Category: Foundation

Foundation students start PMP!

The Foundation students have made a fantastic start to the Perceptual Motor Program (PMP) for term 3. The PMP program is a great chance for students to engage in hands-on activities and games to assist the development of children’s gross motor skills and therefore assist with the development of fine motor skills. We would like to extend…

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Foundation students are Bouncing Back!

Within our Bounce Back resilience program, the Foundation students have been learning how to bounce back from challenging situations. Last week we explored the importance of making mistakes, and how this helps us learn and grow. Nobody is perfect, and we wouldn’t want them to be! “I made a mistake when I was writing and…

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Fire Safety with the Fire Brigade!

At the end of Term 1 and the beginning of Term 2, Foundation had the privilege of learning about fire safety from our local fire brigade. Learning from this team of firemen was extra special because Alice in Prep B has a dad who is a fireman! After going over what safe and unsafe fires…

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Foundation’s Crazy Hair!

Last Friday was an exciting day for Foundation. We got to participate in our first fundraiser by coming to school with CRAZY HAIR. There were sparkles, fancy plaits and colours galore! The gold coin donations raised well over $700, with all donations going to the Leukaemia Foundation. Thank you for your donations and hair styling…

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Foundation School Nursing Program

A reminder to Foundation parents to return your child’s School Nursing Program form by Monday 27 March.

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Teddy Bear Picnic

Last Tuesday wasn’t just an average day at Toorak Primary… the sun was shining and it was the day that the Foundation students and their teddy bears had a picnic! Accompanied by their responsible Grade 5/6 buddies, the Foundation Students constructed paper teddies, then ate their lunch on the Prep playground oval and shared some…

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