Grade 4 Camp 2019 Day 2

On Tuesday 22nd October, grade 4 students spent the day excitedly investigating the activities at the Phillip Island Adventure Resort campsite. These activities included:

  • flying fox

  • giant swing

  • ponding and water quality

  • low ropes course

  • swimming pool

  • bouldering

  • initiatives

  • photo hunt

Tonight, students and staff will visit the Penguin Parade at dusk.
It’s been a very busy day.

Grade 4 Camp 2019 Day 1

Welcome to the Grade 4 Phillip Island Adventure Camp 2019.

The grade 4 students and their teachers departed for Phillip Island on Monday 21st October. They will be staying at the Phillip Island Adventure Resort and taking in 3 days of exciting activities.

To begin, students and staff traveled to the Phillip Island Penguin Parade Visitor’s Centre to meet with Park Rangers. Students took a journey through the penguin's natural habitat and learnt about the lives they lead.

We spent the afternoon beginning our camp activities and then danced the night away…..

Coach Approach - Building a Growth Mindset!

On Monday 4th of March Coach Approach visited the Grade 4’s at Apollo. Coach Approach is a national organisation made up of elite and professional athletes from a wide variety of sports. Members of their team have competed at Olympic, Commonwealth, International or State level. The Grade 4’s participated in different activities including Taekwondo, Circus Tricks, Teamwork, a ‘Strive and Thrive’ presentation and Dancing. The students enjoyed their day immensely and it complemented our inquiry unit focusing on overcoming challenges and utilising a growth mindset.

Grade 4 Camp - Tuesday 4th Dec

It’s day two of the Grade 4 camp to Phillip Island. Please browse the gallery below to share their experiences.

Grade 4 Camp - Monday 3rd Dec

On Monday 3rd December, our Grade 4 students will excitedly depart on their three day camping adventure to Phillip Island. The activities undertaken at camp will include:

  • flying fox

  • giant swing

  • ponding

  • low ropes course

  • swimming pool

  • bouldering

  • ranger guided visit to Phillip Island Penguin Visitor Centre

  • beach combing with rangers at Smith’s Beach

  • initiatives

  • penguin parade

  • disco and grade songs

  • visit to pelican feeding

  • rock pool

  • photo hunt

Science - 'States of Matter'

In term three, Grade 4 students participated in a science program called ‘States of Matter’. During the session, students had the opportunity to complete fascinating scientific investigations that support our chemistry focused unit, based on solids, liquids and gasses. Some of the activities were creating a mini pressurised rocket and making oobleck, to name a few.