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How to Stay Positive as Exams Approach

Date Published: 01/09/2020

As the year 12 mock exams begin this week, we have some useful study tips from the Study Skills Handbook on how to stay positive and deal with the stress involved. STUDY SKILLS TIP  How To Stay Positive As Exams

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Book of the Week

Date Published: 01/09/2020

With the presidential campaign well underway in the United States, our grown-up readers will find Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld both a timely and fascinating read.  A fictional tale is woven into historical events and presents the reader with an alternative

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Exam Preparation with Smart Studying Strategies

Date Published: 25/08/2020

Our brains are wired to forget so try these proven strategies from neuroscience to help you reinforce your learning and assist with your exam preparation. Taking handwritten notes rather than using your laptop allows you to remember more and have

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Your Next Reading Suggestion

Date Published: 24/08/2020

Many adults who follow @reesesbookclub on social media will be excited to know that Reese Witherspoon and her company Hello Sunshine @hellosunshine will be picking a book in the Young Adult (YA) genre every month from now.  These books will

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Book of the Week

Date Published: 24/08/2020

The Man in the Water by David Burton is a coming of age story with a murder mystery that needs to be solved.  Fast-paced and suspenseful, it will have YA readers, including reluctant readers, racing through to the end. The

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It’s National Science Week!

Date Published: 18/08/2020

It’s National Science Week! National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. It’s an opportunity for everyone to talk science, see science and do science. How will you science this week? Are you interested in scientific inventions?

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Make a Carnivale Headpiece for Cultural Festival This Week!

Date Published: 18/08/2020

Are you wondering what to wear to the Cultural Festival?  The iCentre can help. Come to the iCentre in Break 1 on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday of Week 6 (August 19, 20, 21) and make yourself an amazing headpiece. The

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Book of the Week

Date Published: 18/08/2020

Hey, Kiddo: How  I Lost my Mother, Found my Father, and Dealt with Family Addiction by Jarrett J Krosoczka is a graphic memoir and tells the story of Jarrett’s growing up in a family grappling with addiction and finding the art

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New books, ebooks and audiobooks

Date Published: 10/08/2020

We are very excited as the iCentre has just received new books, ebooks and audiobooks to add to our collections. Take a look at the carousels on the Home page of the OPAC  to see what is new.  It’s a

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Make a Carnivale Headpiece for Cultural Festival

Date Published: 10/08/2020

Are you wondering what to wear to the Cultural Festival?  The iCentre can help. Come to the iCentre in Break 1 on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday of Week 6 (August 19, 20, 21) and make yourself an amazing headpiece. The

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