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REVIEWS: Great summer reads for kids

Though the long summer break is the perfect opportunity for kids to switch off and get outdoors, it’s also critical for them to keep up their reading skills.

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NOTICEBOARD: Buderim school students win third place in national Young Scientists competition

Buderim Mountain State School students and twins, Cooper and Bradman Miller-Smith, have received third place in the annual NATA Young Scientists of the Year Awards.

Preschool

THINGS TO DO: Count down to Christmas with a Book Advent Calendar

The countdown to Christmas is well and truly ON! But this year, why not ditch the commercial chocolate advent calendars for a new family tradition?

Education

EDUCATION: Flinders celebrates Outdoor Classroom Day

As schools Australia-wide prepare to celebrate Outdoor Classroom Day this Thursday, 1 November, Matthew Flinders Anglican College on the Sunshine Coast is planning a fun day of open-air learning.

Primary

EDUCATION: Teachers' Day 2018

Thinking back on your own school days, which teacher inspired you and why?

Secondary

EDUCATION: Nurturing the potential of gifted and talented students

Gifted and talented children comprise unique characteristics, so how do we nurture their potential?

Primary

SCIENCE: Fun ways to get kids excited about space

We chat to Kirsten Banks, astronomy educator who works at the Sydney Observatory to find out more about getting kids excited about space.

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NOTICEBOARD: Bindi’s Story wins award at Wakakirri

Sunshine Beach State School struck gold when they took out the Sunshine Coast Regional Finals.

Primary

BACK TO SCHOOL: Healthy lunch box ideas to ease the back to school rush

As the kids return to school, are you wondering if the lunch and snacks in your kids lunch box are the best and healthiest option?

Education

EDUCATION: Starting school in 2019

This term, as you and your child begin to plan for the big step from kindy to school, you will have a lot to share with your child’s new school teacher. A transition statement is one way for the...

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EDUCATION: 31 authors every child should read

Kids stuck for reading inspiration? Here's a list of authors that every child should put on their reading list.

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NOTICEBOARD: Sunshine Beach State School makes all the right moves

Students from Sunshine Beach State School made all the right moves at the Sunshine Coast Chess Championships recently.