Archive: July 2015

Art at a glance

Term 3 is off to a flyer with all grades producing high quality art work. Below are some of the outstanding compositions that have been created by the students of Toorak Primary School during the past two weeks. The Foundation students have been learning about using shading and lines to create movement in their artwork. These ‘Sailing Boat’ artworks…

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Grade 3 Designing New Homes

As part of their economics focused Earn and Learn unit, Grade 3 students have been been tasked with putting on their architect hats and doing their bit to fix the Australian housing crisis. While large bedrooms and play areas have been particularly popular, there have also been a number of excellent creations including indoor swimming…

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TPS DISCO

Dear Parents/Guardians,   Our annual School Disco is being held this year on Friday 14 August.   Children from Prep to Grade 2 will attend from 6-7pm followed by the children in Grades 3 – 6 at 7.15-8.30pm in the School Hall.  The theme this year will be Hawaiian Luau.  Tickets are $5 per child and…

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Grade 1 Being Brave!

Last term our grade 1 classes learnt a lot about expressing themselves and being brave. We asked students to be brave and dance in a public place, and with the help of a wonderful parent put all our clips together to make our….. GRADE 1 BRAVE VIDEO

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Beachside Divisional Tee-Ball Tournament

2015 Toorak Primary School Tee-Ball Team On the 21st of July the baseball club went off to Duncan Mackinnon reserve to compete against two other schools in the Beachside Divisional t-ball tournament. The schools were Oakleigh South and Elsternwick Primary. We arrived at 9:30 and warmed up for our first game at 10:00. We played…

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A special guest in Prep B!

Last Thursday Prep B were lucky enough to have a visit from Shaan, a friend of Miss Pettigrove. Shaan works for a company called Reptile Encounters, and she brought in two really cool animals for us to meet! We met a slithering spotted python named Sienna and a super soft sugar glider possum named Jasmine!…

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