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What we've been up to…

Welcome to our school blog. This is where you will be able to find out about what has been going on in school.

125th Anniversary Silk Hangings
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Last week we were very busy creating our new silk hangings for the big windows in the oldest part of Michael School to celebrate our 125th anniversary! The designs were created by each house colour group, with Theia, Lettie and Cushlin bringing their ideas to life. Every child in school was involve…

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Christmas is coming!
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What a fun-filled week we have had! Christmas parties, Christmas dinners, Christmas crafts and Christmas carols! There's nothing like Christmas time at Michael School to help you feel festive! Merry Christmas Everyone!

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Nativi-tea fundraising...
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Thank you to everyone who came to our Nativi-tea cafe! Now we are starting to count up how much we made and this will be the budget for our School Council for this year. It's a good job two of our school councillors were able to help with the sorting and counting of all the money!

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Cello concert!
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On Thursday 12th December, our new cellists from Year 5 played their first concert. They really impressed us with their growth mindset and how quickly they have picked up their new skills. Thank you cellists, we look forward to hearing how much you have continued to improve at your next performance…

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Making Christingles at Michael Parish Church
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Reverend Hamer invited us to the church to make Christingles with the pre-school children from Playgroup. We learned all about the symbolism of the Christingle then we made our own, with the help of our kind parents, grandparents and friends. Everyone enjoyed listening to the story of the very firs…

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125th Anniversary!
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Today we celebrated the 125th anniversary of the oldest part of our original Michael School building! We dressed up as if we were pupils and teachers on this day in 1894 when the school 'opened up its door' as in our school song. We took part in Victorian school lessons led by Jo Callister and also…

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Victorian Day dance
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We learnt a traditional singing game called 'Thread follows the needle'. The first child is the needle and the rest of the children are the thread. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1oTqcRLAYuoVcZcFOb...

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