Author: Tracy Skiba

Grade 2 – Homework – Parent Guide

Dear Grade 2 Parents, Homework will be handed out on Friday (22/02). It will be handed out each Friday and is due the following Thursday. This year students will be completing: a daily reading log (for 15 minutes, 5 days a week) Mathletics online (1-2 tasks assigned by maths group teacher) Literacy Planet online (1-2 tasks assigned…

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Grade 2 – Lizzy’s Lizards Incursion

The Grade 2’s had an exciting start to the week last week as they were visited by Lizzie’s Lizards. Students were able to get up close and personal with many different reptiles such as blue-tongue lizards, shinglebacks, turtles and carpet pythons. They learnt about the different classification of animals as well as interesting traits of…

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Grade 2 Start to 2019!

Welcome all parents and students to Grade 2 for 2019. We have had a great start to the year with students settling nicely into new rooms and routines. In literacy, the students are starting a writing unit on narrative texts with a focus on structuring exciting stories. In reading, students have set up class libraries and refreshed on how to…

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Girl’s Group visit to Darnlee

Senior Girl’s Group visit to Darnlee A few weeks ago our Senior Girl’s Group visited the very gorgeous local nursing home Darnlee in Lansell Rd Toorak. The girls and the residents thoroughly enjoyed their time together sharing stories, knitting together and sharing a delicious afternoon tea – scones with Jam and cream, made fresh by…

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Thank you and Goodbye from Mrs Skiba- Assistant Principal

Dear Families, It is with a combination of sadness and excitement that I am informing the school community that I have accepted a new position as Assistant Principal at Kingswood Primary School. My last day at Toorak will be December 21st. I have been the Assistant Principal for 3 years. From my very first day I was impressed by the…

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Dear Parents, The famous Grade 2 Cardboard Arcade will again be open in term 4! This is ‘must see’ event and we encourage everybody to visit. The Cardboard Arcade will be open for 1 day only, during Monday of week 10. All Toorak Primary students will attend throughout the day, and parents are welcome for…

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