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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken The support of teaching and learning by the library is an ongoing process and as it should be, sometimes very seamless or unnoticed by those but the specific students and staff that use the resources for their very specific purposes.  Our physical space is very…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken As we near the Easter festive season, I thought it timely to share a link with families.  This may be more relevant to families with younger children; however, it does say it is for all ages.  The Brightly: Raise Kids Who Love to Read site…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Overdue Library Books Overdue library books are an issue that we have thought over carefully.  While it is never our intention to discourage boys from borrowing due to the fear of losing or damaging a book, it is very much our intent to encourage boys…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken New staff member It is with great pleasure we welcome Jess Murphy to the library staff team.  Jess is a past student, class of 2021 and has joined us as a Library Technician Trainee.  Jess will be a great asset as throughout his time as…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken We have had a busy run up to the end of the year with many students in, finalising tasks, classes in using the open spaces and larger tables, and lots of students in borrowing reading for WIRED and the up-and-coming extended holiday break.  The KRC Team…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken It is imperative that we stay connected to our history and with that in mind, the KRC created a display to promote boys’ awareness of Armistice Day / Remembrance Day.  We are proud to hold many non-fiction titles that speak about the many wars that…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken How lovely to see students once again taking advantage of the many aspects of the KRC.   We have welcomed back our WIRED classes and are pleased to see many boys borrowing to extend their reading for enjoyment experiences.  To challenge the boys to break old…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Study Tips revisited as Term 3 Draws to a Close Once again, we are nearing the end of another term.  Many students complete assessment tasks at this time of the year and notably our VCE students are nearing their final exams.  We remind all students…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Book Week During Remote Learning COVID lockdown sessions continue to challenge all facets of teaching and learning.  The library had been geared to encourage the boys to join in the celebrations of the Children’s Book Council of Australia’s Book Week, however, we will now look…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken The library has been a hive of activity recently.  Notably, we have had Year 8 classes in, utilizing the larger tabletops and stationery supplies as they create board games.  This has been part of their assessment task related to the Humanities topic of Geography.  The…

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