Junior School & Gawura library gets new furniture
We have new lounges and ottomans for students to read and relax on! The proved very popular when they were delivered during stage 2 lunch. Thank you to all the helpers who helped give them a great new home.
Premier’s Reading Challenge (PRC) 2018
Congratulations to the following students who have completed their challenge:
Damian Briffa, Prince Tashi, Lovelyn Nakashima, Archibald Miles, Amelia Pensabene, Rama Chadda-Harmer, Alexandra Lazaridis, Valentin Damour, Edgar Eidel and Peter Joseph.
For more information and the booklists visit the PRC website https://online.det.nsw.edu.au/prc/home.html
*If you attended a different school and completed the PRC there, please come and see me so I can request that your records be merged. Otherwise this will be your first PRC year. This is especially important if you are eligible for your gold or platinum certificates this year and if you are looking at earning your Premier’s medal.
Parent / Teacher Challenge 2018
We’ve launched this again this year too, so come on teachers and parents, grab a book and read alongside your child/ren and complete the Parent / Teacher Challenge this year.
Requirements for completion:
Read any 6 titles (in any language). Email me firstname.lastname@example.org the titles and I’ll add you to our wall of wonderful reading role models.
Finished the PRC for 2018?
Well don’t stop reading! The JS & Gawura library has a new challenge for you. Pick up an entry form, read any ten books, complete the entry form and return it to Mrs Paul for your chance to win a book of your choice. There’s 2 draws this term and you can enter as many times as you’d like.
So, the more you read the more chances you have of winning! What are you waiting for?
The first draw has happened. Congratulations to Ilia Campbell who was our first winner. Our next draw will happen in week 9, so keep your entries coming in.
"You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.” – Paul Sweeney
Junior School and Gawura Teacher Librarian