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Read Like a Girl with Your Dad

Date Published: 20/07/2018

We’re excited to be hosting this great event and initiative in the iCentre on Tuesday night, July 24th, from 6 – 7.30pm.  See you there!

Read Like a Girl Father Daughter Event

Attention Dads of students in Year 7 & 8.

We invite you to play a part in your daughter’s reading journey.

You can do this by participating in our Read Like a Girl with your DAD event.


This requires you to read a book and have some fun with your daughter.

How to take part:

  1. Register by sending an email to  The email should tell us your name, your daughter’s name + her year level and learning group.

… your daughter will bring home 2 copies of the book Don’t call me Ishmael

  1. Read the book.

… both of you

  1. Mark your diary – Tuesday 24th July, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

…. to bring your daughter to the Mt Alvernia iCentre for a Pizza and author night where you will have the opportunity to listen to Michael Gerard Bauer, the author of Don’t Call me Ishmael.

…  this event is nearly free … we are asking for participants to make a donation to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation who are supported by Riverbend Books, our community partners in Read Like a Girl.

Please note, our definition of Dad includes dads, step-dads, grandads, uncles, brothers and other significant men who support the education of our students and want to be involved.  Feel free to let us know if you require more than 2 copies of the book (eg. If both dad & step-dad or dad & grandad …etc want to be involved).


calling all superdads! (2)


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