Extra Curricula

Fit & Fun

Fit & Fun Physical Education provides sports coaching and fitness programs that are directed at children K-6. Our objective is to provide measured learning with fun. These programs incorporate fitness testing and fitness programs, specific sport coaching and games that promote gross motor development and hand-eye coordination.

Drama Scene

YEARS K - 2: Adventure Plays

Come along on a different creative adventure every session as we step into pictures, the pages of stories, songs and our own imaginations. Dressed in costumes or carrying props or using ideas offered by our team we will learn to look, walk and talk in character and work as a group to solve riddles, write the next chapter and find ways to communicate and perform together.

* Drama Coach Steph meets Players at the school library. As these sessions are 1 hour in length, this drama term runs for 7 weeks.

YEARS 3 - 6: Voicacterisation

Explore weird, wacky and wonderful words & sounds, learning how to control breathing, make sound effects, project dialogue & create vocal expression and characters brought to life through costumed role play, tongue twisters we create, poetry and stories and fast drama games.

* When they have eaten their lunch, Drama Coach Steph meets Players outside the year 4 classroom. As these sessions are 50 minutes duration, this drama term runs for 8 weeks.

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Enrolment Form 2014 Term 2 



Kids Art Club

Chess Club
Chess is a valuable activity for children, developing their logical thinking sckills, concentration and discipline, as well as being a source of much enjoyment. What better way to combine learning and fun.
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Robotics Club
The Robotics Club at Our Lady Queen of Peace provides students with the opportunity to explore the mechanics of construction, develop programming skills and build autonomous robots. The students experiment with a number of input and output sensors and use these in their robot control. The application of robots in today’s world is also investigated with the aim of prototyping these uses.

The Club meets each Monday at lunch time and the team sizes are small to ensure students are given the maximum learning opportunity and develop at their own pace.

Concert Band

Concert Band involves modern and contemporary works with an emphasis on musicality and performance skills. The program aims to produce the highest standard possible for the age group. Rehearsals and sectionals are rotated throughout the day starting before school hours. Students are expected to practice their instruments five times a week for at least 15 minutes each session. The band usually performs up to four concerts a year and is involved in other community events and Eisteddfods.

K-2 Earth Ensemble

Utilizing both the Orff and Kodaly pedagogy, this ensemble is an introduction to the fundamentals of music. It is a fun and age appropriate class providing a comprehensive vehicle to musicianship. The ensemble will run each week on a rotating basis. A minimum requirement of 10 students is required. Students will perform works on a regular basis.

Instrumental Lessons

We currently offer both individual lessons and group lessons in the following instruments:
Classical Guitar, Keyboard/Piano, Violin, Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Drums/Percussion, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, flute, Vocals and Theory.

Students are timetabled on a rotating basis from week to week. The instrumental program is carefully structured to deliver the highest standard of tuition. 

Some instruments are available for hire.
 
General Information
Instrumental Enrolment Form 2014

Enquiries

Rachel Saul: 0402 471 247
Gavin Darby: 0402 471 248
Office: 8013 1400
Email: info@bennelongmusic.com.au
Website: www.bennelongmusic.com.au