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August Gathering Flyer - 8,9,10 Aug 2017

It's August Gathering Time! The Term 3 Gathering will be held on Tuesday 8th - Thursday 10th August 2017 at the Queanbeyan Distance Education Centre. There will be lots of new skills to learn including drama and puppetry, documentary and film editing skills as well as lots of time for meeting an with friends and teachers at the Sausage Sizzle and Year 6 Farewell. Please take a look at the August Gathering Flyer for more information, and don't forget to let you teacher know if you'll be able to make it or not.... Read more

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NAPLAN Letter to Parents

NAPLAN Letter to parents NAPLAN will be held next term on Tuesday 9th May, Wednesday 10th May & Thursday 11th May for students in Year 3, 5, 7 and 9. Please read the NAPLAN Letter to parents (pdf 255 KB) for more information.... Read more

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May Gathering Flyer 2017

It's Gathering time at Queanbeyan Distance Education Centre! The May gathering will be held on Tuesday 9th, Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th of May 2017. The May Gathering will focus on STEM and our environment. Students will participate in excursions, robotics, coding, science investigations, problem solving activities, physical education and more. There will be opportunities to play and socialise with peers as well as spend time with their teachers. We look forward to seeing you. Please take the time to have a look at the May Gathering Flyer... Read more

Changes to School Finance

Please read the attached letter outlining the changes to payments while we transition to a new account. changes to school finances (pdf 905 KB)... Read more

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Dorothea McKellar Poetry Competition 2017

To all who are interested in participating in the The Dorothea MacKellar Poetry Awards 2017, below are details about the competition. Dorothea McKellar (docx 527 KB) Contact your teacher if you are interested.... Read more

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Creative Projects - 2016 *UPDATE #3*

Creative Projects - 2016 *** We have even more Projects to share! Come take a look *** We have received some outstanding projects recently and we just had to share them. Students were asked to choose a topic that interests them and then plan and present a electronic project. Jackson Jackson made an excellent presentation about the Moon. He not only had great facts but also some really nice images and crafty creations. Take a look: Jackson's Moon presentation (pdf 1307 KB) Nixon Nixon made a... Read more

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ANZAC Day Artwork

A big thank you to all of the students who contributed to the ANZAC day artwork. It looks amazing!... Read more

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Stories for Simon Artwork

QDE students have done some great learning and thinking about the Apology to the Stolen Generations. Here are some of the excellent pieces that they have created after reading and viewing the book 'Stories for Simon'. Together they make a great show case of our students thoughts and opinions. Congratulations to all on your great work.... Read more

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Brown Family video projects

The Brown Family have been Traveling Australia and have created some excellent video projects. They are all a brilliant combination great facts and plenty of humour! Imogen Yr 6 Your browser does not support the video tag. Lachlan Yr 4 Your browser does not support the video tag. Zoe Yr 2 Your browser does not support the video tag.... Read more

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Celebrating Me

Stephen has made a wonderful presentation as a part of his Succeed at QDE set. Please have a look at his PowerPoint presentation its a great example of a Succeed at QDE project. Well Done Stephen. Celebrating Me (pptx 3787 KB)... Read more

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Project Based Learning - New and Updated

- Update No 2 - We have three more excellent projects to share with the latest update. They all have a great combination of interesting facts, photos, videos, audio and clever graphics. Take a look! -Update No 2- - Update - The Projects keep on pouring in and we just had to share them. There is so much variety and creativity on show. Have a look. -Update- The students who attended the gathering were treated to a presentation of the truly unique and amazing projects created by students from 5/6J. With their imagination ignited, the students... Read more

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Newsletters and Notifications with School Enews

Sign up and have QDE newsletters and notifications sent automatically to your email or to you iPad, iPhone or android device with our new app. This is the easiest and fastest way to receive essential information from Queanbeyan Distance Education. Once you sign up or download the app, all of our newsletters and notifications be sent to you automatically. Signing up is quick and easy. Follow this link to register by email: Notes and Newsletters Or Download the QDE app from the App store or Google Play Download the QDE App (or search: Queanbeyan... Read more

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Homework Help with School A-Z

The School A to Z app has been created by the NSW Department of Education to help parents and their school-aged children, wherever and whenever they have homework and study questions. It's available free for Android and Apple mobile devices, and is an essential tool containing: English A to Z - more than 350 definitions of commonly used English terms from primary and high school. Each word has an easy-to-understand definition based on the current school curriculum, with illustrations and help sheets explaining the rules of grammar. Maths A to... Read more

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