Literacy @ City Beach Primary School

Thank you to the P&C for funding the purchase of reading books and materials that will align to the Letters and Sounds program which we are now using as a key instructional tool for the explicit teaching of phonics at City Beach Primary School.  Letters and Sounds is a phonics resource published by the UK […]

Autism Heroes Fundraiser

Our next fundraising event will be on Tuesday 15 June with a Superhero’s dress up day to support and promote awareness of  Autism awareness in the school community. On June 15 for a gold coin donation student’s can dress as a Superhero. This does not mean a commercial Superhero but dressing as the Superhero inside […]

Celebrating Literacy and Reading at City Beach Primary

To celebrate literacy and reading we have two exciting events coming up.  On Wednesday 19 May classes will be tuning in to hear the story ‘Give Me Some Space’ – about Una dreaming of a life in Space as life on Earth is just so so-so. But how will she get there? And will she […]

Literacy at City Beach Primary

At City Beach Primary School reading is an important part of our literacy program. It is formally taught and then integrated across all learning areas. Over the last 20 years research has debunked some of the approaches previously used to teach reading. The current focus is a synthetic phonic based approach, moving away from the […]

You Can Do It

Our focus for Term 2 will be on the 7 values that form part of the You Can Do It Program. Life values are those that help you with decision-making and provide the building blocks for good character.  Values help us to be kind, be fair and be safe. For students to feel safe and happy together, they need to […]

Wipe Out Waste

This term we will be focusing on getting our composting and the worm farms up and running again. Each class will be given a bucket to collect their organic waste. Bins will be collected, weighed and sorted each Wednesday and Friday afternoon. Points will be awarded based on how much waste they collect and how […]

Constable Care Programs

The Constable Care Foundation is a recognised leader in safety education for children and young people throughout Western Australia. Throughout their vibrant 32 year history the Foundation has effectively communicated safety and crime prevention concepts through performance-based education to millions of WA children. The foundation along with the Telethon Institute are providing a parents with […]

You Can Do It Program

We have had a lot of students coming to the office to open the You Can Do It Treasure Chest. How does this work? When students are seen demonstrating one of the 5 YCDI Keys to Success – Confidence, Getting Along, Resilience, Organisation and Persistence they are given a paper key, once a student has five keys […]

Wipe Out Waste at City Beach Primary

Our new Environmental Leaders – Hana, Tom and Carla have some great ideas for Wiping Out Waste at City Beach primary school. We will also be working with Mr Betson to get some extra insights and innovations into making our school more sustainable. While we gather our ideas and put things in place there are […]

You Can Do It – Program Achieve

A key area of the Western Australian Curriculum is the General Capabilities. One aspect of this is the Personal and Social Capabilities which focus on students developing personal and social capability as they learn to understand themselves and others, and manage their relationships, lives, work and learning more effectively. This capability involves students in a […]