We will be holding a parent information session for information on e-Book borrowing. We will run through with you how your child can use their device to borrow e-books from the library over holidays, and how to listen to audiobooks. This is a great opportunity to help your kids do some (free!) holiday reading. We'd … Continue reading Borrowing e-Books and Audio books Information session
This week notes are going home for students in years 6-8 for the amazing opportunity to meet Jack Heath, a bestselling and award-winning author. Jack Heath has written twenty action-packed novels, and will be visiting Harrison School to talk to students from 6-8 about reading, writing and books. This is a fantastic experience for the … Continue reading Jack Heath- Author Visit 6-8
Bell Shakespeare is coming to perform for us here at Harrison school on Wednesday 7 June. This is a fantastic opportunity for our 7-10 students to see a performance by one of Australia's top theater companies that will enhance students' understanding and enjoyment of Shakespeare. There are only 180 spots available and places will fill … Continue reading Bell Shakespeare Performance
Just a quick reminder to get your notes in ASAP for the Week 6 Bell Shakespeare performances as they are due tomorrow. Years 7/8 will be watching the action packed 'Such Sweet Sorrow' on Wednesday March 9 in preparation for their Romeo and Juliet study. Years 9/10 will be watching 'Hamlet: Out of Joint' on Thursday March … Continue reading Week 6 7-10 Bell Shakespeare Performances
Our Year 10 English/SOSE classes are currently undertaking a geographical inquiry into the social, economic, political and environmental impacts of the proposed light rail line in Gungahlin. As a part of this project, our students have designed an anonymous survey in order to gather as much information as they can about the perspectives of the people … Continue reading Year 10 Needs Your Help!
This is a quick reminder that the notes and money are due back tomorrow for the Year 9 excursion to the War Memorial on Thursday of week 9 (25/6/15). Even if you have been to the War Memorial before, this is a great opportunity to participate in a program designed by specialists in this area.
As part of our Year 9 SoSE studies, Year 9 students have the opportunity to attend an excursion at the Australian War Memorial on Thursday June 25. Students will participate in the educational program called, ‘Australians and the First World War’. This program focuses on the First World War and the role that Australians played … Continue reading Year 9 War Memorial Excursion