

The Annual Father’s Day Breakfast saw a frenzy of fathers gather to enjoy an early morning feast to kick off festivities for Father’s Day. Not deterred by the damp weather, Dad’s came in there droves to indulge in freshly cooked egg & bacon rolls prepared by staff and the delicious coffees and hot chocolates on offer courtesy of Blynzz Coffee Roasters. Father’s & student’s had the opportunity to mark the occasion by grabbing a photo in the Father’s Day photo booth with a steady stream of selfies and smiles captured throughout the morning. This year, in addition to celebrating Father’s
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Rock and Water

During the last 6 weeks the boys from Grades three and four have been participating in the Rock and Water Program. Here the boys were taught about knowing when to adopt a Rock attitude which is to stand up and protect what you truly believe in and when to adopt a Water attitude, which is knowing what to let go of those things which aren’t worth fighting for and so avoiding any potential conflict. These concepts were taught through a series of games which required the boys to determine which attitude to use for each of the games. Sometimes Rock
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