Celebrating Grandparents and Special Friends!

Bronwyn WilsonFaith in Action, Learning, Proof of the pudding, Special Events, Technology

  One of the highlights of the school year at St Peters Lutheran is Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day. And this year was no exception! A crowd of grandparents gathered on Friday 9th June to acknowledge the importance of relationships across generations. At St Peters we celebrate Grandparents as a vital part of our society. Their wisdom and encouragement has … Read More

Investigating light in Years Four and Five

Bronwyn WilsonLearning, Special Events

This term, we have been investigating what light is, how to make it and how to make it behave in different ways.  A highlight has been meeting a real scientist who set our minds buzzing with his workshop on ‘The Light Fantastic’.  It was a wonderful opportunity to use a primary resource to answer all our questions! We found out … Read More

Mark RathjenLearning, Special Events, Sport and extra curricula

What do you get when you mix horses, tree climbing, truck rides, awesome playgrounds, playing tennis, butter-making, holding baby chicks and feeding animals?  The Year 2/3 camp to Narnu Farm on Hindmarsh Island!  Camps are such a great opportunity for students to practise all the elements of the Learner Profile.  Here are some examples from the Year 2/3 camp: Risk-taking … Read More

50 years and counting…

Mark RathjenFaith in Action, Special Events

How did you spend the recent October long weekend? Relaxing with family and friends? Perhaps you watched the Western Bulldogs make history by winning their first AFL grand final in 62 years. That weekend marked another historic moment too, when our St Peters Lutheran Church celebrated its 50th anniversary. A special worship service and lunch were held to mark the … Read More

Book Week 2016 – Australia: Story Country

Mark RathjenLearning, Special Events

Each year, across Australia, The Children’s Book Council Australia (CBCA) brings children and books together celebrating Children’s Book Week. During this time, St Peters Lutheran celebrates Australian Children’s Literature with a week jammed packed with activities that promote reading and the theme for the year. This year’s theme was Australia: Story Country, a wonderful theme celebrating all manner of stories … Read More

Music is Fun!!!!!

Mark RathjenMusic, Special Events

Music really came alive on Wednesday 3rd August, when the ‘Music is Fun’ Band gave a performance that was not to be missed! The talented bunch of performers had St Peters Lutheran singing into Hairbrushes and Dancing in the Street in their 2016 spectacular. The message of the band is that Music is indeed extremely fun and it didn’t take long … Read More

MUD, MUD GLORIOUS MUD – A little dirt never hurt!

Mark RathjenAround the grounds, Community Action, Early Learning Centre, Learning, Special Events

ST PETERS LUTHERAN EARLY LEARNING CENTRE PARTICIPATE IN INTERNATIONAL MUD DAY International Mud Day is a special day when children and adults from all around the world feel closer to each other by playing in mud on the same day. !We decided this was an excellent opportunity to further develop community bonding, thus we invited our Reception class, parents and … Read More

Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day

Mark RathjenLearning, Parents and friends, Special Events

How wonderful to have the opportunity a fortnight ago to celebrate the relationship between seniors and juniors! The whole school (led by the Year Sevens) had worked hard to prepare a beautiful day that ran smoothly and provided opportunities for sharing love, learning and teaching. We shared Coding, Choir, Action-Based Learning, Singing, Skipping Squad, Indonesian Singing, Yr 7 Music Ensemble, … Read More