Author Archives: tthieme

Who is in charge of Australia?

Last week we talked about Mr Boylan being in charge of our school. Mrs Thieme asked us if we knew who was in charge of our country Australia! Some interesting answers! The planets. Bailey The King. Lilly Teachers. Emily The elves. Tom The Queen. Grace M The ambulance. Ahmed Important people. Ela The knights. Zoe […]

Crafty Possums!

We have been learning about Possums! We made our own possums! We first painted paper grey.We cut round a template of the head and then added the  bodies, legs, arms and a tail ourselves.We cut them all out . They all different and seem to reflect our personalities!               […]

Mulberries!

On Friday we all had a taste of a Mulberry.We know that silk worms only eat mulberry leaves and nothing else. Not all of us knew what a Mulberry was and only a few of us had tasted them before. So Mrs Thieme brought in a bowl of them for us to try! We were […]

Chocolate Possums!

  We have been reading the book Possum Magic. Today we made chocolate possums! We used a chocolate Snowball, M&M eyes, marshmallow ears and icing for the mouth. They did look yummy even if they ended up not looking quite like a possum!  

A Place I Don’t like to Go!

We wrote about places we don’t like to go! A place I don’t like to go is………………… Big W because it is boring and I get tired. Lilly Ocean Keys because it does have a lot of shopping and I hate shopping. Noah Kmart. I don’t like it. Sean My room because I have to […]

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

Today we read the very funny book “Don’t let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!” When the driver leaves the bus temporarily, he gives the reader just one instruction: “Don’t let the pigeon drive the bus!” But, boy, that pigeon tries every trick in the book to get in that driving seat: he whines, wheedles, fibs […]

On The Weekend!

On the weekend…………………………….   I went to the  big slide park. I went with mum and Jesse. My dad looked after Ella. Noah I had McDonald’s.I had pancakes.Then when my brother went to sleep I went in my swimming pool. I can swim in the pool with no floaties. He had a long sleep.. On Sunday […]

Sun Safety Art!

We have been talking about sun safety. We made these pictures of ourselves at the beach. We painted the background, made a patterned towel, added a sequined hat, a bottle of sunblock and then we placed ourselves in the picture !We then wrote a list of things we could do to stay safe in the […]

What do we know about Australia?

  We had a class discussion on Australia. We wanted to find out what we already knew about Australia. Turns out we know quite a lot and quite a few strange facts! There are lots of ants. Tori It’s hot. Grace M There are bones of dinosaurs. Ahmed It has a zoo. Noah There are […]

Hatching Cocoons!

Our cocoons have started  hatching!. Small white moths have appeared! We are very excited! We love watching them and we like picking them up. We are very careful with them as Mrs Thieme tells us they are precious.(all 50 of them!):)  They don’t really fly and they only live for 3 days. In those 3 […]