Daisy's First Day

Join Daisy on her first day at primary school. Who will she meet? What will she learn? What adventures await her?

The department has produced a special picture book for parents and carers to support their child's transition to primary school. Follow Daisy the koala as she embarks on her exciting first day.

Video: Daisy's First Day animation

Duration 3:04

Watch this special narrated version of Daisy's First Day with your child preparing for their own first day of primary school.

Ebook and term planner

Daisy's First Day ebook and 2023 Planner, for download and printing.

Image: Download and print the picture book and 2023 planner combined.

Activity sheets

Want more? After reading the book and getting to know the characters, download and print out these Daisy's First Day-themed activities for your child to complete:
  • Colouring sheets - Print and colour in different scenes characters from Daisy's First Day.
  • Cut-out puzzle - Help your child piece together this jigsaw scene taken from Daisy's First Day.


  • Teaching and learning


  • Back to school
  • Educational transition
  • Preparing
  • Primary school
  • School events
  • Transition through stages

Business Unit:

  • Communication and Engagement
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