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Upcoming Events

 

Friday 19th November

Year 10/11 SWAT Vac

 

Tues 20 until Fri 23 November

Year 10/11 Exams

 

Thursday 22nd November

Year 12 Formal

 

Tuesday 4th December

Course Confirmation Day (Student Free Day)

 

Wednesday 5th - 7th December

2019 Headstart Program (Year 8, 9 & 10)

 

Monday 10th December

- 2019 Headstart Program (Year 11 & 12)

- Orientation Day Year 7  2019 students

 

Wednesday 12th December

Presentation Night (students attend at Civic Hall, if notified)

 

Thursday 13th December

End of Year Program

 

Thursday 20th December

Student Free Day (Safety training - all staff)

 

Friday 21st December

Last day for staff.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community

COMMUNITY

Syllabus focus:

  • Family Values
  • Relationships
  • Puberty
  • Respect
  • Bullying
  • Harassment
  • Independent working skills

Aus VELS areas to be covered and assessed:

  • Interpersonal skills

Critical skills to be developed:

  • Class co-operation
  • Respect for peers, adults and teachers
  • Resilience

Critical content to be covered:

  • Bullying
  • Harassment
  • Cyber bullying
  • Cultural awareness

Innovative teaching & learning strategies to be employed:

  • Team teaching techniques
  • ICT

Assessment techniques to be used:

  • Self-evaluation
  • Peer teaching
  • Teacher evaluation
  • Rubric

Specific classroom management processes to be employed:

  • Small group focus
  • Team teaching
  • Table groups
  • Individual Learning Plans