Year 5/6

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Please note this page holds cluster information for current term.

 

Uniform

Sport uniform is Tuesdays and Thursdays with Friday optional for Golden Time

Week 1

Home Inquiry

In week 2, students are asked to:
Read for 10 minutes. This may include research for their inquiry. Reading is to be recorded in their diary.

Year 6: Continue writing your 2 reflections about the week. Refer to your Exhibition checklist to make sure that you are working on the tasks that you need to.

Year 5: Students can continue to work on their summative task for this current unit. Reflections need to be completed each day in Book Creator.


Welcome to our last term for this year! Week 1 is already complete, leaving us only 8 weeks to go!

Please note the changes to our presentation nights, which were highlighted on Seesaw.

Year 5 Celebration of Learning will be held on Tuesday 30th October in week 3.

Year 6 Exhibition night will be Tuesday 6th of November in week 4.

This will be a great opportunity for students to showcase their learning and present it to our school community. The evenings will begin at 6pm in the Worship Centre.

This week in Maths, students will be applying their skills in measuring, drawing and classifying angles.

Year 6 excursion on this coming Tuesday 23rd of October. The Exhibition group will be visiting an exhibition at the Adelaide Convention Centre. This will be an opportunity for classes to engage with university students presenting their work in the areas of Science and Technology, highlighting innovation for the future.

Come and Try Music Workshops for Year 6 students who are attending Endeavour. The workshop is being held on Wednesday, 31 October, 4:30 – 6:00 pm.

Graduation Dinner – Save the date, Wednesday 21st of November. Pre order forms will be sent out next week, as well as seating plans.

  • Assembly – Classes sharing this week are 1G/23W/Japan trip.  Assembly is held in the Worship Centre at 2:30pm on Mondays.
  • Chapel –Chapel this Friday 15th October led by Pastor Greg and Chapel Friday 26th October led by Jason.
  • P & F meeting – Monday October 22 in the Staff Admin Building – all welcome!
  • Children of Christ – Next event Bike Night 16th November more information to come
  • Cyber safe families – Monday 5th November at 7pm in the Worship Centre.  Cybersafe families will be presenting an information session on effectively managing the digital environment in your homes.  Bookings are essential and can be made through the school website.
  • Edumate – Parents and caregivers are strongly encouraged to ensure that the medical information which we hold at school is current (this is held on Edumate). We have come across a few situations where we are using outdated information (or none at all) to address medical needs of students. You can check the information which we have by logging into Edumate via the parent portal on the school website.  If you can’t remember your username or password, click the ‘Can’t login?’ link or fill in the help form and we will aim to fix the issue.
  • Golden Grove Lutheran Church (GGLC) playgroup – is run each Friday of the school term by ChildSafe volunteers of GGLC and is open to all within our church, school and wider community.  Playgroup begins at 9:30am with mainly music, followed by a fruit snack and playtime.  Gold coin donation.

School calendar – The annual school calendar can be found on the school website http://www.goldengrove.sa.edu.au/calendar/

 

Term 4 – Monday October 15 to Wednesday December 12

Week 2
Monday October 22 – P & F meeting in the Staff Admin Building at 7:00pm
Tuesday October 23 – Year 6 excursion: Ingenuity Expo 12:30-4pm
Friday October 26 – Foundation BBQ evening at 3pm-6pm

Week 3
Tuesday October 30 – Year 5 Celebration of Learning
Wednesday October 31 – Principal’s Tour 9:00am
Friday November 2 – CC’s Golden Fields

Week 4
Monday November 5 – Cyber Safety Talk from 6:30pm-8:30pm in the Worship Centre
Tuesday November 6 – Friday November 9 year 2-4 Swimming
Tuesday November 6 – Exhibition evening
Saturday November 10 Credit Union Christmas Pageant
Sunday November 11 Remembrance Day

