Bayside Christian College is a centre for Academic Excellence that is delivered through a community of diagnostically informed and inspired leaders who are driven to achieve continued success for your child. Explore our academically rigorous and intellectually engaging programs designed to help you develop our students learning across a range of subject area and broader contemporary and relevant areas.
A Bayside Christian College literacy program contains all the components necessary for you to master reading and writing. But we feel that no matter what program is popular at the time, an effective literacy program should always encompass these six basic components: phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, and writing.
The aims of the teaching and study of sciences are to encourage and enable students to: develop inquiring minds and curiosity about science and the natural world. acquire knowledge, conceptual understanding and skills to solve problems and make informed decisions in scientific and other contexts.
Specific attention is given to teaching the writing process, teaching fundamental writing skills, encouraging students to develop essential writing knowledge, and developing a supportive writing environment. All of these practices are aimed at achieving a single goal: enabling students to use writing flexibly and effectively to help them learn and communicate their ideas.
The Humanities and Social Sciences are the study of human behaviour and interaction in social, cultural, environmental, economic and political contexts. The Humanities and Social Sciences have a historical and contemporary focus, from personal to global contexts, and consider challenges for the future.
A holistic approach to improving student numeracy through the implementation of an effective Mathematics program for all middle years students, incorporating problem solving; improving mathematical literacy; information and communication technology and the scaffolding of numeracy concepts in a fully differentiated classroom.
The most well-known goal of any physical education class is to promote movement but there is more to this aspiration than breaking students out of a stationary lifestyle. P.E. classes teach children skills that they will use throughout their entire lives.
For many younger children, physical education classes offer their first chance to learn about the relationships between nutrition, exercise, and health.