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Author Sally Fawcett Visits Writers Circle

In Writers Circle last Thursday, students were treated to a visit from published children’s author, Sally Fawcett.  Sally read her book “Through the Gate” and gave students a rare insight into both the writing and illustrating process at different stages of the book. She showed them her original artworks and talked about how body language mirrored […]

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Writers Inspiring Readers

In the first week of June,  MRPS students were treated to a sneak peek of what would be presented at the official annual Margaret River Readers and Writers Festival.  Ms Jolly organised a range of presenters who came to our school and shared the experience of writing with our students.  The presentations were arranged in […]

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Andy Griffiths’ Guest Post

Welcome back everybody!  School starts for students tomorrow, Wednesday 24 July.  Hope everybody had a good holiday break to re-energise!  🙂 When Andy was here earlier in the year, I asked him if he’d like to write something for us and here it is.  He’s given us a preview of the detailed front cover which […]

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SIMPSON THE BRAVE WINS FOR MITCHELL

  Mitchell in Room 6 is a talented Year 3.  His poem “Simpson the Brave” recently won a prize in The West Australian Young Writer’s Competition in their Years 3/4 Poetry Section.   Listen to Mitchell reading his award winning poem by clicking on the MP3 arrow below. Simpson the Brave by Mitchell 0 Favorite

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