A selection of acrostic poems from 3/4B


Bunk beds were warm.

Rain was soooo wet.

I was having lots of fun.

A lot of food.

Races were hard work.

Shhhh went the teachers at night.

By Emma

Briars is sooooooo cool!

Recreate your wonderful camp dreams!

Ice-cream – there’s ice-cream?

Awesome fox free night walk!

Rec-room is where the disco was!

Super fun, book now!

By Blake


Brilliant Briars has beautiful bunk beds.

Rabbits came out on the night walk but we didn’t see any.

I wish I could go back to the Briars.

At Briars it was awesome!

Rain poured and we got all wet.

Sometimes we played a game.

By Jessie


Briars was beautiful.

Running was fun at camp.

It was amazing at camp.

At camp we played a lot of games.

Rabbits went to camp but I didn’t see them.

Some people went to sleep when we had the disco.

By Grace


Brett was part of the staff at Briars.

Rain made the dirt turn into mud.

I got very wet in the rain when I was doing push carts.

A lot of lollies at the disco.

Ropes were all over the low ropes course.

Sam snored in bed at night and we couldn’t go to sleep.

By Jack


Best camp in the whole wide world!

Rec room was where we danced all night!

It’s so great because it’s fun and positive!

Amazing interesting games and activities!

Really good and fun night walk!

Seeing all different types of wildlife!

By Carla


Briars camp was brilliant.

Remarkable rain doesn’t ruin our fun.

I thought all the activities were awesome.

Aiming at the target at archery was hard.

Rainy times is what we had.

Some people snored all night.

By Chinta

Boring did not exist!

Rain came and I got wet!!

I had lots of fun on the giant swing!!!

Archery was easy and exciting!!!!

Racing the push carts was awesome!!!!!

Staying up all night when the teachers were asleep is what I did!!!!!!

By Matilda

Bunk beds were good.

Rain did not stop us.

I had lots of fun.

Archery was so fun.

Roast beef was great.


By Owen

Bunk beds were brilliant.

Rain did not stop us.

I had lots of fun.

A lot of activities.

Rec room where we danced at the disco.

Sunshine was beautiful in the morning.

By Darci






Amazing Ally ate apples all the time.

By Carla

Big Blake bought bananas in Brazil.

By Matthew

Cool Carla cooked a cat.

By Kobey

Dirty dogs smell dead dingoes while dolphins dive deeply at D.F.O.

By Ky

Emma was eating ear wigs.

By Scott

Freaky Franky is frizzling French fries.

By Jake

Grace googled a giant green goblin from Germany.

By Darci

Healthy Harry helps horses on holidays.

By Chinta

Isabel the iguana imagined she was in the Ice Age eating ice cream.

By Owen

Jumping Jessie jumps with jelly beans and jumps so high she jumps to Jupiter.

By Jessie

Ky keeps ketchup on his kite.

By Matilda

Lily likes lions in L.A

By Mac

Mac makes monsters on Mondays in May.

By Grace

Nice Nick nibble nuts in New Zealand.

By Chloe

Owen the octopus is orange and owned the oval in October.

By Tatiana

Peter pushes pretty pears in Paris.

By Akilesh

The Queen was quiet in Queensland.

By Cassidy

Ryan and Rickie eat rotten rabbit at Red Rooster.

By Jessie

Sally sings spiders sad songs on Sundays.

By Blake

Tom was tall today and tomorrow he will be a turtle.

By Emma

Uba sits under the umbrella in the U.S.A.

By Lilly

Vickie had a virus in a volcano on Valentine’s Day.

By Jack

Wally the weird wombat was eating walnuts in water while wearing underpants on his head on Wednesday.

By Owen

Xing is x-raying people in Xian.

By Chinta

Young Yolanda was yelling yesterday while using a yo-yo at Yarrawonga.

By Darci

The zebras Zoe and Zane zoomed through the zoo.

By Chloe







Our integrated topic this term has been the First Fleet.  We have learned all about how many ships were in the First Fleet.  Why people were sent to Australia on the First Fleet and how difficult it was for the people who came to Australia.



We discovered lots of information about the people who were transported to Australia.  We used technology to investigate what the ships in the First Fleet looked like.  We drew them and then made them.






Come and check out our First Fleet on display in the corridor.






An arrangement of objects, pictures, or numbers in columns and rows is called an array. Arrays are useful representations of multiplication concepts.

We have been working on multiplication and as part of our learning we made an array city.

Our city is on display in the corridor and in the classroom.

Come in and check it out.



Here’s us working hard on our array city.







The H Team

I liked the part when they were teleported and the part when Kenny asked for a burger.

By Owen



The whole school watched a Brainstorm Production, it was about people getting fat. The H Team had to stop them from getting fat.

By Kobey



The H Team

It was about The H Team they were trying to get back to the H Zone. They were heroes. I loved the show, it was soooo cool.

