November 25, 2019

In the Library we have been discussing  Non Fiction resources and the Dewey Decimal Classification System.

One of the beautiful books we featured was "The Big Book of Birds" by Yuval Zommer.  It inspired Mrs Sayers and her class, B6 to complete some beautiful artwo...

October 22, 2019

Alison Lester and Scully's Singing Stories

Free

Come and meet Alison Lester! Alison has created more than 40 children's picture books including family favourites Magic Beach, Noni the Pony and Kissed by the Moon. Join us for a special story time for the launch of her new...

September 12, 2019

Book Week.

All students at Torquay College voted for their favourite book from the CBCA Shortlist.

Here are the results!

Voted Number 1:

Cicada by Shaun Tan: 

In his latest picture book, acclaimed Australian illustrator, writer and film-maker Shaun Tan explores the ponderou...

July 22, 2019

Review of "Good Selfie: Tips & Tools for Teens to Nail".

By Jaime M.

This is an amazing book about setting achievable goals and building self confidence.  Turia has gone through an incredibly difficult time in her life and it is awesome the things she did to push through...

May 17, 2019

Huge thank you to the amazing Turia for donating 2 copies of her book "Good Selfie: Tips & Tools for Teens to Nail Life".

Good Selfie contains simple strategies to help kids and teens build self-confidence, get through hard times and go after their goals.

It's real, stra...

May 6, 2019

Get Ready for National Simultaneous Story time!

  Alpacas with Maracas are about to take Torquay College by storm.

All over Australia on Wednesday 22nd May in Libraries, Schools, Pre-Schools and on radio and television, the book by Matt Cosgrove Alpacas with Maracas will...