Literacy In literacy this term we have been building on our skills through our literacy block. In the first 20 minutes of our literacy block students have been rotating through editing, comprehension, vocabulary activities, Reading eggs and Sharp reading with the teacher. Students are becoming more settled in the routine and are able to keep themselves on task. During our second 20 minute block students are led through Spelling Mastery with a mixture of dictation and building words using morphographs. In our final 20 minute block students have been focused on creating narratives that follow the 7 Step format. [...]
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Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Dear Parents, Guardians and Community Members Throughout the history of the Australian Islamic College, we have always placed a high priority on the education of our students to ensure their success, as well as adhering to Islamic values. As we approach the end of term 3 2022, I would like to extend my sincere congratulations to all year 12 students as they approach the end of the school year. I wish them the very best with their upcoming exams and all their future endeavours. The College’s achievements would not be possible without the support [...]
Wow what a wonderful and busy Term 3 the Pre-Primaries have had so far. This term we have been involved in lots of exciting events including, National Science Week, Book Week and we celebrate Eid al-Adha at the beginning of this term. For National Science Week the Pre-Primary students attended an assembly in the gym where they got to experience a science experiment known as elephant toothpaste. It was very exciting to see. The children also explored their own science experiment within the classroom. As this year’s National Science Week theme was Glass, the children created [...]
AIC Collective at Belmont Art Hub This year, Australian Islamic College were invited by the City of Belmont to host an exhibition in their public Art Hub space at Ruth Faulkner Library in Belmont. This is a very exciting opportunity for both the school and our students showcasing what we have to offer at the Australian Islamic College, and highlighting the talent and creativity of our students. On the 18th of August, the school held an opening event for our exhibition titled ‘AIC Collective’. Our exhibition showcases a total of forty-nine artworks from the talented students from year 7 to [...]
Term three has been another very busy productive period for the English department at the Kewdale campus. One of the ways that we love to use in getting the students to be very active in their learning is the use of ‘poster reviews’ or ‘annotation of topics and concepts taught’ in our classrooms. The poster work that we have shared represents the work of our year 7, 9 and year 11 ATAR students. By getting students to work in small groups and review the concepts that have been taught over a period of time is a fun an exciting way of knowing whether or [...]
Term 3 is generally very full-on for the teachers. Number one, because this term is the final term for year 12s. Teachers are under immense pressure to complete the syllabus and at the same time provide reasonable revision for the MOCK and WACE exams. Year 12 ATAR exams begin in week 10 of term 3, and we wish them all the very best for their upcoming exams. This also marks the final term for year 11s and 10s. Both these cohorts will begin their new academic year in week 2 of Term 4 2022. Year 11 ATAR exams being in week [...]
Asalaamu’alaykum Dear Parents and Community Members. Alhumdulilah we have had another great and productive term. We have hosted our First Annual Interschool Badminton Tournament, which was a great success with multiple schools competing. During this term we also hosted Our Annual Interschool Volleyball Tournament. Our students did very well and represented our school in the best of manners. Well done! During this term we have also competed in the Interschool Cup for Volleyball and the Live Lighter Inter School Badminton Competition. We participated very well and came second place in both competitions. We are very proud of our participants as [...]
Dear Readers The Religion Department is having a productive term 3. Students in all year levels are engaged in Islamic learning on a variety of topics. The teachers ensure that these topics are made relevant to the lives of the students. The topics are age appropriate and are intended to spark curiosity in the minds of the students about the Islamic perspective. Various activities are used to positively engage students in learning. Year 7 The Year 7s studied multiple surahs (chapters) from the Quran. The objective of these topics is to gain a deeper understanding [...]
All praise is due to Allah Ta’aala our Creator and Nourisher. With the grace and mercy of the Almighty we are quickly approaching the end of Term 3 2022. Alhamdulillah usual teaching and learning went well over the term as our students were enlightened by our wonderful teachers regarding many different topics in Islamic studies. The year 6’s in particular have learnt extensively regarding the Seerah The life of prophet Muhammad and taken great lessons from the Seerah. Students have also progressed well in Qur’aan reading and memorisation. Students at AIC Kewdale primary have extensively been trained in calling out the [...]
Vocational Education and Training (VET) department at the Australian Islamic College has been working with other Registered Training Organisations to make sure that our students have every available option for them when looking at a career after they leave the college. Current students are on track to complete their courses and InshaAllah this will give them four (4) C grade equivalents towards their WACE graduation. Vocational Education and Training courses have also proved very beneficial not by just getting employment but also towards gaining entry into university where the VET courses they have completed has shown that our students have [...]