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Term 2 Workshops

Matariki Workshops

Cosy up to some great books and let the children experience the magic of stories under the Matariki stars. Matariki songs, stories and craft all included, adding up to 90 minutes of literacy taonga. Year 1 - 8.

The Browse and Borrow Tour

Do you want to experience the new Library layout? This is the workshop for you. We will take a tour of the Library, teach your children how to use the catalogue, browse the different collections and then set the children free to see what they can see. Storytime included. Year 1 - 8

Book Talks

Every fortnight for 20 minutes Lindsay will fan the fire of reading by presenting books he loves to your class. Warning: Dog Man will be included at least twice. Year 1 - 8

Library Resources

We have a wonderful range of resources we can either bring to you or set up here.

Build a video game with Bloxels
Code with Dash and Dot Robots
Coding with Lightbot and Scratch
Educational Digital Games
Lego construction

Lindsay's Book of the Month

The read-aloud book for May is...