Author: Sharon Wildermuth

Tuning into Kids – A parenting program teaching skills in emotion coaching

Registrations are now open for our Term 4 program of Tuning into Kids, a six-week evidence-based program that teaches parents skills in emotion coaching. Emotion coaching is the ability to recognise, understand and respond to children’s emotions in an accepting, supportive way; which, in turn helps the child to understand and better manage their emotions. Outcomes of…

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Welcome Back!

Term 4 commenced last Monday and what a start it was with the Grade threes heading off on their first ever school camp. An amazing time was had by all, with the students involved in a myriad of activities (low ropes, initiative activities, geo caching, flying fox to name a few) which focused on building…

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Happy Holidays

Term 3 concludes this Friday 20 September at 2.30pm. Term 4 will commence on Monday 7 October at 9am. Have a happy and safe holiday.

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Learning starts at 9am at Toorak PS

The teaching staff has raised some concern that many students are arriving late for school on a fairly regular basis. Unfortunately, this is a situation that can have a negative effect on the education of not only those students who are late, but also the other students in the class.  Did you know that a…

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Look what we’ve been doing in Performing Arts

In Performing Arts this Term students have been creating characters for games, activities and performances. Students are learning about expressive skills such as how to use their voice, body and facial expressions to portray feelings and different characters. Students are learning about movement/ dance as well as stage spacing, audience participation and voice projection. Students…

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What a night!

A massive thank-you to everyone who attended our inaugural Family Maths last night. The evening was a huge success with parents, teachers and students engaging with the wide range of activities and sharing their understanding. Research shows that families are the most significant influence on their children’s learning so we hope that after last night,…

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