Monthly Archives: March 2013

Possum Magic’s 30th Anniversary

“Once upon a time, but not very long ago, deep in the Australian bush, there lived two possums. Their names were Hush and Grandma Poss. Grandma Poss made bush magic…” Hands up if you love Mem Fox and Julie Vivas’ … Continue reading

Posted in Books Books Books | Tagged | 1 Comment

I feel inspired to … create a forest!

The main ‘noticeboard wall’ in the Primary Library is covered in dull pink carpet (it matched original Library colours).  I have to admit that I have never really found it inspiring.  It also has strips of wiring running through conduit … Continue reading

Posted in I feel inspired to ..., on The Screen | Tagged | 2 Comments

I feel inspired to …

Last weekend I was brainstorming some ideas for doing something creative using silhouettes.  While I was browsing the internet I came across this image … of a papercut artwork (the art of cutting paper) by Chloe North – an art … Continue reading

Posted in Feeling inspired ... | Tagged | 3 Comments

In year 5 or 6 & love to read? Want to join a Book Club? Then read on …

I was VERY excited to find out that some Teacher Librarians I know have started a new ONLINE Book Club that is VERY different. Is for Year 5 and 6 students around Australia. You do NOT all read the same … Continue reading

Posted in Book Club, Books Books Books, ICTs | Tagged | 2 Comments

Rethinking our Library space #2 New Picture Book shelves!

THESE are what I was unpacking a little while ago! The new shelves have brought our Picture Book area to life … the charcoal coloured shelves make the book covers jump out and grab you as you pass by – … Continue reading

Posted in Books Books Books | Tagged | 2 Comments