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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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KRC Update

by Director of Library and Information Services, Ms Leonie Darken Reading For Pleasure – both parents and students As parents you are often met with a myriad of expectations.  The article I have highlighted below is one I would hope may initiate some positive consideration on your behalf.  It is a well know fact that…

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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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