Year 2 Excursion

On Friday 29th November the Year 2 students boarded a bus and headed to Healesville Sanctuary. The sun was shining and the animals were out and about ready for visitors. The students had a wonderful time exploring the park and getting to see many Australian animals up close in their habitats. The students enjoyed meeting a female platypus called Yarmi and watching her swim around catching her lunch (little black worms). Next we all got to watch the wonderful bird show ‘Spirits of the Sky’, what a fantastic experience that was. Some of the birds flew so close to our heads we could feel their feathers brush over our faces. The birds ranged from a Pink Galah to the mighty Wedge-tail Eagle. We learnt about what they eat, where they would live in the wild and their strengths and skills for survival. Both the students and the teachers had a great day learning about the native animals of Australia.

Alicia Drew

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EVENTS

february

18febAll Day26Somers Camp [selected group]

19feb10:00 am1:00 pmDistrict Swimming - Aquarena Yr3, 4, 5 & 6

20feb6:00 pm7:00 pmTVPS Family BBQ

21feb3:45 pm4:00 pmSchool Council Election Nominations Close

24febAll DayYr 1 Excursion - Bundoora Park Heritage Village

24febAll DayY1 Excursion

27febAll DayYr5 & Yr6 Interschool Sport

27feb7:00 pm8:00 pmParent Forum - Learning @TVPS in 2020

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