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KRC Update – February 4, 2016

Opening hours for Term One: Please note the KRC opening hours. Boys have the opportunity to research, read or complete their homework until 5.30pm. With the regular acquisition of new books and magazines, games like Chess and Uno to play and computer access, the KRC offers a variety of things to do in a warm,…

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KRC Update – December 3, 2015

KRC opening hours The KRC will be open for study and borrowing during the holidays from Monday January 18, 2015 from 9.00 -“ 4.00 every weekday. Holiday reading -“ eBooks & eResources eBooks are available for all students through our eBook platform here We have a range of fiction and non-fiction books covering a variety…

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KRC Update – November 19, 2015

KRC -“ Did you know? Currently we have 4,944 unique fiction titles with multiple copies of many of the popular titles and 7,949 unique non-fiction titles. In the last financial year we loaned 17,410 fiction books and 4,986 non-fiction titles. The KRC is constantly updating our print collection and adding new eResources. – Our eResources…

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KRC update – November 6, 2015

The Power of Reading On Monday October 19, 2015 three KRC team members went to hear one of the world’s authorities on reading, Professor Stephen Krashen a linguist and educational researcher specialising in language acquisition. Throughout his entertaining and engaging presentation, Krashen made the case for one method of language acquisition and literacy development over…

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KRC News – October 8, 2015

Victorian Premiers’ Reading Challenge (VPRC) A record 83 students completed the VPRC this year which is a wonderful result. In order to complete the Challenge students need to have read 15 books, 10 that are on the VPRC Challenge reading lists and five that are the reader’s own choice, all by a set date. Students…

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KRC News – September 10, 2015

KRC holiday opening hours The KRC will be open for study and borrowing during the holidays from 9.00 -“ 4.00 every weekday. eBooks eBooks are available for all students through our eBook platform at http://krc.stpats.vic.edu.au/ebooks.html We have a range of fiction and non-fiction books covering a variety of genres. Just use your current SPC log…

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Books light up students during Book Week

Book Week celebrates Australian authors, illustrators and the best books published for the year. Organised by the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA), this year’s theme is -Books light up our World- and various activities have been held in the KRC to celebrate the importance of stories and how they light up our lives. Students…

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New eReader App for Learning Field

– LearningField is the provider of textbooks from a huge range of publishers via the cloud for years 7-10. They have released a new eReader app with better functionality and a broader range of features. For more information and user guides go to: http://krc.stpats.vic.edu.au/new-learningfield—web-portal–app.html For help with the eReader app come to the KRC!

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