Glasshouse Christian College

The Eagle

image What’s lost over the summer holidays?

With our school holidays only one week away, I want to warn you of the number one thing lost over summer holidays. It’s not the car keys, dad’s temper or mum’s patience. You may be surprised to know that the number one thing lost over summer holidays is a child’s mathematics’ abilities. On average, students…
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image Primary News 30 November 2018

No matter how busy the end of the year is I couldn’t forget to write my final newsletter so I will try to round off the year with some words about the last of the 2018 events. Firstly, I’d like to thank all the students and parents who have given me such beautiful messages and…
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image Library News 30 November 2018

Genre Reading Awards: This year during our weekly Year 3 – 6 Book Club members were encouraged to read a range of genres to build their reading stamina and widen their reading experiences. Many students took on the challenge and together we shared ideas, explored genres and encouraged one another. To earn all of their genre…
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image Funfest – the date is set for 24 August 2019!

Some of you will be familiar with GCC Funfest. For those new to our College, Funfest is the major fundraiser for Parents and Friends Association (P and F) held every two years. We were due to have Funfest this year but with new construction in various areas of our College, we held off and now having…
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image The BEST thing about Christmas!

What do you think is the best thing about Christmas? Presents? Decorating the Christmas tree? Singing Christmas carols? Lots of yummy food? Holidays? Time with family? All these are things that make Christmas a great time of year, but none of them is the best thing about Christmas. The BEST thing about Christmas is that…
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image Ancient Christmas for 5W

Year 5W were in for a treat last Friday when Pastor Chris Johnson visited our classroom with some very interesting artifacts, photos and stories about some important places from Biblical history. Everyone loved putting on the Roman soldier’s helmet and trying out the weapons that were used in ancient times, but most interesting of all…
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image Year 5 beach day

Enjoying the sun, playing in the waves and being taught about beach safety by our wonderful Kings Beach Surf Life Savers! Last week Year 5 were blessed to spend the day at the beach, it was such a great day! We arrived at Kings Beach and were straight away put into groups and taken down…
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image Year 5 Band concert 2018

Mrs Bryers talks about this fabulous performance in her article but we thought you would enjoy seeing all the photos here. You can also see videos from the performance. They are in three parts and on our Vimeo account which is password protected to allow for copyright legislation. The password for all of our Vimeo…
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image Rudolph’s visit

Last week when 1W arrived for their Music lesson, something special happened. Here are some of the children’s written responses. Jasmin Goodwin: “What’s that? Is it a bird?” I said to myself. I knew Mr Y was making the bird move. The bird’s name was Rudolph and he was chewing the door. Rudolph was ginormous! We…
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image Year 3 soccer success

Twelve Year 3 students were excited to be selected in our Year 3 soccer team to compete in the Caboolture Schools Primary Football Competition. This competition was held at St Michaels College and there were nine schools competing in the boys division. Each team had some very skilled players and competition was tough in every…
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image Year 3 Baton Relay outing

This year the 3G class won the most laps recorded for the Baton Relay in the Year 3-6 class category. During the several week period that this is run, 3G fought hard to hold the winning position which awarded them the winning prize for a PE excursion. This week we all left on a very…
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image Mathew Fielding wins second State Championship this year

Matthew Fielding has just returned from the Qld School Sport 10 -12 years Boys’ Cricket Championships with another Gold medal! This was a very exciting and challenging carnival for the team but they rose to the challenge and competed very strongly against teams from all over the state. Matthew was selected as a batter in…
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image Point of Lay Pullets for sale

As part of our Agricultural Science Agribusiness studies, I have set up a small business to sell some of our beautiful farm produce. My business is “Hinterland Hens”. I am offering 20 week old Point of Lay Pullets for sale. “Hinterland Hens” pullets are purebred Australorp and Hybrid Leghorn breeds. The Australorp chickens (black) are…
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image PGL Day Camps on holidays

Bookings for December/January day camps at PGL Kindilan, Redland Bay, are still available. All the details are in the brochure below.

image The Brightest Star holiday workshops

Caloundra Regional Gallery is taking Children’s Workshops on the road and presenting a week-long series of workshops for children at Venue 114 between 10 – 14 December. Ten sessions are available over five days for children aged between 7 – 17 years. Kim Schoenberger‘s Brightest Star workshop will explore traditional Origami – the Japanese art of paper…
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image Cityedge Christmas Show and Festival

You’re invited to the Cityedge Christmas Show and Festival. This year “How the Grinch Found Christmas” will be a fun-filled Christmas show for the entire family! There will be FOOD and COFFEE for sale plus INFLATABLES, an ANIMAL FARM and loads more at our Festival! Mark it in your calendars and start inviting friends and family. …
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image The Princess and the Goblin

We are letting you know about this community event at the special request of one of our staff. It looks like a terrific opportunity to expose the children to some theatre and is not until January so there is plenty of time to plan and save. All the details are in the flyer below.

image Summer Writing Club for kids

Here is something amazing for the budding young creative writers which will keep them inspired over summer. Summer Writing Club is 35 boredom busting creative writing challenges over the Christmas school holidays. Summer Writing Club is perfect for kids who love to use their imagination and want to improve their creative writing skills. There are all kinds of…
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