Join in the celebrations and enter our competitions. What can you do to enter?
Design a bookmark. It could be related to the Book Week theme: Connect to reading…….
Write a slogan (a short sentence) that finishes this phrase:
I love reading because………..
Lots of great prizes to be won: book vouchers, books, library book carry bags as well as certificates.
For more information see the Daily Bulletin and read the posters displayed around the College.
The library comes alive to present Book Week in Week 6 (25th – 29th August); Connect to Reading – Reading to Connect
Everyday there will be a host of activities for students as well as teacher centred features.
Monday – Bead and Read– Students can create their own jewellery beading creations whilst we talk about a range of exciting books and resources.
Tuesday – What’s my ebook again? – Students will be shown how to download an ebook in a fun and interactive way
Wednesday – Design a book mark competition – prizes are up for grabs as students create their own book mark
Thursday – Book Reading – Listen to the soft voices of tales from the past
Friday – Announcement of winner of book mark design competition – prizes, prizes, prizes
Ongoing activities throughout the week :
“I love to reading because……” art wall – Prizes for best comments
Book Mark design competition – Prizes for best design
For those of you 17 years and under.
SA Writers Centre are offering an exciting teenage writing program in the first week of April school holidays! Ideal for enthusiastic writers aged between 12 and 17 who are keen to get stuck into some high quality creative writing with some fun, interesting and supportive workshop leaders. By the end of the boot camp participants will learn how to create their own ebook from all the work they have created during the sessions. There are options are available to register for the four days or for individual sessions. The boot camp runs for four full days and will cover creative writing basics, poetry, a crash course in fantasy and how to publish an ebook. Participants will come away from the boot camp with some excellent new skills and some tangible work. All the workshop leaders are lots of fun, very supportive, knowledgeable and are successful writers.
Follow your dreams of becoming a writer!
The full program is attached and more details can be found on the South Australia Writers Centre website, www.sawriters.org.au or you can contact their office on 8223 7662, Tuesday – Thursday.
The Reading Hour competition closes today.
We have received dozens of entries for this competition.
Hurry to get your entry included.
Prizes to be won!
Stay tuned to see who the winners are.
Would you like a chance to win $3000? Or $1000. Get writing! “It’s never too late… to learn to read” is the theme for a short story competition. It could be the chance to tell your own story, OR you could imagine a story about the experiences of an adult learning to read. Entries close August 6th, so get those thinking caps on!
Find out more about this great opportunity here.
To all students. The final day for entry to the poster competition is nearly here. We have extended the date to Monday 4th June. Great prizes to be won.
Please bring your entries and give them to one of the Library staff.
See daily Student Bulletin for more details