On Friday, 18th October, Prep – Yera 6 will be hosting our annual Grandparents Day in conjunction with the Scholastic Book Fair. This is an exciting event that you are invited to attend. There will be many activities across the afternoon including;
* 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm – Book character parade for Prep to Year 6 students.
* 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch on the oval, bring a rug or chair to sit on.
* 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm:
Open classrooms – visit your grandchild’s room, sit in his or her seat and enjoy the activities. Chill out zone for grandparents with tea/coffee available in the Hall Foyer. A gold coin donation for a photo in the Library with your grandchild. Enjoy student musical performances, outside the Library.
* Scholastic Book Fair, open in the Library from 8:00 am.
The book character parade is a special time for our Prep to Year 6 students to dress up as their favourite book character or in a costume based around the theme Reading is my Super Power. Keep a look out for the teachers who may also come dressed up as their favourite book character or super hero.
Lunch on the oval. If you have pre-ordered your lunch it will be delivered to your grandchild’s class or bring your own lunch to enjoy on the oval.
Open classrooms are a time for you to view your grandchild’s class. See the things that the children are doing at school. Sit in their chairs and be reminded about your exciting adventures at school. Be prepared to get involved and participate in the activities that the teachers and students have prepared. You may learn something new.
The children have been drafting and editing some exciting pieces of writing for the Writers’ Festival. Make sure you take your copy of the children’s writing home with you.
The school Library will also be full of activity as they host the Scholastic Book Fair. Grandparents and parents are invited to view the fair and purchase books on the day. You may also have your photo taken with your grandchild as a way of remembering this special day. A gold coin payment at the photo booth will ensure a photo that you can cherish for years to come.
Please join us for this special Grandparent’s Day event on Friday, 18th October.