Macramé Madness in the Makerspace

19th October, 2020 Last week and this week in the Makerspace the students have been madly creating their Macramé Pot Hangers. It is fantastic to see the students working together and helping each other learn new knots. They have a selection of colours to choose from and some of the girls have mixed two colours…

Makerspace Creations Term 4 2020

8th September, 2020 It is getting closer to the end of the term, and we have had some great activities in the Makerspace. Firstly, the term started off with the girls furiously painting and decorating A3 peices of paper for the “Wings Mural” that was put up during week 5. There was approximately 200 feathers…

Spring Holiday Reading

Great reads in the McAuley library ready for the September Holidays. 24th August, 2020 Graphic Novels Just Because they are so GOOD Because it is on NETFLIX

Staff Holiday Reads for Spring

Drama: Click on the book cover to find out more Mystery and Crime New in Non-Fiction and Biographies New Study Resources Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People – cultural and history resources Pathfinder – A list of AHS library resources: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Culture Resources  (Click link below) AHS Pathfinder-Aboriginal and Torres Strait…

Grow Your Mind – Spring Holiday Reads

21st August, 2020 Holiday’s are fast approaching for September 2020. Scroll through the new books we have in the Potter Library to keep your mind growing through the spring break. Some of these books are “oldies but goodies” and we are always purchasing new versions.

Glitter Heat Transfer T Shirts

3rd August, 2020 Last week the Cre8 Lab hosted a Glitter Heat Transfer workshop. The students were asked to bring in a T Shirt or something that they wanted to decorate. Working in Word, everybody was asked to find or create a image or images and put together a design of something that was special…

Reading in the Library in Year 5 & 6

28th July, 2020 Suggested novels for reluctant readers: Graphic Novels: tell stories in both visual and written form Series: popular on Netflix and Stan, watch the series, read the books, hook the reader Humorous: generally, hook the reader in with funny and playful storylines Other recommended books/series:

McAuley Makerspace Term 3 2020

16th July, 2020 McAuley Makerspace is happy to be back up and running for Term 3 this year, after COVID19 restrictions have been lifted in schools across Queensland. The students are working on several activities during the first week, which includes french knitting, feather creation and building with lego. The feather creation is something that…

Cre8 Lab Workshops Term 3 2020

Yes! we are back in business with next terms Cre8 Lab Workshops all planned out. Although there will be smaller groups than normal this term, we will be social distancing and sanatising our way through some wonderful projects. Click on the presentation below to see what we have planned.