Category: Year 2

International Mathletics Competition

Dear Parents/Guardians, Following on from the WordMania national competition, a Mathletics international tri-nations competition is about to begin between Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. All students at Toorak will have the opportunity to compete against international students and challenge themselves through online mental Maths games. Prizes are awarded to the top performing students and…

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TPS Book Week 2017

Toorak Primary’s Book Week has been colourful and exciting, as reflected in the photos below.As usual, parents and students alike are to be congratulated on their imaginative and inspired costume choices on Dress Up Day. The playground was awash with colour and drama. On Tuesday morning, we were entertained by Brian Nankervis, poet and media personality…

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T.P.S. BOOK WEEK LAUNCHES NEXT WEEK JUNE 6-8

Next Tuesday 6th June marks the start of Book Week at Toorak. The Scholastic Book Fair will open before and after school from Tuesday to Thursday next week in the hall, 8.30-8.55am and 3.35 to 4pm on Tuesday and Thursday and all day Wednesday so parents are encouraged to drop in and see all the wonderful things you can…

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YEAR 2 – EGGHUNTS AND CRAZY HAIR

The Year 2s recently enjoyed some fun-filled end of term activities. The students looked fabulous and colourful on Crazy Hair Day. Some elaborate hair-dos apparently took hours to prepare, so we thank you for your support.  Our wonderful parents also helped prepare an Easter Egg Hunt. The students made baskets to gather their delicious eggs. The smiling faces…

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Online Parent Helpers Course and confidentiality in the classroom

Dear Parents, We have had many parents expressing the wish to assist in the classroom but were unable to attend the workshops. We have an online course available for you to watch. The link is: Online Parent Helpers Course Once you have watched the very quick video (must be on a computer not a phone) and organised a…

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Werribee Zoo

Grade 2 recently visited Werribee Zoo as part of their life cycles and habitats. Whilst at the Zoo, students visited the Bandicoot Hideout where they learned about native Australian animals including the Bandicoot, Tawny Frogmouth and the Sugar Glider. Students discussed how habitat is an important part of ensuring that these creatures survive – and they…

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