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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Study Tips as Term 2 Draws to a Close The KRC have welcomed many students into our available “quiet” study spaces during lunchtimes and recess in the past week as they take up valuable moments to study for exams.  This pre-test / pre-exam time can…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Spaces in the KRC The cold and wet weather of a Ballarat autumn has well and truly set in and we see many students using the library as their warm retreat before school, recess, lunchtime and after school.   We are fortunate to be able to…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken The KRC hosted our first Staff Book Club this fortnight.  Two meetings were held after school on a Thursday afternoon with attendees enjoying a lovely afternoon tea prior to discussing the books they read.  Over fifteen staff participated in the reading of the following two…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken School Library Association of Victoria Ballarat Branch This week we were delighted to host the School Library Association of Victoria (SLAV) Ballarat Branch meeting; the first meeting of these librarians since COVID struck last year. It was wonderful to see this group together, actively networking,…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken It has been a busy fortnight for all things KRC. We have continued to welcome students into the library for a variety of activities. The print hub is a popular drop-in spot, facilitating the boys print needs. We now boast dual photocopiers that allows for…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Business as usual in the KRC! It is very early days into Term 1 of 2021 and once again we have been COVID challenged.  No doubt we will work together to get through each challenge as it comes our way and in the KRC we…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken And there you have it, in the blink of an eye, we are at the end of another year! During the last weeks of term we put on our festive face and the library continued to be a busy hive of activity. This last week…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken What busy few weeks we have had in the KRC and how wonderful it is to support students and teachers as they near the end of their teaching and learning year.  Boys have benefited from being able to spread out in our flexible learning spaces,…

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KRC Update

A place for Picture Story Books in our Collection: As we work towards supporting teaching and learning and College activities, this week saw us create visual displays highlighting Remembrance Day.  Boys were greeted in the library foyer with a visual display and a poignant poem, depicting the challenges of war from a soldier’s perspective. Another…

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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Lots on in the KRC We have seen the KRC utilised by a variety of groups over the past fortnight.  As part of the ongoing WIRED (Wide Interest Reading English Development) and to coincide with Book Week, the KRC hosted a virtual author talk with…

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