The Smith Family and Karama Primary School recently hosted Let’s Read, a promotion of early literacy, with families from Karama Preschool and the Tata Family Centre.
Colourful and richly adorned Venetian masks have been crafted by Ludmilla Primary School students, linking art with an understanding of Italian culture.
Bush Blitz scientists recently visited Timber Creek School, enthusing students with information about Victoria River region plants and animals.The 15 scientists, based at the Bradshaw Field Training Area north-west of Timber Creek, were recording known flora and fauna and hoping to identify new species.
Instrumental music students of the NT Music School drawn from 27 primary schools in the Darwin, Palmerston and Rural areas, participated in seven Play Days last week.
Ludmilla Primary School students have been examining the basic principles of democracy in a 10-week project in which the participants also assumed the identities of Australian birds on fictitious Cockatoo Island.
Millner Primary School is fielding teams of students in the three-week Mathematics Challenge for Young Australians, a national competition attracting students from years 3 to 10.
An art contest focusing on safe and caring relationships attracted up to 100 entries from the Sanderson Alliance.
Borroloola School junior rangers Richard Anketell and Jorja Miller joined Desert Wildlife Services, and li- Anthawirriyarra sea rangers, in a fortnight-long survey of cats and native mammals in the Sir Edward Pellew Group of Islands.
Battle of the School Bands aspirant Geremy Pedrezuela may not have qualified for the contest final, but for the soloist contender it was a first-time opportunity to create her own music.
The Anzac Day commemoration at Taminmin College was a sombre assembly organised by 10 student volunteers, and focusing on the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Darwin.