Learning Area Initiatives and Outcomes
LIBRARY RESOURCE CENTRE
updated September 2012
Monday: before school (8.30-8.50) Lunchtime and after school (until 4pm).
Tuesday: before school (8.30-8.50) Lunchtime and after school (until 4pm).
Alternate Wednesdays: before school (8.30-8.50) Lunchtime and after school (until 4pm).
Thursday: before school (8.30-8.50) and after school (until 4pm).
If a student wishes to keep a book longer than one week they need to advise the library officer so we can reissue.
All students are requested to use a library bag to transport books safely from the library to the classroom or home.
The school library is situated in the lower block.
We have a team of library monitors who are are an integral part of our lunchtime system and we couldn’t function quite so efficiently without them. They are rostered every lunchtime to perform such tasks as:
loaning out and returning materials
tidying bookshelves and games shelves
re-shelving returned books
assisting children with their searches
erecting and dismantling displays
We are always looking for a team of parent library helpers to assist us with shelving and the covering of our constant stream of new resources. The covering could be done at home. Please see Maggie Hill on Tuesday afternoons, Wednesdays or Thursdays if you would like to help out.
During the middle of this year, the Year 6/7 class from Room 17, worked collaboratively to create 10 canvases to help brighten up the library. They worked on themes within the library such as Reference, Fairytales, Animals, The Arts, Fantasy, Geography...