Term Four Begins!

We are back from our holidays and we are ready for our final term of 2016!

It was great to hear about everyone’s holiday adventures and the students enjoyed sharing their highlights from the past two weeks.

To reflect on their holidays, students wrote in their gratitude journals.

We learnt about gratitude during The Resilience Project presentation a few weeks ago. Martin Heppell explained the importance of gratitude. Gratitude is also part of our Positive Education program at BHPS.


Gratitude is defined as the quality of being thankful, readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness.

Students started their gratitude journals at the end of last term. Each day, students record three things they are grateful for. Today, students wrote about what they are grateful for from their holidays.

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How did you display gratitude on the holidays?

Why is gratitude important?

Letters To Miss Jordan’s 2016 Students

Today, all students participated in a two hour transition session with their new class and teacher for 2016.

Next year, Miss Jordan is teaching grade three and four. The current 4B students wrote letters to Miss Jordan’s class of 2016, sharing some of their highlights from the year. The letters are below for Miss Jordan’s new students to read!

Miss Jordan would love to receive some blog comments from her new students!

What were your school highlights in 2015?

What are you looking forward to in 2016?

Do you have a learning goal for next year?