Thursday, 19 January 2017

19/1/17

To: Primary Faculty/Primary Families
From: Primary Senior Leadership Team
CC: Harry Brown, Carol Larkin, Samuel Hureau

Looking Ahead/Important Reminders

Next Faculty Meetings:

  • Strategic Team/CW Teams - 23/1
  • PYP Evaluation - 13/2
Upcoming Assemblies: 
  • Y4 (Y4-6) - 10/2
  • Y2 (Y1-3) - 17/2
For Your Diary at a Glance:
  • Strategic/CW Teams Meeting - 23/1
  • Optional CNY Dress for Students - 24-26/1
  • CNY Games/Stalls - 24/1
  • ESF 50th Anniversary CNY Assembly (10:30-11:30 a.m.) at RC (live stream available) - 25/1
  • CNY Holidays - 27/1 - 7/2

Upcoming CPD Opportunities (Don't forget to check-in with CPD on the Gateway on a regular basis and submit CPD applications directly to Jason or Jamie): 

Inside the Concept-Based Classroom

Creating Cultures of Thinking

Terms 2 ESF CPD Offerings




"Join RCHK social worker Angela Lee and student volunteers for a Chinese New Year celebration at Asian Food Carnival for New Year (新春美食嘉年華)! Run by The Boys’ & Girls’ Clubs Association of Hong Kong (香港小童群益會), the free community event will take place on Sunday, January 22 between 2pm and 4:30pm at Lee On Estate Public Square. The carnival will feature food, games and activities from across Asia. 

Date: 22/1/2017 (Sunday)
Time: 2:00-4:30pm
Venue: Lee On Estate Public Square 利安邨廣場 (Wu Kai Sha Station)"


Blog Watch: 
The Importance of Visual Mathematics from Stanford


Absence Procedure-Staff Only:
What staff should do in case of absence
  • Call 35563321 before 7:00 a.m.  It is imperative that you call in your absence, rather than emailing.
  • Leave a clear message with your name, class/assignment and the reason for your absence.
  • Email your cover plans to Louisa (lau@rchk.edu.hk) and CC your YLC.
  • Make sure you include any duties that will need to be covered during the day.
  • Cover will be arranged by supply teacher where possible.  If cover cannot be found through supply, or if the amount of sessions to be covered is minimal, the internal cover plan will be put into effect.

Twitter #rchkpyp:
For those of you using Twitter, please direct your tweets regarding student learning to #rchkpyp


Looking Back/Celebrations


Snapshots of Learning:
Please see below for some snapshots of learning in the primary school.


Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"


Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"


Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"


Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"


Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"



Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"



Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"


Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"



Y2 - Sharing their amazing "ideal homes"

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling



Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling



Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling


Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y5 - Maker Ed Upskilling

Y1 Music - Belly Breathing

Y1 Music - Belly Breathing

Y1 Music - Belly Breathing

Y1 Music

Y1 Music

Y1 Music

Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials

Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials

Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials

Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials



Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials

Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials



Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials

Y1 Music - Collaborative inquiry into materials


Y1 Art - Claytastic!


Y1 Art - Claytastic!


Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation

Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation

Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation

Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation

Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation



Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation

Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation

Y4 Art - Stop Motion Animation