Every year, new Australian book for youth are judged in several categories for their literary merit and suitability for junior students. Prizes to the authors are awarded in several categories. Wonthaggi Secondary College Dudley Campus promotes awareness of these award winning books by making special presentations in the library during English classes and inviting students to read these books.
Last thursday, our year 7 students were able to experience an entire day celebrating indigenous culture through various activities throughout the day.
On the 3rd of August the northern side of the Dudley campus library was transformed in to a dining hall to celebrate the reading efforts of our year 7 students. The top readers for the term were awarded with a hot chip lunch and fresh fruit to acknowledge their commitment to developing their reading skills.
Book Week Dress Up day is coming around again on the 1st of September so you better start thinking about getting your book character costume ready before then!
Scot Gardner once again charmed the year 9 students of Wonthaggi Secondary College, dazzling everyone with his stories and bringing out the creative spirit in our students.