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Sharing the Planet with Year 1

Sharing the Planet with Year 1

15 Nov 2019

This week, Year 1 interviewed a ‘panel of experts’, including School Gardener, Mr Dos Santos, asking him lots of questions about bugs, bunnies and bees. It was all part of their latest unit of inquiry ...

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Flying high with STEM

Flying high with STEM

14 Nov 2019

This week, Dr Thompson’s Year 9 STEM class had a chance to fly their own custom designed drones, after using 3D printers to develop and perfect their prototypes.

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Blog: Lest we forget

Blog: Lest we forget

14 Nov 2019

Lucinda and Zara spoke movingly about the significance of Remembrance Day at our Principal’s Assembly on Tuesday.

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Wenona Cadets at Bivouac

Wenona Cadets at Bivouac

8 Nov 2019

During the last week of Term 3, the Wenona Cadets arrived at the Marrangaroo Training Area in Lithgow, ready for the next five days of Bivouac.

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STEM Tour to Lizard Island

STEM Tour to Lizard Island

8 Nov 2019

Exploring our Blue Planet on Wenona’s inaugural STEM Tour to Lizard Island left our students feeling inspired with a sense of wonder and curiosity.

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Blog: Making a difference

Blog: Making a difference

8 Nov 2019

Service Learning is at the heart of what we do at Wenona. It informs our values and our life choices, so it was heartening to hear our students share what they have been doing at our Principal’s Assem ...

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Blog: Service Learning Tours

Blog: Service Learning Tours

1 Nov 2019

Our Year 9 students took part in Service Learning tours during the holidays, immersing themselves in local communities in Borneo, Cambodia, Thailand, Laos and the East Kimberley region of Australia.

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Wenona’s Day of the Dead

Wenona’s Day of the Dead

1 Nov 2019

Hola and Feliz día de Muertos everyone! Yesterday, Wenona celebrated Mexico’s Day of the Dead with dancing in the Undercroft to the sounds of a Mariachi band.

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MUNA: And the winner is…

MUNA: And the winner is…

31 Oct 2019

At the end of Term 3, Wenona hosted the 2019 Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) forum. Students competed in teams against Shore, with Wenona’s USA team placing first.

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It’s game on for Year 6!

It’s game on for Year 6!

24 Oct 2019

Our Year 6 students were bursting with energy and excitement this week as they programmed robots and created interactive games based on Louis Sachar’s book, Holes!

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Be the change: Girl Power

Be the change: Girl Power

24 Oct 2019

Our new Year 12 cohort demonstrated their capacity to make a difference when they spoke about some of the social and environmental initiatives they’ve embraced, as well the young women who are inspiri ...

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Re-evaluating fear

Re-evaluating fear

23 Oct 2019

It’s time for everyone in the School to re-evaluate how they approach things that scare them, says Lara (Year 12).

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Mission Moon for STEM Day

Mission Moon for STEM Day

18 Oct 2019

Wenona enjoyed an incredible day of interdisciplinary learning on Thursday, with students using their ‘big picture thinking’ to make the most of STEM Day 2019.

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Year 10 strike a pose

Year 10 strike a pose

17 Oct 2019

Year 10 Drama students have had great fun honing their movement skills, drawing on some of the techniques Head of Drama, Ms Crittle acquired overseas as part of her Wenona Teaching Fellowship.

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A National Music Title

A National Music Title

16 Oct 2019

Head of Music, Ms Jessica Farrell travelled up to Brisbane last weekend to see our very own Natalie (Year 11) win the prestigious National Youth Concerto Competition.

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