If your child wishes to apply to start learning or continue learning an instrument at Unley in 2020, applications are now open. This year, all the information is available on Skoolbag under ‘Parent Information’ and on our website – www.unleyps.sa.edu.au Click… Continue Reading →
Good writers use adjectives sparingly and then the ones they do use act more strongly or dramatically. Students at our school are learning to write descriptions that include specific detail and fresh, original images or ‘word pictures’. Your challenge this… Continue Reading →
This term in History, Room 21 is investigating Life in the Goldrush in Australia. Students are examining daily life and schooling. They have discovered that classrooms then were hostile environments with repetitious lessons and punitive measures if any of the… Continue Reading →
Over the course of the previous two terms, groups of students from years 5, 6 and 7 have participated in mathematics problem solving challenges through a nationally based group APSMO (Australasian Problem Solving Mathematical Olympiads). Typically, students who exhibit an… Continue Reading →
The Year 6/7’s have just finished a unit of work on transport. One of their assignments was to design their own Italian sports car. These are some examples!
Congratulations to UPS Reception student Chet Illingworth whose photograph has been shortlisted in the Essence of Heritage – People’s Choice competition. Photographers young and old have entered their photos in the state government’s Department of Environment and Water competition. The… Continue Reading →
On Thursday our Reception – Year 3 students were treated to a performance by a string quartet from the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. Students learnt about the instruments in a string quartet and listened to a narrator tell the story of… Continue Reading →
For the third year running Governing Council have been thrilled to be able to host the UPS Connect Governing Council Breakfast. Held on Wednesday 25 September, the Breakfast is a way for our school community to connect, share business details… Continue Reading →
The Year 6/7 students have been learning about Carnevale and the origin of improvisation in Commedia Dell’ Arte.