Primary School

15
Aug

Years 2-5 Paper Planes Workshops

Last week, Paper Planes workshops took place in all Primary Art lessons, as part of Bialik Arts Festival week. These workshops were a great hit with the students, who enjoyed creating and making their individual pieces, which were then assembled into a beautiful and unique art installation displayed in the Primary School corridor. The workshops were led by Artist-in-Resident Chieko

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15
Aug

Year 3s Visit Shuls for a Fascinating Excursion

As part of their new Jewish Studies initiative, the Year 3 students have been learning a new portion of Torah each week. They have been exploring the significance of the Torah in Jewish tradition and the value of a name, particularly one’s Jewish name. On Tuesday 13 August they had a fascinating excursion that brought their learning to life. They

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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

Primary Schools Parliamentary Convention

ROSEKNRANZ CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT On Tuesday 6 August, Lola D and Elliot F represented Bialik at the 2019 Primary Schools Parliamentary Convention.  The topic of the day was, “Should athletes and other celebrities use their popularity to influence political and social issues?”  The day was held at Parliament House, Melbourne, with all proceedings taking place within the Legislative

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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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1
Aug

Primary Family Maths Games Evening

On Thursday 26 July, we welcomed our Primary School families for an interactive evening of Maths Games in the Mifgash. This evening offered families the opportunity to experience the excitement of mathematics with a range of hands-on and enjoyable maths games taken from our Primary School classrooms and inspired by the Victorian Curriculum. We warmly thank all 110 participants for

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1
Aug

Australian Mathematics Competition 2019

Congratulations to the Year 4 and 5 students who chose to participate in this year’s Australian Mathematics Competition on Thursday 1 August. The competition presented our students with 30 challenging mathematics questions over one hour and encouraged them to draw upon problem solving and strategic thinking skills. All students are commended for entering into this competition with a growth mindset

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25
Jul

Year 2 Visit the National Gallery of Victoria

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement As part pf their currrent investigations into mass, focussing on balance, the Year 2 cohort visited The Alexander Calder exhibition at The National Gallery of Victoria on Thursday 25 July.  The students had an exciting morning travelling to and from the city via train, exploring the exhibition and making links to their classroom

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25
Jul

Primary Bike Education Program

A special thank you to the BCPA on their generous sponsorship towards our Primary Bialik Bike Education Program. The school has purchased 8 Junior ‘Giant’ Bikes, 2 of which are 20” and 6 are 24”, in order to assist our Primary Students of varying ages and sizes, to be able to learn how to ride a bike. For more information

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18
Jul

Year 6 Art Excursion

On Tuesday 16 July, the Year 6 cohort had a wonderful day visiting the Calder exhibition at NGV and an art-making workshop at ACCA. They had fun exploring the exhibition and their own creativity!