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Dear Junior School Community,

The Mary MacKillop Library team are so excited for this year’s Children’s Book Council of Australia Book Week: Dreaming with eyes open… in Week 5 this term! Here is the video of this year’s artist, Jasmine Seymour, announcing the theme!

We are happy to announce the special guests and events booked in for the week:

Monday, 22 August: Book Week Liturgy, hosted by 2 Blue, in Lesson 7

Tuesday, 23 August: R-2 Book Week Performance at 9am: Story Quest!

Tuesday, 23 August: Author Jane Jolly presenting to the Year 3-6 classes

Wednesday, 24 August: R-6 Book Week Dress Up and Parade at 9am

Thursday, 25 August: Illustrator Mandy Foot presenting to the R-2 classes

Friday, 26 August: Year 3-6 Activity Day

We look forward to welcoming Jane Jolly, Mandy Foot, and the Perform Education crew to our school!

To prepare in library classes, we have been reading the shortlisted books – which ones do you think will win?

We are excited to see what your dream costumes will be!

Adriana Macdonald
Teacher Librarian
Junior School

Upcoming Dates - Junior School
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