Week 5
Monday November 12 Foundation 2019 Orientation Evening 7:00pm
Wednesday November 14 MOT brekkie from 7:45am
Wednesday November 14 Connected Schools Athletics Day

Week 6
Wednesday November 21 – Year 6 Celebration Dinner
Friday November 23 – CC’s Bike Night
Sunday November 25 – Christmas Picnic

Week 7
Wednesday November 28 – Year 2/3 Celebration of Learning 6:00pm

Week 8 
Monday December 3 – P & F Meeting in the Staff Admin Building 7:00pm
Tuesday December 4 – Friday December 7 Foundation and year 1 swimming

Week 9
Monday December 10 – Move up morning
Tuesday December 11 – Closing service 2:15pm
Tuesday December 11 – Graduation service 7:00pm
Wednesday December 12 – Non-compulsory day

* Please note vac care begins Dec 13

 

 

 

Week 2

Home Inquiry

In week 3, students are asked to:
Read for 10 minutes. This may include research for their inquiry. Reading is to be recorded in their diary.

Year 6: Continue writing your 2 reflections about the week. Refer to your Exhibition checklist to make sure that you are working on the tasks that you need to. Check the Seesaw post for due dates.

Year 5: Students will continue to work on their summative task for this current unit, ready for their ‘Celebration of Learning’ evening.


  • Assembly – Classes sharing this week are 1L/4P/5-6D.  Assembly is held in the Worship Centre at 2:30pm on Mondays.
  • Chapel –Chapel this Friday 26th October led by Pastor Greg (year 4 Step up to Communion) and Chapel Friday 2nd November led by Jason.
  • Children of Christ – Next event Bike Night 16th November more information to come
  • Cyber safe families – Monday 5th November at 7pm in the Worship Centre.  Cybersafe families will be presenting an information session on effectively managing the digital environment in your homes.  Bookings are essential and can be made through the school website.
  • Edumate – Parents and caregivers are strongly encouraged to ensure that the medical information which we hold at school is current (this is held on Edumate). We have come across a few situations where we are using outdated information (or none at all) to address medical needs of students. You can check the information which we have by logging into Edumate via the parent portal on the school website.  If you can’t remember your username or password, click the ‘Can’t login?’ link or fill in the help form and we will aim to fix the issue.
  • Golden Grove Lutheran Church (GGLC) playgroup – is run each Friday of the school term by ChildSafe volunteers of GGLC and is open to all within our church, school and wider community.  Playgroup begins at 9:30am with mainly music, followed by a fruit snack and playtime.  Gold coin donation.

School calendar – The annual school calendar can be found on the school website http://www.goldengrove.sa.edu.au/calendar/

 

Term 4 – Monday October 15 to Wednesday December 12

Week 3
Tuesday October 30 – Year 5 Celebration of Learning
Wednesday October 31 – Principal’s Tour 9:00am

Week 4
Monday November 5 – Cyber Safety Talk from 6:30pm-8:30pm in the Worship Centre
Tuesday November 6 – Friday November 9 year 2-4 Swimming
Tuesday November 6 – Exhibition evening
Saturday November 10 – Credit Union Christmas Pageant
Sunday November 11 – Remembrance Day

Week 5
Monday November 12 – Foundation 2019 Orientation Evening 7:00pm
Wednesday November 14 – MOT brekkie from 7:45am
Wednesday November 14 – Connected Schools Athletics Day
Friday November 16 – CC’s

Week 6
Wednesday November 21 – Year 6 Graduation Dinner
Friday November 23 – CC’s Bike Night

Week 7
Wednesday November 28 – Year 2/3 Celebration of Learning 6:00pm

Friday November 30- School Picnic

Week 8 
Monday December 3 – P & F Meeting in the Staff Admin Building 7:00pm
Tuesday December 4 – Friday December 7 Foundation and year 1 swimming

Week 9
Monday December 10 – Move up morning
Tuesday December 11 – Closing service 2:15pm
Tuesday December 11 – Graduation service 7:00pm
Wednesday December 12 – Non-compulsory day

 

* Please note vac care begins Dec 13

 

Week 3

Home Inquiry

In week 4, students are asked to:

Read for 10 minutes. This may include research for their inquiry. Reading is to be recorded in their diary.