By Darci



Brainstorm Productions

On Tuesday 12th May 2015, we saw Brain Storm Productions! They did a play called “The H Team”, it was about a boy named Cal and he got sucked into a sad boy, named Kenny’s body. Mindy went into the Danger Zone to try and save Cal!!! It was full of dancing and singing. The message was don’t eat junk food and if you put the energy in you have to get it out. In the end they saved Cal and went back home.

By Matilda



Brainstorm Productions “The H Team”

On the 12th May the whole school went to the hall for the Brain Storm Productions show. The show was about keeping fit and healthy. The characters in the show were Cal and Mindy.

By Jack


Brainstorm Productions “The H Team”

This year Brainstorm was about the H Zone and keeping fit and healthy. The whole school went into the hall. The main characters were Mindy and Cal. Cal got sucked into the Danger Zone and Mindy had to help him. Cal got sucked into a boy named Kenny. Kenny ate lots of fat and lots of fat isn’t good for your body. I loved Brainstorm! I can’t wait for next year!

By Jessie



H Team

The things I remember from the Brainstorm Production.

The songs

The H Teams clothes

The background


Helping each other

The people

All the working out

Sound of the giant

The part where they were teleported

By Mellony


On Tuesday 12th May the whole school went to the Brainstorm Production. It was a fun day because the girl zapped the boy into the portal.

The message was to not get fat and to stay healthy.

By Mac




At Brainstorm they talked about health and staying in the H Zone. There was a funny song and it went like this, “I want a mega bugy burger.” There was a boy named Kenny and he was a weird kid. There were only 2 people doing the whole show. I wish I could see it again, it was funny, embarrassing and a bit boring but I still liked it. There was a boy named Cal and a girl called Mindy.

By Chloe



Brainstorm/H Team

On the 12th of May the Brainstorm people performed the H Team for the whole school. It was about a captain in the H Team. He owned the place call the H Zone. There was a girl who hated the H Zone and she explained why and said “The H Zone sucks. We have the same nature boost, the same orders and the same ordinary people every day.” She didn’t like it. They accidentally went to Australia. They had some problem, but fixed it. When they went back they were captains of the H Zone.

By Lilly


Brainstorm Productions the H Team

The message was to be kind and to not eat junk food. There were 2 people who were acting as the characters. The boy was acting as 3 characters and the girl was acting as 2 characters. I think that Brainstorm Productions was excellent. I’ll give it 100 out of 100. It was the best day of my life.

By Cassidy


Brainstorm – The H Team

On Tuesday at FEPS the whole school went to the Brainstorm Production. It was ok, it was a bit babyish. They sang a song and it’s stuck in my head. The message was to not sit inside all day and eat junk food and go on the internet and be careful.

By Matthew




It was a cold and windy day at Ballam Park for the District field Events.  3/4B had lots of representatives across all of the field events.  The events were long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus and high jump.

In the 10 year old girls long jump, Tatiana and Hope competed.  Well done girls.


Matthew and Kobey competed in the 10 year old boys long jump.  Matthew came 2nd and Kobey 3rd.  Super effort boys.



In the triple jump Matilda tried her best in the 10 year old girls section.




Lilly took on the shot put in the 10 year old girls



Jack came 4th in the 10 year old boys shot put.  Well done Jack.


Gracie competed in the 10 year old girls discus.  Super job Gracie.



Owen did a fabulous job competing in the 10 year old boys discus.




Carla and Chinta did a fantastic job in the 10 year old girls high jump.  Chinta well done on coming first. Woo Hoo!


Good job Maurice for competing in the 10 year old high jump!

Well done everyone who represented FEPS at the District Field Events.




On Friday 24th April, grade 3/4B competed in the house cross country.  We were lucky that the weather was fine and everybody gave 100% effort.

Some of 3/4B’s students finished in the top 4 and so will go on to compete at the district cross country.



Matthew finished first in his age group.


Chinta came in first and Jessie came 3rd, well done girls.


Ky was second and Maurice third in their age group, good job boys.


Carla finished first and  Matilda was second, super effort girls.


We wish them well at the district cross country!

ANZAC Biscuits

On the 23rd April, grade 3/4B made ANZAC biscuits.  There was lots of excitement, pouring, measuring, mixing and fun had by the whole grade.

Here is our recipe, you should try to make them, they were yum!


1  cup of plain flour

1  cup of rolled oats

1  cup of brown sugar

1/2 cup of coconut

125g of butter

2   tablespoons of golden syrup

1/2  teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda


Sifter, saucepan, wooden spoon, baking tray, baking paper, cooling rack


1.  Sift the flour into a bowl.























2.  Add the sugar, rolled oats and coconut.

































3.  Melt the butter in a saucepan and add the golden syrup, bicarbonate soda and water.

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4.  Add the liquid ingredients to the dry ingredients and mix well.

































5.  Place small balls of mixture onto a greased tray and bake for 15 to 20 minutes at 175 degrees celsius.

































6.  Allow biscuits to cool and harden on rack.