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Digital Citizenship Matters!

Date Published: 13/05/2019

Recent events with politicians and sporting stars reinforce the fact that digital citizenship matters. It is important that students learn to look after their digital footprint and protect their digital reputation. The following video for students explains the concept of

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ClickView Resources

Date Published: 13/05/2019

With most classes starting research assignments, it is important to remember ClickView as an information source to support and enhance your inquiry work. You can find ClickView under the Quicklinks tab on the iCentre website. It’s simple to use. Click

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Book of the Week

Date Published: 13/05/2019

You Must Be Layla by writer and public-speaker Yassmin Abdel-Magied, is an engaging and heart-warming story for our younger readers. Dealing with the migrant experience in Australia, the story has a strong Muslim central character who is a literary role-model

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Finding Resources About Ancient Greece

Date Published: 06/05/2019

This term, our Yr 7 students are researching what everyday life was like for people who lived in Ancient Greece. They will be learning how to access quality information to support their inquiry, and this is where the iCentre website

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YA Book of the Week

Date Published: 06/05/2019

Winner of the 2018 Michael L. Printz Award, We Are Okay by Nina LaCour is an achingly beautiful YA novel about the power of friendship, loss, grief and family secrets. We recommended it for our older readers. Graphic Book Review

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New in the iCentre

Date Published: 01/05/2019

Did you know you can go to our Pinterest board New in the iCentre to see the new books we have purchased recently and are available for you to borrow? We can’t think of a better way to get motivated

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Mother’s Day Reads

Date Published: 29/04/2019

We have plenty of suggestions for #greatreads for Mum on Mother’s Day. Check out the following iCentre Pinterest boards for our curated list of new reads that can either be purchased from your local independent book store or borrowed from

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Rebranded iCentre Learning Spaces

Date Published: 27/04/2019

We have exciting news. We’ve re-branded the iCentre spaces and the new names we’ve given them reflect the type of learning/library activity that is catered for in each area. We love our new signage that identifies each area. Campfire The

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Book of the Week

Date Published: 27/04/2019

Set in Brisbane at the University of Queensland, The Things That Will Not Stand by Michael Gerard Bauer is a coming of age story which is both humorous and heart-breaking at the same time. It is highly recommended for our

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A New Book about the Teen Brain

Date Published: 01/04/2019

Teen Brain: Why Screens Are Making Your Teenager Depressed, Anxious and Prone to Lifelong Addictive Illnesses – and How to Stop It Now by David Gillespie has been recently published and we think it will be of interest to staff

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