Our first parent open morning will be held on 28th March from 8:30am. This is an opportunity for you to engage with your children in the classroom and view the learning that has occurred this year.
8:45 – 9:15: in classroom engaging in Mathematics with your children
9:20: Parent Workshop (Staffroom) – Our Mathematics Specialist Teacher, Jodie Brown, will talk through the benefits of our whole school program, Stepping Stones.
The Fathering Project is an opportunity to have fun with your kids and become part of a strong and supportive network of dads and father figures connected to Somerly Primary School. Our Term 1 event will be led by our Music Specialist Teacher, Kim Olsen. Dads and kids will learn a variety of Taiko Drumming rhythmic patterns played simultaneously together. The Fathering Project participants will also decorate the drums, which will be used in class time and whole school events.
WHEN: Wednesday 3rd April 2019
TIME: 4:00pm - Taiko Drumming
4:30pm – Taiko Drum Decorating
5:00pm – Sausage Sizzle
WHERE: Somerly Primary School – Music Room
RSVP: There is a maximum number of 15 kids (and their dads) to participate in the event (First in first served). Please RSVP by Monday 25th March, by calling Somerly Primary School on 6206 4200.
The Fathering Project is brilliant and inspires me as a dad. Justin Langer AM, Father of 4 Girls, Australian Cricketer, WA
The Dads’ group has been a wonderful initiative for our school to be involved in. These Dad’s form a very important part of their children’s experiences, and we celebrate that with a wide range of enjoyable and meaningful school and family-based events.” Greg, School Principal, WA
For all women who want their husbands to be more involved in their children’s lives, I encourage you to get involved with The Fathering Project. It will make such a massive difference to your children’s lives; your relationship, your husband’s life, and you will all be better off as a family unit.” Georgie, Mother to 3 children, Loving wife of a Dad involved in The Fathering Project, WA
Easter Hat Parade – 11th April 2019
To continue the tradition, we will host an Easter Hat Parade on Thursday 11th April at 2pm, in the assembly area. Families are more than welcome to attend to see your children parade their creative Easter hats.
ANZAC DAY Ceremony - 12th April 2019 at 9.00am
15 Somerly Drive
Clarkson WA 6030
Phone: 08 6206 4200