What is a sound? What is a letter? Did you know there’s a difference between sounds and letters? In this video we discuss Phonics – what phonics is, and information about letters and sounds.
Episode 4 – Phonological Awareness
Phonological awareness is an important first step on your child’s journey toward a lifetime love of reading, writing, and learning! Phonological awareness is the ability to hear, recognise, and manipulate the sounds in spoken language. This week we discuss phonological awareness – what it is and ways to grow your child’s phonological awareness skills at home.
U20 Pole Vault Champion – Tryphena Hewett
Congratulations to current Year 12 Student Tryphena Hewett, who jumped her way to a GOLD medal in the Women’s U20 Pole Vault National Championship on Friday. 🥇🥇🥇 She brought home this medal with a monster jump of 3.85m! What a fantastic achievement, congratulations Tryphena! 🥇
Primary Education Video Series – Vocabulary
Words, words, words! In this week’s video we describe vocabulary – what it is, and ways to grow your child’s vocabulary at home.
Primary Education Video Series – Oral Language
Oral language is made up of lots of components, like listening, understanding, thinking, and talking. In this video, we describe oral language, what it is, and how to grow your child’s oral language skills at home.
Primary Education Video Series – Literacy
Welcome to The Heights School’s first episode in a new series about understanding early literacy skills. In this video series, Speech Pathologist, Majella Mrdjen describes key skills that students need to be able to successfully read, view, write, design, speak and listen in a way that allows them to communicate effectively and to make sense of the world. We will … Read More