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image Seven reasons we have a school uniform

Jonathan Cooper has recently been teaching his Year 4 class the art of persuasive writing. Students have been taught to see a need and then address it by stating facts and providing survey and interview results to back up their positions. The results were 17 well-crafted letters on my desk last Friday afternoon. The topics…
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image Throw Kindness like Confetti

Imagine if every Primary student shared one act of kindness each week?Imagine if every Primary student shared one act of kindness each day over one week?Imagine if every Primary student shared one act of kindness each day of the week for a term? What would happen? Three thousand acts of kindness! This has been the…
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image Warialda trip for Agricultural Science students

The Year 11 Aggies have returned from their Warialda camp where they not only gained an incredible amount of knowledge but blessed local farmers within the region. The seven-hour trip was broken up by a stop at the Glenn Inness Research Station, where the students learned about feed conversion ratios, cereal grains and hay, as…
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image MS Readathon Update

The MS Readathon has officially finished for 2019. A huge thank you to those who were able to join the MS Readathon journey this year. This year’s readathon has been the biggest MS Readathon in over a decade, with 21,000 young Aussies taking part – sharing their love for reading and the importance of helping…
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image Peter Carnavas Prep – Year 2 Author Visit

During Book Week we held the Prep – Year 2 Primary Author Visit and were honoured to host guest author/illustrator Peter Carnavas for the day. Peter presented tailored sessions for each year level and led a breakout writer’s workshop for selected Year 1 and 2 students. Students were inspired by Peter’s talent for illustration and…
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image Tournament of Minds Competition 2019

Seven students from Glasshouse Christian College’s Honours program spent the first five weeks of Term 3 preparing for the Tournament of Minds competition held at the University of the Sunshine Coast. The team included Aimee Cullen, Josh Ford, Charles Atkinson, Lillian Smyth, Chelsea Brown, Abi Viney and Quinn MacPherson. Tournament of Minds is a problem-solving…
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image Mega action and fun at Junior Athletics Day

What a day! Children busy running, jumping and throwing and having fun for three hours in the gorgeous winter sunshine. The new Eastern oval was a perfect venue for the Junior Athletics Carnival where children competed in sprints, showed off their skills in long jump and did not give up in the tug of war…
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image Thank you for supporting our Book Fair

Special thanks to those who were able to attend, place orders or donate books at our annual Book Fair. With your generosity we sold $7,170 worth of books, allowing us to receive just over $2,276 in commission to purchase books for the College. We have been busy cataloguing the new resources to get the titles…
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image Year 5 Camp 2019

Last week Year 5 were blessed to go to Maranatha Camp at Boulder Creek! We had such a wonderful time, with everyone trying new things and challenging themselves! The food was amazing! We even had pancakes, bacon and eggs and roast dinner! (The teachers also got great coffee which was a bonus!) We came home…
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image Prep Father’s Night

On the Tuesday of Week 6, the preps and their dads were invited to come to school for Father’s Night. They went to their Prep classroom first where they made a tie for their dads, had their photo taken and played some games. After that everyone went to the OLA for some supper. We hope…
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image Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve

This term Year 3 visited Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve as a day trip excursion. 3G went to Mary Cairncross on Monday 26 August, while 3W and 3M went together on Thursday 29 August. All of the students were very excited to go and couldn’t wait to see all of the interesting and wonderful things that…
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image Cricket – come and try

What: Come and Try Day and meet and greet with the National Indigenous Men’s Cricket TeamWhen: Wednesday 18 September 2019 from 9am-2pmWhere: Caloundra Cricket Club, Lewis St, CaloundraIf you have any questions about the event please feel free to contact Caitlin. CAITLIN CLANCY | Participation Officer – Sunshine CoastQueensland Cricket | 31 Sportsman’s Parade | Bokarina Queensland 4575Direct: +61 7 3292 3184 | Mobile:  [email protected] | www.qldcricket.com.au

image September Holiday Writing Camps

Check out these links below for September School Holiday workshops:https://www.greenleafpress.net/sunny-kids.html (Location: Buderim) https://writelikeanauthor.com/ (Location: Buderim) https://shadytreebooks.com/workshops/ (Location: Cooroibah)

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