Year 6: Continue writing your 2 reflections about the week. Refer to your Exhibition checklist to make sure that you are working on the tasks that you need to. Check the Seesaw post for due dates. Also refer to year 5 home inquiry.

Year 5: Students are starting a new unit under the ‘Who we are’ transdisciplinary theme. Please begin having discussions about major changes and events that have occurred in their lives. It would also be great to chat about perspective and how sometimes people will have a different view point on the same thing.


  • Assembly – Classes sharing this week are FB/23P/4S.  Assembly is held in the Worship Centre at 2:30pm on Mondays.

 

  • Chapel – Chapel Friday 2nd November led by Jason and on 9th November led by Mrs Zadow

 

  • Children of Christ – Next event Bike Night 16th November more information to come

 

  • Cyber safe families – Monday 5th November at 7pm in the Worship Centre.  Cyber safety is a major concern for all parents and we are continually worried about the influences the social media and the internet on the children. On an annual basis all students participate in a presentation by SAPOL on being ‘safe’ on the internet. This is held at the start of each school year.  The P. & F. have arranged the services of ‘Cybersafe families’ https://cybersafefamilies.com.au/parent-info-sessions/ to hold a parent information session on safely and effectively managing the digital environment in your homes. You are asked as part of the presentation to bring your iPad / device to the session so that you can be coached through some practical settings. This presentation will be held on Monday 5th November (7:00 pm) in the Worship Centre – bookings essential through the school website.

 

  • Christmas party – Friday 30th November – Save the date

 

  • Edumate – Parents and caregivers are strongly encouraged to ensure that the medical information which we hold at school is current (this is held on Edumate). We have come across a few situations where we are using outdated information (or none at all) to address medical needs of students. You can check the information which we have by logging into Edumate via the parent portal on the school website.  If you can’t remember your username or password, click the ‘Can’t login?’ link or fill in the help form and we will aim to fix the issue.

 

  • Golden Grove Lutheran Church (GGLC) playgroup – is run each Friday of the school term by ChildSafe volunteers of GGLC and is open to all within our church, school and wider community.  Playgroup begins at 9:30am with mainly music, followed by a fruit snack and playtime.  Gold coin donation.

 

 

School calendar – The annual school calendar can be found on the school website http://www.goldengrove.sa.edu.au/calendar/

 

Term 4 – Monday October 15 to Wednesday December 12

Week 4
Monday November 5 – Cyber Safety Talk from 6:30pm (for a 7:00pm start) – 8:30pm in the Worship Centre
Tuesday November 6 to Friday November 9 – year 2-4 Swimming
Tuesday November 6 – Exhibition evening
Saturday November 10 – Credit Union Christmas Pageant
Sunday November 11 – Remembrance Day

Week 5
Monday November 12 – Foundation 2019 Orientation Evening 7:00pm
Wednesday November 14 – MOT brekkie from 7:45am
Wednesday November 14 – Connected Schools Athletics Day
Friday November 16 – CC’s Bike Night

Week 6
Wednesday November 21 – Year 6 Graduation Dinner

Week 7
Monday November 26 – P & F AGM Meeting in the Staff Admin Building 6:30pm
Wednesday November 28 – Year 2/3 Celebration of Learning 6:00pm
Friday November 30 – Christmas party 3:30pm – details to be advised

Week 8 
Tuesday December 4 – Friday December 7 Foundation and year 1 swimming

Week 9
Monday December 10 – Move up morning
Tuesday December 11 – Closing service 2:15pm
Tuesday December 11 – Graduation service 7:00pm
Wednesday December 12 – Non-compulsory day

* Please note vac care begins Dec 13

 

 

 

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