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The Art of Networking at Wenona

The Art of Networking at Wenona

30 Nov 2018

Our Year 10 students have been learning the art of networking. After all, research shows your network is your net worth!

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Putting the ‘story’ back into History

Putting the ‘story’ back into History

29 Nov 2018

Our Year 7 students have been learning about the importance of oral history, using their journalistic skills to interview grandparents and local nursing home residents to bring their stories to life i ...

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Student Blog: Wear sunscreen everyone!

Student Blog: Wear sunscreen everyone!

29 Nov 2018

This week, Zara (Year 11) offered up some sage words of wisdom to Senior School: never compare yourself to anyone else. Oh and wear sunscreen!

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Standing up for sustainability

Standing up for sustainability

23 Nov 2018

This week, Year 8 investigated different approaches to sustainability, looking at waste management, sustainable housing and urban development for Design Thinking.

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Australia: a country for all seasons

Australia: a country for all seasons

23 Nov 2018

Year 4 thought they had the four seasons nailed. That was until they started to delve a little deeper and discovered that for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, seasonal calendars are defi ...

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Junior School’s arty side wows Wenona

Junior School’s arty side wows Wenona

23 Nov 2018

We knew something special was coming our way, but the unique and immersive experience that is this year’s Junior School Art Show, complete with its very own Dark Room, blew everyone away when it launc ...

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A STEM Spectacular

A STEM Spectacular

16 Nov 2018

Yesterday Years 5 and 6 presented some spectacular STEM projects to teachers, peers and parents, as part of this year’s STEM Showcase.

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A community of caring at Wenona

A community of caring at Wenona

15 Nov 2018

Service at Wenona is not just about fundraising, it’s also about lending a hand, performing small acts of kindness or giving of our time and skills. It was heartening therefore to see our motto, Ut Pr ...

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Student Blog: The dangerous act of comparison

Student Blog: The dangerous act of comparison

14 Nov 2018

Claudia (Year 11) is one of the Performing Arts Prefects for 2018/2019, otherwise known as one of the leaders of the performing arts cult. And she’s a perfectionist.

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Woodstock revisit retro technology

Woodstock revisit retro technology

9 Nov 2018

Remember untangling chewed cassette tapes from your Sony Walkman? Or inserting Kodak film into your camera? This week Years 1 and 2 took a stroll down memory lane, using inquiry-based learning to inve ...

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The art of speaking up: Festival of Speech

The art of speaking up: Festival of Speech

8 Nov 2018

Speaking and presentation skills are highly sought after by employers. At the Festival of Speech, 22 Wenona students won over the audience with their oratory skills.

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Student Blog: Lest we forget

Student Blog: Lest we forget

8 Nov 2018

Sunday, 11 November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914–18). Isabella (Year 11) gave this speech at a special Remembrance Day Assembly this week.

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Celebrating El Dia de los Muertos

Celebrating El Dia de los Muertos

2 Nov 2018

Wenona’s Spanish students enjoyed a cultural celebration of Mexico’s Day of the Dead today, complete with mariachi musicians, Mexican dancing and of course, the customary ‘pan de muertos’, the Mexican ...

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Inside the School’s spookiest building…

Inside the School’s spookiest building…

2 Nov 2018

They say that actors love the limelight. But according to our Production Crew, there is a ghostly presence that regularly returns for the final curtain at The Independent Theatre and this week, it too ...

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Student Blog: Accept yourself

Student Blog: Accept yourself

2 Nov 2018

At Assembly this week, Chloe (Year 11) spoke about her personal struggles with self-acceptance.

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