Category: Year 4

Great start to term 3

Grade 4’s have had an exciting start to term with a trip to the Melbourne Museum and an exciting hands on physics incursion. We have been exploring the first fleet and white settlement and this was further investigated in the First People’s exhibit at the Melbourne Museum. The students displayed great school values while on…

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Thank-you for a fantastic term!

The students in Gr 4 have been working incredibly hard on creating a persuasive piece and a visual element to go with it for open classrooms which will be hel today. Students have now completed their unit on life cycles of plants and had the pleasure of growing their own broad beans and water cress…

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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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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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Welcome back to Term 2!

Welcome back to TPS for term 2; we hope everyone had a nice and relaxing break. This term the Grade 4’s inquiry unit is exploring how we can reduce our impact on the environment. As well as learning about sustainability in the classroom, students will be taking part in hands on experiences with Mr. Beck…

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