3D Tinkercad Design and Printing

Term 1, 2022 Cre8 Lab student learned about 3D design platform Tinkercad. Tinkercad lets users create objects by manipulating shapes before adding or subtracting them from other shapes. Tinkercad is an intuitive program that the students quickly picked up to get started on their 3D models. Students can then save their design files and transfer…

Blackout Poetry Competition

Term 1, 2022 Blackout Poetry is a form of “found poetry” where you select words that inspire you from a page in a book. Then you “redact” all the words you don’t want. This is often done with a black marker, hence the name “blackout poetry”. Your chosen words will form a new message, giving the text a whole…

Macramé Coasters

14th October, 2021 Cre8 Lab students learned to make round macramé coasters. Macramé is the ancient art of knotting rope to make textiles that create useful and artistic objects. The coasters are made from two types of knots: larks head and clove hitch. The knots follow a circular pattern and the pattern develops with additional…

Makerspace Activities in Action Term 1 2022

Term 1, 2022 We had a chaotic start to the year with the first two weeks of school delayed due to the pandemic. Over the following weeks many students and staff were absent due to being close contacts or having Covid-19, and had to isolate and work from home. Then in Week 6 the school…

Library Scoop Years 9 to 12 End Term 1 2022

This year the library has adopted the hashtag #AHStimes20 The idea behind this is that we encourage all students, staff and caregivers to read for 20 minutes a day. Follow us on socials for reading ideas and promotions that support this. Click the Instagram logo to head straight to our page. Click the Library Scoop…

Library Scoop Year 7 & 8 End of Term 1 2022

This year the library has adopted the hashtag #AHStimes20 The idea behind this is that we encourage all students, staff and caregivers to read for 20 minutes a day. Follow us on socials for reading ideas and promotions that support this. Click the Instagram logo to head straight to our page. Click the Library Scoop…

Library Scoop Years 5 – 6 End of Term 1 2022

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Staff Holiday Reading

2022 Term 1 Relax, rejuvenate and reconnect with some great holiday reading. FOLLOW OUR INSTAGRAM PAGE FOR MORE LIBRARY UPDATES & BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS – CLICK HERE #AHStimes20 Biographies and Non-Fiction Riveting, colourful and often darkly humorous, House of Kwa is an epic family drama spanning four generations, and an unforgettable story about how one woman finds the…

5 & 6’s Easter Holiday Reading

#AHStimes20 Suggest a book or request a resource below Follow our Instagram page to stay up to date! SERIES dRAMA FANTASY lIBRARY STAFF RECOMMENDATIONS! NON FICTION