(Fwd) Re: Luke and Astrid

Sally Odgers 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
>surprises me.


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
(composite class).

Sallyo.


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