Library News – author visit

Primary Author Visit Reminder

On Monday 9 October author Rebecca Johnson, winner of the 2015 Prime Minister’s Prize for teaching Primary School Science will be visiting the College to run sessions with our Prep – Year 3 classes. Rebecca is the author of the ‘Juliet – Nearly a Vet’ and Vet Cadet series, the Steve Parish Story Book Collection and the Pascal Press Reptile and Insect Series. Rebecca will be sharing how she writes narratives and encouraging students to hone their writing skills. Parents and caregivers are welcome to attend the sessions at the times listed below. Rebecca will have a range of books for sale and can sign them at the end of each session. Click here for a list of titles available and details for bringing orders in. Books range in price from $6-$15.

Rebecca Johnson Author Visit Sessions
Session 1 8:45 – 9:45 Year 1
Session 2 9:50 – 10:50 Prep
Session 3 11:30 – 12:30 Year 3
Session 4 12:30 – 1:30 Year 2

 

Rebecca will be holding the ‘Nearly a Vet Convention’ for Prep – Year 6 students after school onVet Cadets - Nearly A Vet - GCC Convention Flyer (1) (1) Monday 9 October. Bookings are still open for this event and the cost is $25 per child. For those attending, kit pick up will be from 3:30pm and the event will run from 4 – 5pm in the Library. Children are reminded to bring a stuffed animal along to the convention. Parents and caregivers are also welcome to attend this event.

See you in the Library.

 

Vanessa McKellar, Head of Library Services

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