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Transition to Facebook / Twitter – September 2019

IMPORTANT – WordPress has started to charge for the use of this blog. Therefore we have decided to transition to the use of Facebook and Twitter to celebrate all the vibrant and exciting learning that happens at Sandgate Primary School.

The blogs will remain online for the next year for posterity but will be archived after that.

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DT Moving Pictures!

Today we experimented with different lever systems using split pins as our pivots.

Look at the amazing moving pictures we have then designed, made and evaluated together!

PowerPoint Presentations!

We loved presenting our PowerPoint slideshow presentations using Mrs Richley’s special clicker…how professional!

A surprise visit

The Panthers loved welcoming back one of their friends for a quick hello today.

Summer Sizzle

It might just be our busiest year yet at our annual Summer Sizzle, with staff, parents and friends of the school on duty at all of the stalls!

Rock On!

Charivari 2019

Thank you to all the families that attended the Charivari parade last Saturday. It was a very hot day but it is a fantastic event to be involved in with the children looking great in their costumes and sounding loud with their whistles!

We went wild at…


What a great day out: fantastic weather; fantastic animals; fantastic play equipment (including a dropslide!) and fantastic children!

The perfect package!

Who Killed Mr Bunny?

Today we were Agents of Understanding using prior knowledge and clues to solve a scientific mystery.  We think we know who did it!