Grade 2


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The Grade 2 children have worked hard and had a lot of fun reading and writing fairytales and studying about Community in Term One. Earlier in the term, we went on a walk to our local shopping community where the children discussed and recorded the goods and services available. As […]

Grade 2 Box City


Caitlin (Prep C), Jasmine (2F) and Tarni (4D) with Mr Barry at Assembly
Children from Drysdale Primary School recently participated in a colouring competition for the “Dog Walk – Family Fun Day” fundraiser event for the Geelong Animal Welfare Society. The walk was held last Sunday and the day was very successful. On the day the winners of the colouring competition were announced […]

Geelong Animal Welfare Society Colouring Competition


Grade 2
They were a modern stone-age family, and a perfect fit for the Grade 2s who have been busy learning all about the prehistoric times. With Fred, Barney, Wilma, Betty, Pebbles and Bam-Bam on the lookout for a lost Dino, the students delighted the crowd with their amazing costumes and enthusiastic singing and […]

Grade 2 Concert



Congratulations to Jack 2A for his terrific entry in the Wakakirri Story Writing competition. Jack’s story titled “Fort  Beaver Attacked By Toy Soldiers” submitted as the Drysdale  Primary School entry has made the shortlist and is a 2012 finalist. This means we are in the top 5 schools. FANTASTIC!! The […]

Wakakirri Story Writing competition


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On Thursday 30th August the year two students ventured to Werribee Park Mansion to further our learning of the olden days. The Mansion was originally owned and built by the Chirnside family. In the laundry sleeves were rolled up and students experienced the life of a laundry maid of the […]

Werribee Park Mansion Excursion




This term in grade two, our theme is the olden days. In the olden days, people made butter with a butter churner. A butter churner is a wooden box like a barrel, and you have to turn the handle to mix up the cream into butter. 2A made butter on […]

Making Butter