Subjects

In accordance with the Australian Curriculum, students from Prep to Year 3 participate in the following subjects in Groves Distance Education:

Semester 1 Subjects

  • English

  • Maths

  • Science

  • HaSS (History)

  • Visual and Media Arts

  • Digital Technologies

  • Health and Physical Education

  • Biblical Studies

Semester 2 Subjects

  • English

  • Maths

  • Science

  • HaSS (Geography)

  • Drama, Dance and Music

  • Design and Technologies

  • Health and Physical Education

  • Biblical Studies

Time Allocations

It is recommended that students are actively engaged in schooling for 25 hours a week (this includes curriculum based excursions, workshops and Teaching and Learning sessions). Families are offered a flexible timetable that allows them to fit schooling around extracurricular activities and family schedules.

Below is a breakdown of where this time should be spent:

Term 1

  • Maths (5 hours a week)

  • English (6.5 hours a week)

  • Science (1 hour a week)

  • History (1 hour a week)

  • Digital Technology (Half an hour a week)

  • Visual Arts (1 hour a week)

  • Health & Physical Education (1 hour a week)

  • Biblical Studies (1/2 to 1 hour a week)

Term 2

  • Maths (5 hours a week)

  • English (6.5 hours a week)

  • Science (1 hour a week)

  • History (1 hour a week)

  • Digital Technology (Half an hour a week)

  • Media Arts (1 hour a week)

  • Health & Physical Education (1 hour a week)

  • Biblical Studies (1/2 to 1 hour a week)

Term 3