Touchdown is a program that is run by the Enrichment staff for students with additional needs from Prep – Year 12. It is run on Friday mornings (usually fortnightly basis, depending on events) from 9:30am – 11:30am at Campus 2 – 12 Velorum Drive, Kingston. There is no registration needed if you are attending and you simply come to Campus 2 on the day.

The program will often follow a format of:
• Short devotional
• An activity that has links to curriculum areas and provides students with opportunities to develop social skills.
• Morning tea break
• Finish the activity or games etc
• Show and tell

The dates and activities for this term are:
• Week 2 (February 8) – Touchdown – STEM
• Week 3 (February 15) – No Touchdown – Workshops are on this week
• Week 4 (February 22) – No Touchdown – Groves DE Big Day Out
• Week 5 (March 1) – No Touchdown
• Week 6 (March 8) – Touchdown – Music
• Week 7 (March 15) – Touchdown – Art – Please provide a plain, white t-shirt as students will be learning how to tie dye their shirts.
• Week 8 (March 22) – No Touchdown
• Week 9 (March 29) – Touchdown – Cooking
• Week 10 (April 5) – No Touchdown – Last day of Term

Please ensure that your student wears closed in shoes and brings a water bottle, a hat and a small, healthy snack for morning tea.

If you have questions regarding Touchdown, please do not hesitate to contact one of our staff.

Julia Horn (Prep – Year 6) – julia.horn@groves.qld.edu.au
Melissa Dalton (Years 7 and 8) – melissa.dalton@groves.qld.edu.au
Sheryl Bergel (Years 9 – 12) – sheryl.bergel@groves.qld.edu.au

Melissa Dalton
Secondary SWANs Coordinator

Ref: 17501EP