Virtual Author Visit Nova Weetman

7th October, 2021 During Term four the students from year 5 and 6 were very excited to have a Virtual Author visit from Nova Weetman. The students were lucky enough to gather in our school theatre and connect with Nova through skype on our huge screen in Claver theatre. Nova chatted with the students about…

Music Library Displays

The Archives has presented a wonderful display in the Heritage listed Music Library rooms. Here is a collection of presentations of the history of the school as well as some interesting stories to celebrate the 160th year of th School. 360 Image of the Music Room – Click and drag to view entire room. 160…

Winter Holiday Reads

It looks like it is going to be a chilly winter this year, and that is always a good time to stay rugged up and warm with a good book. Below are a few of the new books that are available in the Library for you to borrow during the Winter break. Click onto the…

National Simultaneous Storytime 2021

20th May 2021 National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centers, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. Now in its 20th successful year,…

Makerspace Activities Term 1 2021

The Makerspace will be up and running as usual next year, and we have some great activities for the students to choose from. Always during the beginning of every year we have “Get to know you” activities for the first few weeks. Check out the presentation below to see what is happening during the first…

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:

Staff Holiday Reads Gift Pack

26th June 2020 At the end of every term, the library sends out information to teachers and staff at All Hallows’ School about new and interesting books that we have available in the library to read over the holidays. We are advocates for lifelong learning and our aim is to inspire everyone to keep reading…

Open Day Virtual Tour 2020

All Hallows’ Open day is usually in May each year, however this year we have had to be creative and develop a virtual open day. Below is some presentations from both the McAuley Library and the Potter Library. Showcasing programs, workshops and activities that are available to students during their school years. Potter Library Virtual…

New eBooks 2020

Check out the new e-Books that we have available for you in the Library Catalogue. Click on the image to borrow. Scroll down to the bottom of the page for our tutorial on how to borrow ebooks and Audiobooks if you need to.

The Bookchelor 2019

29th November, 2019 Back by popular demand! The Bookchelor is a reading promotion that the Potter Library hosts each year to encourage students to borrow as many books as they would like over the summer break. Based on the Bachelor T.V. series, the girls have a time limit to date a book. They can then…