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Rātapu 23 Poutūterangi
Whāia te iti kahurangi ki te tūohu koe me he maunga teitei
Seek the treasure you value most dearly: if you bow your head, let it be to a lofty mountain.
This whakatauki is about aiming high or for what is truly valuable, but it's real message is to be persistent and don't let obstacles stop you from reaching your goal.
-Maori whakatauki or proverb
Word of the day
Nexus (nex·us) n. A means of connection; a link or tie: “The nexusbetween the mob and gambling.” 2. A connected series or group. 3. The core or center.
Te Reo word of the day / Kupu o te Ra
Ka haere ngā tamariki ki te toa.
The children will go to the shop.
大(dà)家(jiā)好(hǎo) Hello everyone
Student librarians 2018
Sam Brown, Nirvanah Seth, Stephanie Perniskie
Annika Bohra, Rachel Vass, Emily Brown, Zoe Morrison-Gardner, Amelia Taylor, Julia Kemmitt
Zara Kant, Ishta Khot, Sascha Thomson, Cam Nunes
Ella Briggs, Charlotte Withers, Isobel Scherf,
Elizabeth Derby, Bethany Kaye-Blake, Sophia Hallum-Clarke, Hannah Burbery
So happy to have this great team working in the library.
We are going to have a wonderful year!
Student Librarian job description 2018
Classic Book Reading Challenge
Book to screen
We have a great new science mag!!
New book for the library!
Junior school competition
....this Fabulous, Funny & Fierce book,
Horrible History 25th Anniversary Yearbook
All you need to do is:
Write a paragraph about a time in history.
Tell us all about it with some lively description- make us feel like we lived there.
Entries close Tue 27 March
3 winning entries will be told on Wed 28 March
Te Papa’s spectacular new art gallery opens 17 March 2018
Go to the 4th floor and see the beautiful new art space in Te Papa, featuring the Pacific Sisters and Lisa Walker.
Student Support Programmes
QMC has a new website dedicated to sharing news, opportunities, information, and advice on student learning support, further education, and career pathways.
There are fantastic opportunities here for writers, creators, performers, budding entrepreneurs!
Please click here to be taken to the website.
Junior school writers' group 2018