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image Three ways to help your child feel validated

Has your child or teen ever accused you of not listening or understanding? Your child will feel validated when you recognise and affirm their feelings or point of view. You don’t necessarily have to agree with them but it is important to show you understand that the thoughts and feelings are important for your child…
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image Kitchen Garden Maleny Show success

It is with great delight that we share our Kitchen Garden successes from the Maleny Show. Every Year 1 and Year 2 class entered something and EVERY class won a prize! 1W- 2nd prize, chocolate topping plus 2nd prize in olive and orange tapenade 1M- 1st prize, roasted beetroot hummus 1G- 1st prize, traditional hummus…
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image Parent Pipeline – Encouraging a Growth Mindset

I hope you will find this graphic portrayal of how a parent can encourage a growth mindset in their child helpful. It is an important part of what we teach our students and provides them with valuable tools for life.

image Maleny Show success – produce, presentations and poultry

Glasshouse Christian College had a massive weekend at the Maleny Show. Our students were huge winners in three different categories – Produce, Presentations and Poultry! In Produce, we took out Grand Champion in the Fruit Collection along with nine first places, nine second places and three third places in the Produce section. The Year 10…
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image The Buzz in Year 6

The learning in Year 6 has been lit up recently by two inspiring special visitors. Each class enjoyed hands on investigation with the Big Bang science crew. The students were challenged to create electric circuits in order to operate switches, bulbs, buzzers, motors and fans. Fortunately, the sun was out and so they also explored…
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image Jared Moss to compete at State Cross Country

Jared Moss is off to his second State Championships for the year after qualifying for the Queensland Schools Cross Country Championships this week. He won a sprint to the line showing great determination and beating two other runners who had been just ahead of him over the last 200m. The calibre of athletes at this…
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image Darna’s great achievement

For the past three months Darna Andrews (Year 12) has been an entrant in the Woodford Show Society Community Show Girl, Show Princess and Rural Ambassador Awards Competition. These awards are not a beauty pageant but about finding young local representatives who are rural and community oriented to represent the Show Society in the local…
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image Language Perfect Championships – excellent results!

The Language Perfect Championships are sadly over but our final results are excellent! Glasshouse Christian College won second place for French in Queensland against 156 schools and fifth place in Australia for French against 834 schools. Our amazing students won 157 certificates this year which is again an awesome effort! Our students have each year…
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image Year 5 Ocean Life incursion

Did you know that a sea cucumber can “puff” itself up when it is feeling threatened so that it can float like a balloon out of harm’s way? That was just one of the amazing facts that Year 5 learned last Friday when Ocean Life came to visit us! We had a great day learning…
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image 40th ALEA Meanjin Writers’ Camp

The Meanjin (Brisbane) Local Council of the Australian Literacy Educators’ Association Inc. (ALEA) conducts a young writers’ camp to encourage and develop talented young writers. Students in Years 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 from both state and non-state schools are invited to attend and have the opportunity to work with well-known and established…
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image Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Teddy Bears’ Picnic is being held on 10 June as part of Mix FM’s Give Me 5 For Kids. The event is free to enter and Fun Passes (for food and activities etc) are available at www.wishlist.org.au. All funds raised on the day will stay right here on the Sunny Coast to help Wishlist purchase a block of land close…
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