Yarra Spring 2020

Fresh off from their assembly on January 21st, the children enthusiastically talked about Piet Mondrian, maps, space & the planets, nocturnal animals, and maths.

Music featured in this broadcast:
Come Together – The Beatles
My Favourite Things – John Coltrane
Colors – Jason Derulo
The Dark End of The Street – Percy Sledge
Female of the Species – Space

Hudson Spring 2020

Welcome back to our weekly broadcast. To kick off the year, Hudson recorded a podcast where they talk about sound, animal facts and the Anglo-Saxons. The class is reading Until I Met Dudley, which inspired them to make their own inventions and talk about doing chores at home.

Music featured this week:

Working In The Coal Mine – Lee Dorsey
Animal Spirits – Vulfpeck
The Contender – Menahan Street Band

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Hudson Summer 2019

In their final broadcast of the year, the children in year 4 talk about cricket, cholera and the Thames, moving up to year 5, and writing boring stories. They also describe how electric circuits work.

Music featured in the broadcast:
Soul Limbo – Booker T. & The MG’s
Sail On, Sailor – The Beach Boys
Fun, Fun, Fun – Pharell Williams
I’m Bored – Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band

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Yarra Summer 2019

This week the children in year 2 tell us what they’ve learnt about castles, using watercolours, and growing plants in different places. They also talk about Aesops Fables, share their dinosaur facts, and some tips for going from Year 1 to Year 2.

Music this week:
You Can Dance – Chilly Gonzalez
Good Fortune – PJ Harvey
Mystery of Love – Surfjan Stevens
Photographs – James Murphy
Move On Up – Curtis Mayfield

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Orinoco Summer 2019

Featured music this week:
Old Time Rock & Roll – Bob Seger
Summertime – DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
Spinning Around – Kylie Minogue
Around The World – Red Hot Chilli Peppers

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Rio Grande Summer 2019

Welcome to our weekly broadcast, where the year 4 class talk about the river Thames: its history and facts, the RNLI and their mudlarking trip. They also tell us about their Jazz project, based on the music by Abdullah Ibrahim.

Music this week:
I’m Always Here – Jimi Jamison
The River of Dreams – Billy Joel
Mannish Boy – Muddy Waters
Moondance – Van Morrison

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Ganges Summer 2019

Welcome to this week broadcast by the year 3 class! The class read out performative poems, talk about plants, Native American healers, deadly animals. They also asked a few questions about farm animals and Native Americans. Don’t miss “Mr Sheffield’s” replies to their questions.

Music this week includes:
Flower by Moby
Jock-A-Mo by Sugar Boy Crawford
Toccata And Fugue in D minor
Talk to The Animals by Sammy Davis Jr
Jollity Farm by Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band

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