Tag Archives: Library

Open Day Library Fun

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Come and join us in the library this Saturday. The Primary Makerspace will be open with the following activities: Ozobots, Osmo on the iPads, augmented reality with the iExplore books, Gravity Maze, Laser Game, Marble Run, Knex roller coaster, Goldie Blox Movie Maker and Code and Go Mouse. Relax in the green amphitheatre area and
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Secondary Library Focus 8 February 2019

The school year is underway and students have been enjoying the library spaces at breaks where they have a chance to choose a new book to read, join with a few friends to play a board game or receive some help with research for a class task. Our library team enjoy these opportunities to assist
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Library News 2 November 2018

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Library Hours: Prep – Year 6 Students: 8:00am – 3:15pm Year 7 – 12: 8:00am – 4:00pm Finishing Well The end of the year is fast approaching and all library and textbooks will need to be returned before the end of term. Please keep an eye out for upcoming newsletters as we outline dates to be aware
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Eight ways to survive and thrive these school holidays

Can you believe that it is school holiday time already? A well-planned school holiday can be refreshing and energising but do too much and you will feel like you need a holiday by the end of the two-weeks. Here are eight ideas to help you enjoy the holidays without breaking the bank or your stress
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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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Library News

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

MS Readathon Registrations are now open for the MS Readathon, an annual fundraiser that supports Australians living with multiple sclerosis. The MS Readathon is designed to inspire a love of reading, as students log books they read during the month of August, all for an incredible cause. This year there’s a brand new interactive website
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Library News

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Book Week – Find Your Treasure Book Week is coming soon! The CBCA Book Week theme for 2018 is Find Your Treasure. Book Week will run in Week 6, from Monday 20 August – 24 August. We will be running our annual Book Fair during Book Week. Our Secondary Character Day will be held on
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Library News

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Year 3-6 Principal’s Awards – Literacy Pro: We recently celebrated the amazing Semester 1 Literacy Pro achievements of our Year 3-6 classes. Students have been reading diligently across the year to work towards set goals to improve their reading and comprehension skills. In doing so, they have read an impressive 60,016,166 words and completed 14276
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Library News 15 June 2018

GCC's Mrs McKellar | National Simultaneous Storytime

Year 8 Readers Cup Competition: A team of enthusiastic Year 8s – Ruby Smith, Olivia Ellis, Scott Roy and Mason White stepped up to the challenge of preparing for the Sunshine Coast Readers Cup Competition held at Chancellor State College last Thursday 7 June. Participating in the competition was a great opportunity for building teamwork, encouraging
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Library News

Celebrate the Landsborough Story Seat: You’re invited to join in for a morning of stories, games and fun at the “I’m a Dirty Dinosaur” Story Seat at Pioneer Park Caloundra St, Landsborough on Wednesday 16 May at 9:30 am. Children up to 5 years are encouraged to come dressed as a dinosaur and enjoy some
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