(Fwd) Re: Luke and Astrid
sodgers at hotnet.net.au
Tue Jul 11 21:12:06 EDT 2000
>I've just found a reference to David's class "fighting 3B". If he was a
>third year too he would be fourteen, perhaps going on fifteen, which
If a young Australian kid read that, s/he would assume David was 8 or so! We
call our school grades after their years -
Kinder, Prep, Year 1 (or Grade 1), Year 2 etc. The "B" or "C" qualifier
comes from the teacher's surname initial.
Thus my son, at 8, was in 3W and my daughter, at 10, was in 5/6M
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