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Year 8 Science tackle the Final Frontier

Year 8 Science tackle the Final Frontier

21 Oct 2021

Our Year 8 Science students recently attended a fascinating seminar with Annie Handmer, a PhD student who is researching Australia’s space science projects. It sparked some big questions.

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News Festival of Speech

The Art of speaking up: Festival of Speech

The Art of speaking up: Festival of Speech

21 Oct 2021

Wenona’s entrants to the Festival of Speech made an overwhelmingly positive impression with their critical thinking, presentation and oratory skills last weekend.

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News | Blog BlogWk3

Face Your Fears

Face Your Fears

21 Oct 2021

For Abbey in Year 11, determination and letting go of fear have helped her to overcome challenges in life. That and watching J.K. Rowling’s powerful graduation speech at Havard University.

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News Sydney to Byron

Swim Squads with a difference

Swim Squads with a difference

14 Oct 2021

What to do when you’re Head Swim Coach and you can’t physically train your squad on site? Well, Mr Creighton devised some very creative solutions to the challenges of lockdown. Read on!

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News Girl Child

Celebrating The International Day of the Girl

Celebrating The International Day of the Girl

14 Oct 2021

This week, Wenona marked the International Day of the Girl Child with an inspirational presentation by Lexi, Karoy, Alex and Ruby.

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News | Blog Blog Tile Wk23

Blog: Time waits for nobody, even Alex

Blog: Time waits for nobody, even Alex

14 Oct 2021

This week, Alex, one of our Community and Service Captains for 2021/2022, talks about the notion of time… which has proved somewhat elusive to her in the past.

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News Aesops

Aesop’s Fables Year 1 style

Aesop’s Fables Year 1 style

7 Oct 2021

What is a fable? Just ask Ms Christofa’s Year 1 students, who recently finished writing and creating their own fables, videoing their own dramatic performances for their peers to enjoy!

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News | Blog BlogWk1

Blog: Holidays, Lockdown and Grimes

Blog: Holidays, Lockdown and Grimes

7 Oct 2021

Amelie, one of our Vice Captains for 2021/2022, welcomed everyone back to Term 4, with her unique take on life, lockdown and holidays (and Grimes’ outfit at the Met Gala). Read on!

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News Pyschology Tile

The Psychology of Younger Siblings

The Psychology of Younger Siblings

7 Oct 2021

Ms Wenlock’s Year 9 Psychology students have been studying Child Psychology, using their younger siblings to test out the theories of renown Swiss clinical psychologist, Jean Piaget.

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News Vistual Camp

The Joys of Virtual Camp

The Joys of Virtual Camp

16 Sep 2021

What to do when you can’t go off on camp because you’re on lockdown? Have a virtual camp that’s what! And our Year 3 and Year 4 students loved every minute of it, pitching tents and cubbies inside and ...

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News Yr2History

Doing School Differently

Doing School Differently

16 Sep 2021

For Ms Peck’s Year 2 students, it’s been fascinating to see how different communities around the globe do school, how education in Australia has changed over time, and how Wenona itself has changed to ...

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News HOLA

Hola from Year 10 to Woodstock

Hola from Year 10 to Woodstock

16 Sep 2021

This term, Ms Varela and Mr Miller challenged their Year 10 Spanish students to create a bilingual picture book for – and about ¬– a student (K to 2) with whom they’d been paired.

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News | Blog Nashara

Blog: Be like Thor

Blog: Be like Thor

9 Sep 2021

On Tuesday, Nashara in Year 10 spoke to everyone at our Principal’s Assembly about the importance of keeping a positive mindset until the end of term, despite the challenges.

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News Yr11VA

Year 11’s Art and Soul

Year 11’s Art and Soul

9 Sep 2021

In uncertain times like these, putting the creative lens on our surroundings is a great way of keeping our spirits alive and our feelings united, as Ms Sinclair and Ms Carson’s Year 11 students have d ...

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News Bird Feeders

A Little Bird Told Me

A Little Bird Told Me

9 Sep 2021

As the dawn chorus has filled the morning sky this term, our Kindergarten students have ventured outside, watching, observing and learning from nature as part of their latest PYP unit of inquiry into ...

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