ELC

11
Dec

ELC Mini Library

Last week Principal Jeremy opened our ‘Mini Library’ and the students were very excited to share their thoughts about this fun book-swap addition to the ELC: “Everyone in our community can use it.“ “It has to be like this. You get a book and return a book.“ “Please donate a book so people can read a book.“ “Please respect the

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11
Dec

Kinder 4B Community Connections

During the year the children of Kinder 4B collected their birthday gift money and instead of buying big gifts for each other, they decided to donate the funds to a worthy cause. Together, the children and their parents, chose to support the Melbourne Indigenous Transition School, in Richmond (MITS). MITS helps indigenous children from remote areas of Australia transition into

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10
Dec

Prep Celebration Evening

As temperatures rose on Monday 9 December, so did the excitement of the Prep students as they sang and danced at the Prep Celebration evening. The finale of the evening was the singing of a favourite Channukah song, ‘Light a Candle’. The parents and grandparents lit up the Hall with their mobile phone torch apps, a great surprise for the students.

5
Dec

Mazel Tov to Prep Gimmel!

This week, the BCPA had the great pleasure of throwing the class winner’s party for Prep Gimmel who raised the most funds for the Bialik Walkathon. Great job to the ELC and to Prep Gimmel! It was such a fun event and the children all had a ball! It was a proper team effort, Sunshine and Joseph were especially committed

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7
Nov

Windows Into Children’s Thinking Installation 2019

On Wednesday 6 November, the Windows Into Children’s Thinking installation was opened in the ELC. The event attracted over 150 visitors, many of them educators from other schools who were all inspired by the groundbreaking learning and documentation of our school. Windows Into Children’s Thinking is an incredible interactive display of the growth of children’s learning, thinking and curiosity from

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31
Oct

Prep and Year 1 Family Maths Games

On Thursday 24 October we welcomed our Prep and Year 1 families for an evening of Maths Games, including Go Fish, Sum Duel and Tactix. There was air of excitement in the Mifgash as families played the games and compared winning strategies. We thank our families for engaging in this evening and for fostering a love of mathematics. All games

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8
Aug

Bialik Arts Festival 2019

Opening with the Year 4 dance show (Tues 30 July), ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, Bialik, once again, celebrated the arts in our annual arts festival. Visiting artist Chieko Hester worked with all Primary students on the Paper Plane project, soon to be revealed as an art installation in the Primary building, while the ELC engaged in Israeli dancing

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7
Aug

Bialik Recognised as Employer of Choice in The Australian Business Awards 2019

We are delighted that Bialik College has been recognised as an Employer of Choice in The Australian Business Awards 2019. The Employer of Choice Award recognises the investment and effort Bialik has put into creating a world-class workplace for our staff, to partner our internationally renowned and admired Cultures of Thinking and Reggio Emilia-inspired philosophy of learning and teaching. Our

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27
Jun

Year 1 Students Make Mezuzot for the New Creche

At the beginning of the semester, the Year 1 students embarked on a fascinating project to not only make beautiful mezuzot for the new Bialik Creche, but to learn all about the art, the ritual and the meaning of the mezuzah. They were visited by a scribe and got to try out writing with a quill and ink, they spent

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27
Jun

Science Fun For Year 1!

Earlier this month, the Year 1 students visited the Science labs to join the Year 8 Science students who were making games using circuits and a program called Makey Makey. The Year 1 students were filled with so much wonder and excitement that their teachers decided to continue the investigation back in the ELC. Middle School Science teacher, Simon, visited

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