Samford Valley Steiner School

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Not to be missed in the holidays! Midsummer in Midwinter madness! SVSS Teachers present "A Midsummer Nights Dream". Please get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/a-midsummer-nights-dream-tickets-157921721119?aff=ebdssbeac

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Class 3 given tour of new classroom building

Class 3 given tour of new classroom building

Our class 3 children were given a wonderful experience of a guided tour through the new classroom build at Samford Valley Steiner School. Thanks to MCD Construction and architects, Pentarchi for taking the time to enable this to happen.   

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Class 8 Bike Camp

Class 8 Bike Camp

"For our Class 8 Bike Camp, we travelled to Benarkin to ride the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail. The first day we travelled 37km to a small school called Harlin State School. When we woke up the next morning, we packed our bags and we rode 200m down the road to a park and...

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Parent Engagement Project

Parent Engagement Project

We are very pleased to let you know that our school has been selected as one of six Queensland independent schools to take part in a ground-breaking research project investigating parent engagement in schools. The project is called Engaging Parents in Inquiry...

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Parent Engagement Project

The Art of Education

Two weeks ago, staff from Samford Valley Steiner School, teachers and teacher assistants, parents and grandparents interested in Steiner Education gathered for SVSS’ Art of Education.  The participants heard from current and experienced Steiner educators and were...

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The Feminine Principle in The Odyssey

The Feminine Principle in The Odyssey

“Throughout the inhabited world, in all times and under every circumstance, the myths of man have flourished; and they have been the living inspiration of whatever else may have appeared out of the activities of the human body and mind. It would not be too much to say...

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Restorative Practices Training

Restorative Practices Training

Samford Valley Steiner School is hosting a 3 day facilitator training on Restorative Practices with international expert Marg Thorsborne. The workshop is limited to 30 participants and is designed to train school leadership and pastoral/behaviour teams and teachers in...

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Class 11 Venture to K’agari for Botany Camp

Class 11 Venture to K’agari for Botany Camp

On an early morning in mid-October, Class 11 set off for a trek adventure of K’agari (Fraser Island).  The camp was linked into the Botany Main Lesson that had already been unfolding for 2 weeks. Fraser Island is unique in its diverse plant communities that provide a...

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Parent Engagement Project

Senior Research Project – The Importance of Eucalypts

The beauty and importance of Eucalypts was the focus for Jack Hewitt's Senior Research Project. Jack is responsible for many of the Eucalypt trees that are popping up on the school boundary as well as some of the creek bed areas of Samford. He does this out of a deep...

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The Gift of Blackboard Art

The Gift of Blackboard Art

All around the Primary School, there are so many moments of magic happening every day.  Class teachers work hard during the holidays to make sure that when the children walk in on their first day, their classroom holds that little bit of magic as well.  This can be...

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Outdoor Classroom now open

Outdoor Classroom now open

OUTDOOR CLASSROOM We are happy to announce that the new SVSS Outdoor Classroom is well and truly open for business!  The space provides a whole host of benefits and resources to sustain an Outdoor Curriculum at SVSS including a fire pit, a covered ‘classroom’ space...

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