Category: Year 3

NAIDOC Week Celebrations

To launch the NAIDOC week celebrations, we will be having a special assembly this Friday the 14th of June. Boon Wurrung Elders Janet Galpin and David Tournier will perform a ‘Welcome to Country’ and ‘Smoking Ceremony’. This is a very important event and all members of the school community are encouraged to attend. In the…

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The Great Book Swap

As part of our NAIDOC Week celebrations we will be holding the Great Book Swap at Toorak Primary School to raise money for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation. The Indigenous Literacy Foundation aims to improve literacy levels in remote Indigenous communities. We are seeking donations of second hand children’s books that are in good condition for…

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Grade 3 Technology and Inquiry

Over the next few weeks, Grade 3 will be exploring coding and our local history. This week the Grade 3 students have been learning to code their very own robots! These robots are called mBots and the students use an iPad or computer based program similar to ‘Scratch‘ to program the mBots, which helps to…

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Welcome back and Year Level Newsletters now available

Dear Families, I hope you all add a relaxing and restful holiday and took the opportunity to refresh the mind and the body over the last couple of weeks. Please note that year level newsletters are available on Compass. Please take the time to read them as they provide valuable information of the work that…

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Anzac Assembly

On Wednesday 24th of April during the Toorak Anzac Day Assembly, Grade 3A and 3C performed for the school community. They have been working very hard to deliver a great and respectful performance. Well done 3A and 3C! Just a reminder that there is no school tomorrow Thursday 25 April due to ANZAC Day.

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ART SPACE- Years 3 and 4

The Year 3 and 4 students studied the artist Julian Opie throughout term 1. They experimented with simple lines and bold colours to create portraits of people and themselves. While the Year 3s completed works using markers, the Year 4s explored the ‘Sketches School’ app on the class iPads to produce their final pieces. NOTE:…

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