Where do I find the information? 

What resources will help answer my questions? (Internet, people, resource centre, organisations, print). Discuss with students what a reliable source is.

These resources below are to help you locate information about Natural Disasters: 

National Geographic – Natural Disaster 

Natural disaster facts for kids

Together again at SMCM!

The First Days of School- Top 3 Things Teachers Can Do to Start the Year  off Right! – Teaching for God's Glory

Congratulations parents, you did it! Remote Learning 3.0 is over! Thank you so much from the Year 3 teachers for all of your support and kindness.

We are so excited to see you back at school on Monday! It feels like it has been so long since we have seen you all in person and we can’t wait to go back to MacKillop Views and spend the rest of 2020 together!

Don’t forget to get dropped off at the correct gate in the morning and bring all your resources back such as your chromebook, charger, books and pencilcases. Below is a map to remind yourself of where you need to be dropped off:

Below is a video to help you prepare for the return to school! There are some things that may look a little bit different but we can’t wait to be back together again at SMCM!

Below is our Weekly Reminders slides, this will help you to know what uniform to wear for each day as well as reminders such as lunch orders, specialist days and library days.

Have a restful weekend, pack your school bag ready for Monday and don’t forget to wear your biggest smile! We are so looking forward to seeing you on Monday!

Week 1: Friday, 9th October

Woo hoo! It is Fri-Quiry day today. Get ready to explore and investigate ‘Space’. Remember to be ready to join a Google Meet of your choice at 12pm. This information can be found on slide 9.

Just a quick reminder about our Fri-Quiry!

Hi everyone,

I hope you are all as excited about Fri-Quiry as we are!

Just a quick reminder that you will need to choose one of the activities listed on the invitation below and you will need to have the resources and materials ready if you would like to join that activity! This will be happening at 12pm!

Madeline made a few mistakes on the last invitation, so please double check this one to make sure that you have the correct materials! (Sorry everyone!)

Looking forward to seeing you dressed up with your space cool accessories!

See you Friday!

Specialist Wednesday!

Welcome to our Term 4 Week 1 Specialist Wednesday, everyone!
I hope you all had a great, restful holiday!

As usual, Specialist slides are below, including Performing Arts, PE and Japanese. 

Friendly reminders for the day;

  • You have a Morning Meet with Yumi at 9:00 am 
  • The nickname for the Meet is, YR3
  • Email us directly when you have questions, not your Home Group teacher

We look forward to seeing your new learning on Seesaw!
Have a wonderful Specialist Day, everyone!

From Jess, Yolanda and Yumi


Performing Arts


Something exciting is coming…

Below is an invitation for our Fri-Quiry this week! In the invitation you will see that you can choose one craft activity. The resources and materials you will need are listed on the invitation. You might like to prepare these during this week so you are ready for Friday!