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Year 6 Live Keying Task

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The Library Digital Media Specialist, enjoyed working with the year 6 teachers and students in the last two weeks of the term, assisting them with their “live news reports” on natural disasters. Students worked in small groups to complete their reports and were introduced to many new ICT skills which will be of great use

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Roald Dahl’s 100th Birthday Celebrations

Last week the Years 5 and 6 boys had the opportunity to take part in a range of activities organised to celebrate 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl. With Roald being a favourite of our boys, it was timely to have the boys share their love of his books and have some fun.

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Year 12 Quarantine

This week there has been a complete change of pace in the two top floors of The Lilley Centre as the Year 12 cohort sweated on last minute preparations for the upcoming examinations and assignment hand-ins. The younger year groups were relocated elsewhere to give the seniors exclusive use of the facility for four days.

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Author Mick Elliott Visits BGS

Boys in Years 5 and 6 were treated to a special event on Friday last week. Sydney author Mick Elliott visited the school and was a most entertaining and enthusiastic presenter. Mick is the author of The Turners series, a rollicking tale of Leo Lennox who discovers that he is growing a tail right in

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On Friday 12 August Brisbane Grammar School hosted TEDxYouth@BGS – a student-driven TEDx event providing a platform for thinkers, visionaries, and learners to inspire and be inspired by others.  The theme was Moving Forward and saw speakers and performers from BGS, Brisbane Girls Grammar School, and other external high profile guests, cover a diverse range

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Middle School Science Week 2016

The Library staff joined forces with the Science Department to celebrate Science Week last week. In a very busy schedule, boys and staff took time out to play with and reflect on the use of Technology in STEM, in particular autonomous technology with the theme being Drones, Droids and Robots. Middle School boys were the main

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