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Dear Parents, This week as part of ALIA’s Library & Information Week we will be participating in National Simultaneous Storytime on Wednesday at 11.20 as mentioned last newsletter. The lovely Lawson Pre Schoolers will join us again this year....

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Dear Parents, On Wednesday 23rd of May at 11.20am, we will be participating in NSS.National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book...

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In the last few years we have participated in the OLN Reading Challenge with book prizes etc. Every student this year will participate in the PRC as the site has become more user friendly than in previous years...

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Dear Parents, We have been furthering our coding skills in ES1 St1 and Stage 2. The Infants have been coding ozobots using the Code Reference Chart , where they have had to write various speeds in code for ozobot races....

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We have had lots of fun coding in our Kindergarten and Stage 1 lessons during Library time. The students are learning that coding is following a sequence of steps (algorithms) to solve a problem. This learning is aimed at developing problem solving skills and logical thinking.

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Dear Parents, We had a wonderful first 2 weeks in ES1 and Stage 1 with our Bear Borrowing and Coding with our Paddington theme. Mr Brown in Paddington 2 makes the statement ”He looks for the good in all of us.” In our lessons we...

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Calling all Stage 1 & ESI Bears Please come along to your Library lesson Thurs St1, Fri for Kinder. Bear Borrowing and ‘Coding Unplugged’ This week Stage 1 & ESI together with their bears will a solve a problem by following a sequence of steps - algorithms...

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Jodie Dunkley and Chris Banham from Accenture ran this year’s Hour of Code....

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Hour of Code; Accenture mentors to visit us; new Elibrary interface and books in need of covering...

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We have really been enjoying our ‘spooky stories’ this term with the children borrowing these on library days.

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Reading Gives You Superpowers. Students at OLN are encouraged to read many genres throughout the year, spooky stories, humour, non-fiction.

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Tech Girls are Superhero's are Regional Winners for 2017 and Book Week was an awesome success...

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Our Tech Girls are Super Heroes are certainly heroes and what fabulous events we celebrated during this years Book Week - Escape from Everywhere!

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Well the Tech Girls have made their pitches for their APPs...

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I am so excited to announce that our 2 Tech Girl Teams have completed their apps for the competition, their pitches to the judges and business plans. This project represents about 80 hours of work. Congratulations girls! We are so proud of you! Read on for Book Week News...

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