We have another fun month planned for you all! So take a look below, pencil in the dates in your diaries and let’s get excited!! 😀
We start next week with our Grammar and Jobs Workshops. Please be aware that our workshop rooms have now changed to Room 4! This Wednesday (6/4), back by popular demand we will be heading over to the park to play soccer! We had such a good turn out last time that we decided to run it again! Just in time for the soccer season! 🙂 Sign up and meet at reception at 2pm. Thursday (7/4) is our Pronunciation Workshop which will also be in Room 4. Learn all about how and when we use stress on the words that we speak. Friday (8/4) afternoon, join your teacher at the local Merlo Cafe for an afternoon of Conversation Club! Practice your speaking skills and gain confidence! Sign up and meet at reception after Option Class!
Wednesday (13/4) this week is the return of our popular trip to Mt Coot-tha! See Brisbane City from the top of our local mountain lookout. Remember to bring your camera and your GoCard to catch the bus. Sign up at reception – we’ll leave together at 2pm. Join us on Thursday (14/4) for the Phrasal Verbs Workshop. This week’s topic you’ll be looking at different ways to use “out” in a phrase. Get out! Keep out! Go out! Friday (15/4) afternoon, get your Ping-Pong paddles ready – it’s tournament time! Who will win? Register at reception! 🙂
A lot of you songbirds have requested we do Karaoke again, so this Wednesday (20/4) we will fire up the karaoke machine and sing the afternoon away! Sing a duet with a friend or go it solo by yourself – it’s up to you! Register your name at reception if you’re interested! Pronunciation Workshop is back again this Thursday (21/4), this time you’ll be learning about ‘the schwa’. Learn about the phonetic chart and how this little symbol is pronounced in various ways. Friday (22/4) of this week, we will head on over to Strike Bowling in the Wintergarden! You must sign up at reception beforehand, but we can pay at the door. Bring in the weekend with your mates, some beers and good old-fashioned fun! We’ll leave school at 2pm.
Please be aware that Monday (25/4) this week is a Public Holiday, therefore the school will be closed! ANZAC Day is a special day where Australians and New Zealanders remember those who have served and fallen for our countries during war. You can pay your respects by attending the ANZAC Day parade in the city. More details will be posted for you closer to the date. 🙂 Wednesday (27/4) this week, join Tara on an adventure to the University of Queensland! We’ll be catching the ferry to the St Lucia campus. While you’re there, you will learn about life as a University student, check out the local uni bar and eat some famous UQ pizza! Sign up at reception before Wednesday. Thursday (28/4) will be something a little different. Head on over to room 4 for the Lexis Writing Workshop. Wind down and say goodbye to April on the last Friday (29/4) for the month with a Yoga session with Teacher Sarah. Be one with your mind, body and spirit. Limited to 14 people only, so be quick to register your name!
That’s it for the month of April! As always, we are open to suggestions for activities, so please see Tara at reception if you have any ideas/feedback! 🙂 Have a fantastic weekend everyone!