Tag Archives: Book Week

Middle School News 30 August 2019

Over the past few weeks, the GCC calendar has been jam-packed and if your teenager is like most, you may not have heard about some of these things. Or, it may also have caused a few mini-crises in your home! Four weeks ago we had Arts week culminating in the SHINE evening. Wow! What amazing
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Book Week Celebrations

Primary Book Week Parade: This year’s Book Week theme ‘Reading is my Secret Power’ inspired an outstanding array of costumes at the Primary Book Week Parade. Students showcased their wide reading interests and staff went above and beyond to enhance the excitement of the day and are to be commended for their colourful and creative
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Book Week, Book Fair, Book Parade

The highlight of this week has been Book Week. This special event has been a celebration of books, knowledge and reading and there have been many book-related activities for students to get involved in across the week. Year 7-9 students have had the opportunity to participate in a ‘Read and Relax’ day and Secondary students
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Book Week 2019 – photo gallery

We are thrilled to share the photos of our Book Week events in this issue of the Eagle. The theme for Book Week 2019 was ‘Reading is my superpower’. What a massive week of dressing up we have had and didn’t the students and staff do well! Thanks to all the parents, friends and families
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Library News

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Prep – Year 6 Students:  8:00am – 3:15pm.Year 7 – 12: 8:00am – 4pm. Moonhack 2019 Code Club members and those with a Scratch account (available for free online) were invited to take part in ‘Moonhack 2019’ this week. Students celebrated the 50th anniversary of the moon landing by building their own space-themed game. Moonhack
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Book Week fun 2018

We are thrilled to share the photos of our Book Week events again in this issue of the Eagle. The theme for Book Week 2018 was ‘Find your Treasure’ and we celebrated with a rich array of activities, events and competitions to explore the theme. Once again we were in awe of the colour and
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A spectacular Night of Talent

Last Wednesday, the Student Voice ran the fourth annual Night of Talent, and it was a spectacular evening with talented student performers entertaining about 200 guests. Dance and song featured strongly but we also enjoyed some instrumentals, comedy and a poem. Judges Jenny Broderick, Sonya Kadel and Renat Yusupov had a difficult job deciding the
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Primary Book Week 2018 photos

What a massive week of dressing up we have had and didn’t the students and staff do well! Thanks to all the parents, friends and families who spent time preparing all the wonderful costumes. Enjoy the below photos of such amazing creativity.        

Library News

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Library Hours: Prep – Year 6 Students: 8:00am – 3:15pm Year 7 – 12: 8:00am – 4:00pm Book Week – Find Your Treasure Book Week is just around the corner which means Book Fair is almost here too! Here are the important dates to remember: Tuesday 21 August: Year 7 – 12  Character Day – Middle
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Hooked on books – five ways to help your children read

We just celebrated a huge Book Week and it was a joy to see the students and staff throw themselves into the theme. Book Week is perfect for showing children of all ages that books are fun. This is the message that needs to endure long after the costumes have been stowed for another year.
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