One Point Perspective Circle Cities – Year 6

Year 6 students were asked to produce a circular city along the lines of One Point Perspective. The students explored buildings from around the world and drew a selection of 6 buildings onto a piece of circular paper. The results have been amazing!

Readers Theatre – Year 4

During our Reading sessions, the Year 4s are exploring, investigating and learning how to perform a Readers Theatre. The students are having a great time developing their cooperation, reading, speaking and listening skills as we go. During this week, 4CM looked at two different reader’s theatre plays that connected to International Education. One group studied,…

We Are Connected – Year 2SS

As part of the Year 2 integrated topic ‘We Are Connected’, students have been exploring the ways in which Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples maintain special connections to a particular place. The students in the photos are researching Australian places that come from Aboriginal words and the language group that each name belongs to….

The Trading Game – Year 6CI

By Ruby, Latisha and Josh 6CI This week, the year 6s were fortunate enough to play a fun and educational game. In our Inquiry topic, ‘Global Village’ we have been exploring imports and exports. So here is how it went. There were 4 countries: Haiti, Niger, Morocco and Australia. Each team/country got a different amount…

Dali Paper Cutting – Years 4 to 6

Some selected TMPS students from Years 4 to 6 were invited to take part in a special paper cutting activity led by the Dali students. Two students showed us a presentation on the history of Chinese characters and modelled how to cut out different characters. It was interesting to see artforms from different cultures and…

Dali Assembly

On Monday 30th July we had a special assembly in the gym for our Dali visitors. We shared many special performances to welcome our visitors and they also put on some shows of their own! Poem Recital: The Dali students prepared a special poem reading in Mandarin and English. They stood at the front and…

Dali Buddy Excursion – Years 4 to 6

By Pavlina, Rico and Visal 6CI We clambered out of the bus like teddy bears. The sun blinded our eyes as we walked out to greet our buddies. The extravagant lush trees swished in the wind. We had arrived at an abandoned yet welcoming sanctuary. Soon we sat down on the icy bench, eating our…

Lunches From Around The World – Year 1

Look at our yummy lunch boxes! Students in Year 1 come to school every day with DELICIOUS lunches from all around the world. These are a few mouth-watering photos from this week. There was food from most of the continents, such as Europe, Asia, Africa and Australasia. We are proud of our different lunches and…

Places Are Different – Year 1

This term the Year 1 students have been focusing on ‘Places are Different’. In Investigations, the students have participated in a range of activities, which include flag making, flag matching, calligraphy, surveys on the best places to visit in the world and many more. Students have particularly shown a great interest in learning about flags…