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The Eagle

image Does listening to music help learning?

For those with teens it can be rare to see them studying without earbuds. They adamantly state that listening to music helps them concentrate and they simply can’t do their homework any other way! Are they right? The belief that listening to music helps learning began in the 1990s and was call the ‘Mozart effect’.…
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image P and F News 4 May 2018

P and F Disco: Oh, what a night!  P and F’s first Disco of the year was a roaring success. Thanks to everyone who brought along their children for a fun and safe night of dancing. A big thank you also to our wonderful volunteers without whom this night would not be able to happen. Lynelle…
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image District Cross Country Champions!

The 10 to 12-year-old GCC Cross Country team has regained the title of Glasshouse District Champions! Our team of 21 all ran strongly to win the title by just one point from St Michaels College. GCC has been Runners Up for the past two years so to win this trophy again was a great achievement.…
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image Library News 5 May 2018

Parent Library: Parenting is a rewarding yet complex role that requires patience, persistence and prayer. The GCC Parent Library includes a range of titles that offer positive parenting tips for raising happy and resilient children and teenagers. The collection includes topics on child and adolescent development, relationships, behavioural issues and learning needs (to name a few).…
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image Year 7 Geography excursion

We couldn’t have asked for better weather on Monday this week as Year 7 headed out for a fabulous day on our annual Geography field trip excursion. We spent the day investigating water usage in the local area, along with putting into practice our mapping skills. In our three Pastoral Care groups we spent time…
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image Year 6 excursion to Luther Heights Youth Camp

On Monday 23 April, Year 6 headed to the beautiful coast near Coolum to the Luther Heights Youth Camp. The students were put through their paces mentally and physically as they battled their way through a variety of team challenges. The transformation of their thinking was interesting to witness as the day unfolded. Below the…
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image SCIPHA Chess Tournament

On Friday 27 April, ten students from our Primary College competed at the annual SCIPHA Chess Tournament held at Suncoast Christian College. Around 100 students participated in this event this year. With players from novice to advanced, Year 1s to Year 6s, played in a friendly atmosphere of sporting attitude, coupled with a very competitive…
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image French students’ success in the MLTAQ Poster Competition

Every year the MLTAQ Sunshine Coast branch (Modern Language Teachers’ Association of Queensland) organises a Poster Competition for language learners. This year the topic was “My Language Classroom” and students had the chance to use their artistic skills as well as language skills to promote language learning and to tell what they like about their…
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image Beerwah Youth Theatre

The Queensland School of Performing Arts has recently opened the Beerwah Youth Theatre for young people aged 10 – 15 years. If your child has an interest in performing arts, see the flyer below for more details on the Beerwah Youth Theatre.

image Sunflowers – golden yellow giants

Agricultural Science Students in all grades decided to have an attempt at the UQ Sunflower Growing Competition this year and it looks to be the year of very tall sunflowers. In the four years Glasshouse Christian College has entered this competition, these sunflowers are definitely the tallest ever. It’s going to be very interesting to…
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image Free workshops for supervisors of learner drivers

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is hosting free workshops for supervisors of learner drivers, which will be open to the public. The workshops are designed to help supervisors feel more confident in their role by understanding some of the key risks facing learner drivers, common mistakes/areas of failure in the practical test and arming them…
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