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Our Money Numeracy Event.

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Numeracy week on Money

Numeracy week kicked off on the 15th may and we have been learning all about the topic of money. We investigated coins, we separated and sorted the coppers , we used magnets to pick them up, we found out which european countries the coins came from, we took rubbings, we stamped coins with ink, we played shopping games and used the cash registers. At breaktime on Friday 19th we bought our school lunch for 10 c from the shopkeeper Michael in the Parents Room.

We had great fun as well as learning a lot! We are continuing our work in class this week and we are doing very hard sums about coins and money too! Help the children  practise at home and in the shops! . If you have any spare coins around the house (especially brown copper coins) help your children to have fun counting them!


Check out Early Learning Initiative on facebook for more photos including our super parent event at the end of the week!

Children’s Easter Raffle

The Children’s easter raffle was held after break in the sunshine and there were very some happy prizewinners! Thanks to everyone who organised and supported the raffle.

 Here is the winner of the 1st prize. IMG_6466


This is the winner of the 2nd prize. IMG_6467

The prizes were tempting and there were lots of them!IMG_6465

The following children also won an easter egg each



Kayla McD

Reece B





Leon M


Lauren D



Taylor S


Phoenix Lily

Brooke B

Darcy R

Lucas A

Dylan W B

Kerys S

Morgan O T M

Ruby G

Lacey S

Coady M



6th Class Baking

6th Class made beautiful scones this week. Thanks to Ms. Rafter for all the fantastic baking!IMG_7085 IMG_7069 IMG_7072 IMG_7074 IMG_7078 IMG_7082 IMG_7076 IMG_7083