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  • Crazy April Fools day dress up

    Jan 12 2016

    Our pupils went crazy for our April Fools dress up day. From head to toe there were different styles, colours and funny characters!

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  • Easter Play

    Jan 12 2016

    First  Term went by really quickly and despite having so many missed lessons due to rainy days, cyclones,and public holiday,the children managed to learn songs and poems with ease. The Easter Show was a compilation of English poems learnt in the Drama lessons, French lessons, songs and musical instruments. Class 5 performed an Easter skit […]

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  • Class 4 Pop Up Book

    Jan 12 2016

    In Class 4 this term we are going to be doing ‘Funny Stories Pop Up’ books during  Design and Technology classes. Here they are busy learning how to do a Standing Popup. They created beautiful towns.

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  • Family day

    Jan 12 2016

    Keystage 2 (classes 4, 5 and 6) thoroughly enjoyed Citizenship lesson for “FAMILY DAY”. They learnt about different family structures, drew their “FAMILY TREE” and worked in groups to complete a crossword puzzle.

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  • Gardening club

    Jan 12 2016

    Gardening Club engages children by providing a dynamic environment to observe, discover, experiment, nurture and learn. It instills appreciation and respect for Nature that lasts into adulthood and improve their life skills, including working with groups and self-understanding.  

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  • Independence Day

    Jan 12 2016

    Telfair celebrated Independence Day on 11th march at 9.00. Due to pouring rain our presentation was organized indoors. Class 5 students presented a brief history of Mauritius beginning with the coming of the Arabs in the Indian Ocean, the French settle, the British and the battles of Grand port till Independence Day. The prime minister’s […]

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  • The Rainbow Garden

    Jan 12 2016

    There are not many sights more satisfying to the eye than watching children laughing and playing. The Rainbow Garden at Telfair International Primary School was designed and created for just that. May the current (and future) pupils of Telfair have fun and enjoy this playground to their hearts’ delight. Thank you to Ingrid and her […]

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  • Valentine’s Day

    Jan 12 2016

    The kids had a great time celebrating Valentine’s Day on Friday! Thanks to all the parents for making the contribution towards the ice cream, Civvies day and allowing the Fundraising team to raise funds for some exciting projects this year.

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  • World Book Day

    Jan 12 2016

    World Book Day was celebrated on Wednesday 10th of June. It was a huge success. The children were all dressed as their favourite book character. They were all excited and enjoyed the fun day planned in school. Keystage 1 had story time with Mrs Sue Lenoir followed by some drawing activities. Keystage 2 had some […]

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  • Easter Celebration

    Apr 8 2012

    We celebrated Easter on the 5th of April. Each class sang songs accompanied on the synthesizer by the music teacher and recited English and French poems. The children demonstrated the skills learnt during drama classes in a modern adaptation of Romeo and Juliet.      

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  • Visit to the bakery of Pick N Pay Cascavelle

    Apr 7 2012

    Class 5 visited the bakery section of Pick N Pay Cascavelle on the 5th April 2012 as part of their D. T topic “ Bread” The purpose of this visit was to show the students the different stages involved in the making of bread. They keenly listened to explanations given by the head of the […]

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  • Musical Instruments

    Apr 2 2012

    One of the Design and Technology Projects of Class 5 for term 1 was entitled “Making A Musical Instrument”. During an oral presentation each child explained about the making of the instrument and individually played the instrument. Later all the children got together and created a band where they were able to use all their […]

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  • Book Week 2012

    Mar 31 2012

    T.I.P.S celebrated Book Week from 28th to 30th March. The week started with an activity where each child was given a paper “brick” on which they wrote about their favourite book and the “bricks” were later assembled into a “wall”. On Thursday the children had the opportunity to have an interactive session with Mr P. […]

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  • World Water Day

    Mar 24 2012

    We celebrated World Water Day on the 22nd of March 2012. During the morning assembly the children were made aware of the uses of water and of the importance of water. The children participated in an interactive session giving answers to questions and giving solutions to problems related to the near-drought situation that was prevailing […]

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  • World Theatre and Poetry Day

    Mar 22 2012

    Telfair International Primary School celebrated World Theatre and Poetry Day for children on the 20th of March. The children who take part in the extra curricular drama classes presented a little show on the 21st of March during assembly. The show included a mime, a poem and sketches. The rest of the school and the […]

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  • Prefects at TIPS

    Mar 15 2012

    We at Telfair International Primary School started the year with a new event at student level. This year we elected our first prefects. We have a head prefect – Mila Casaleggio and 2 deputy head prefects – Khelvan Permal and Aislin Chambers. All our prefects are from Grade 5 and exceptionally this year we have […]

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  • Independence Day 2012

    Mar 14 2012

    On Friday 10th of March the students of class 5 held a special assembly for the rest of the school. With the help of maps and posters we explained the history of Mauritius from an uninhabited island to it becoming an independent country.

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  • Visit to the La Marie Treatment Plant

    Mar 6 2012

    On 5th of March 2012 class 4 visited the La Marie Treatment plant as part of their curriculum. The visit started by the children getting an explanation of the different methods used to purify water: the slow-gravity method and rapid gravity method. The slow-gravity method is the old method of purifying water where water slowly […]

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  • World Day of the Sick

    Feb 15 2012

    The International Day of the Sick People which is observed on 11 February every year was commemorated at Telfair International Primary School for the first time this year. On this occasion, Dr Brenda Li Pak Tong was invited to the school to give a talk which created some awareness about healthy living among the children. […]

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  • Environmental Day

    Jun 22 2011

    Out of all the international days celebrated at Telfair International Primary School, the Environmental Day 2011 was definitely a positive learning experience. We celebrated this international event on the 15th, 16th and 21st of June. On the 15th of June, each child at our school brought a plant in order to not only embellish the […]

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