M.P.S. LIBRARY/RESOURCE CENTRE
A place for information and reading, leisure and learning
Providing electronic and print resources supporting curriculum development and implementation of quality teaching/learning programmes (which cater for individual differences)
With a trained teacher librarian the M.P.S. library/resource centre;
* supports and maintains effective parent, student, staff and community participation and pride in our school.
* encourages community library volunteers to assist.
* welcomes parents and grandparents to donate resources during the year.
A highlight of our literary calendar is our annual Book Week festivities celebrating The Children's Book Council award winning literature. In 2009 the theme is "BOOK SAFARI" and parents/carers are invited to this exciting event.
Students use the internet as well as books to investigate their research topics during their timetabled lessons which develop information skills. They follow 6 steps in the information process including:
OUR FAVOURITE AUTHORS
Picture book authors Recommended authors of novels