Boolarra Primary School – June 2020

Remote and Flexible Learning at Boolarra Primary School At the beginning of Term 2, students started a new learning journey that involved getting out of the classroom and into the lounge room. We decided to use the online learning platform Seesaw. Students would take photos or videos, and even used Lego and Minecraft in their…

Boolarra Primary School – March 2020

Cooper’s Swing Four years ago the students at Boolarra Primary School set themselves a goal to make our school more inclusive. We had a new Foundation student enrol who used a wheel chair. Our students developed a plan to raise money to build a swing for Cooper. Several years later this goal was finally achieved…

Local Indigenous girls representing Victoria

Following state-wide try-outs in Melbourne earlier this month, Destiny Murphy and Shareese Harrison from Traralgon and Aleeah and Cora-Lynn Munnich from Boolarra were selected for the Victorian Seven Sisters Indigenous Team (12 and Under) and will be competing in the Australian Indigenous Netball Championships on the Gold Coast in January 2020. Aleeah and Cora-Lynn have…

Boolarra Primary School – Dec. 2019

Swing Several years ago our students had a vision. They noticed that one of our students wasn’t able to access our play equipment and they wanted to remedy this situation. They fundraised and grants were found. In all approximately $17,000 was raised. As is the case in any good story, this wasn’t the end. The…

Boolarra Primary School – Sep. 2019

Term three has been an exciting term at Boolarra Primary School. Our School’s vision often guides us in the activities the students undertake. At Boolarra Primary School we value creativity, curiosity and innovation. We recognize the fundamental importance of reflective and adaptable thinking. Our students are empowered to generate their own course for lifelong learning…

Bike Ed by Eden

On Wednesday, October 19th, The Boolarra Bike Ed team went to the Morwell Traffic School to compete in the Region Finals. To start off we had to have our helmets checked by a police man who is always there. My helmet was fine. After that we had to find a bike that was right for…

Ballarat Camp by Darius

It took five hours to get to Ballarat, I was sitting next to Rory most of the way. We stopped at Melton for lunch, a play and to go to the toilet. We got back on the bus and I sat next to Cody until we got to Ballarat. Cody, Blake, Samuel, Rory and I…

But where is the dancing dog? By Madison J.

Here is the Yellow Dog. And here is the Red Dog. Here is the Cleaning Dog. And here is the Explorer Dog. But where is the Dancing Dog? Here is the Party Dog. And here is the Hip Hop Dog. Here is the Tap Dancing Dog. And here is the Greedy Dog. But where is…

Imagine by Ella

Imagine you are on a small raft drifting down a beautiful bright ocean. You are in your own world.You feel like you’re in a dream but you’re not. You suddenly have an urge to jump into the water. It’s like the sea is calling you in. All of the sudden you jump in. You start…

Legend of the Smiley Face Pirate Invasion by Harry

In the year 2034, five friends are in a secret lab in Perth. They are sleeping like sleeping beauty. When it turns 5:00 am, Darius wake up. “AAhhh!’” said tired Darius as he turned on the Xbox 360 and put in Black Ops. A loud noise woke up Jason. “What are you playing?” asked Jason…