Year at a Glance

 

G210: GAP Jahresübersicht for 2017
Mon/Tues Thurs/Fri
Week Week starting Thema Topic Thema Topic
Term 1
1 30 Jan Ich in der GAP Me in the GAP Willkommen Welcome
2 6 Feb Meine Schule My school (GAP) Meine Schule My school (GAP)
***** 7-Feb GAP information night for parents and carers (7:30 pm)
3 13 Feb. Meine Schule My school (GAP) Meine Familie My Family
4 20 Feb. Meine Freunde My friends Meine Freunde My friends
5 27 Feb. Meine Freunde My friends GAP & Umgebung GAP & surrounding areas
6 6 Mar. Meine Familie My family Homecoming day for alumni
7 13 Mar. Meine Familie My family Picknick im Haig Park Picnic in Haig Park
8 20 Mar. Excursion in Haig Park; guest speaker Excursion in Haig Park; guest speaker Basteln Craft
9 27 Mar. Kinder Wahl Emergent curriculum Ostern Easter
10 3 Apr. Freundschaften; Besuch; Ostern Being friends, alumni reunion day; Easter Excursion: Botanic Gardens Excursion: Botanic Gardens
***** 14-16 Apr Easter
Term break – two weeks school holidays
Term 2
1 24 Apr. Guete Acts of Kindness Willkommen zurück Welcome back
2 1 May Tiere Animals Wer, wie, was, warum? I wonder …who, how, what, why?
3 8 May Tiere Domestic animals (babies and mothers) Muttertag Mother’s Day
***** 14 May. Muttertag / Mother’s Day
4 15 May Tiere Wild animals Wer, wie, was, warum? I wonder …who, how, what, why?
5 22 May Tiere German animals Emergent curriculum (I wonder…)
6 29 May Wissenschaft Scientific exploration, and Kitchen science experiments Guest speaker: Frogwatch or other Guest speaker: Frogwatch or other
7 5 June Laternen Lanterns Laternen Lanterns
8 12 June Laternen Lanterns Laternen Lanterns
***** 18 June. Laternenumzug / Lantern Walk in Haig Park
9 19 June Wissenschaft und Experimente Scientific exploration, and Kitchen science experiments Tiere aus Australien Australian animals
10 26 June Excursion: Questacon Excursion: Questacon Bring dein Haustier mit! Bring your pet!
Term break – two weeks school holidays
Term 3
1 17 Jul Musik Music Willkommen zurück Welcome back
2 24 Jul Musik; Spielzeugfreie Wochen Music; Toy free weeks Winter Winter
3 31 Jul Musik; Spielzeugfreie Wochen Music; Toy free weeks Berufe Occupations
4 7 Aug Musik Music Berufe Occupations
5 14 Aug Musik Music Excursion: Bus wash Excursion: Bus wash
6 21 Aug Konzert Concert Konzertvorbereitung Preparation for the concert
7 28 Aug Basteln Craft Basteln für Vatertag Craftwork for Father’s Day
***** 3 Sept Vatertag / Father’s Day
8 4 Sept Guest speaker: Musician or artist Guest speaker: Musician or artist Konzertvorbereitung Preparation for the concert
9 11 Sept Handarbeit Handicrafts Besuch aus dem Seniorenheim Aged care home visit
10 18 Sept Werken Works Konzert Concert
Term break – two weeks school holidays
Term 4
1 9 Oct Lesen, Schreiben, Rechnen Literature appreciation, writing our names, counting and adding Willkommen zurück! Welcome back!
2 16 Oct Lesen, Schreiben, Rechnen Fun with reading, writing, math Die Geschichte Australiens Australian dream-time
3 23 Oct Lesen, Schreiben, Rechnen Fun with reading, writing, math Die Geschichte Australiens Australian dream-time
***** 26-Oct Story Night for all GAP and playgroup families
4 30 Oct Lesen, Schreiben, Rechnen Fun with reading, writing, math Kinder Wunsch Emergent curriculum
5 6 Nov Lesen, Schreiben, Rechnen Fun with reading, writing, math Kinder Wunsch Emergent curriculum
6 13 Nov Excursion Tues: Arboretum Excursion Tues: Arboretum Kinder Wunsch Emergent curriculum
7 20 Nov Baueme, Pflanzen, Bluemen Trees, plants, flowers Weihnachten / Nikolaus / Advent Christmas / Saint Nick / Advent
8 27 Nov Weihnachten und Nikolaus Christmas Kostümparty Dress up party
9 4 Dec Weihnachtsbasteln und Nikolausbesuch Christmas craft and Nikolaus visit Weihnachtsbasteln und Nikolausbesuch Christmas craft and Nikolaus visit
10 11 Dec Schulbeginn. Abschied. Spiele. Transitioning to big school. Farewell graduates. Summer games. Abschied Farewell
Summer holidays. See you in February next year!

 

In line with the current thinking in early childhood education, we allow scope for child-led activities in our programming.

 

Why not have a look at some of our music repertoire and sing along with your child?!

Songs we Sing

 

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