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Woodstock sc News Term 211

Seed magic at Woodstock

Seed magic at Woodstock

21 Jun 2018

Watching seeds grow is amazing, as our students in Woodstock have discovered this term. In fact, it’s been like having a front row seat to the magic that is plants growing.

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Chinese yr 5 News Term 2

Year 5 embrace Chinese culture

Year 5 embrace Chinese culture

21 Jun 2018

The magical world of Chinese lion dancing, Chinese instruments and traditional Chinese bracelet making came to Wenona recently and our Year 5 girls loved every moment.

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Drama Yr 10 News Term 2

Drama Year 10 - Great Expectations

Drama Year 10 - Great Expectations

21 Jun 2018

We had ‘great expectations’ of our Year 10 Drama students this week and they didn’t disappoint, bringing Dickens’ story of hope, vanity, snobbery and love to life in two fabulous performances.

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Year 8 camp News Term 22

Year 8 Camp at Berowra Waters

Year 8 Camp at Berowra Waters

13 Jun 2018

Year 8 recently headed north to camp in the spectacular bushland of Berowra Waters on the mighty Hawkesbury River.

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With Refugees News Term 2

Weekly Student Blog

Weekly Student Blog

13 Jun 2018

Ahead of Refugee Week 2018, Rose (Year 12) addressed Assembly and encouraged everyone to celebrate the valued contributions refugees make to our society.

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Year 12 Chem Week News Term 2

Water, water everywhere

Water, water everywhere

12 Jun 2018

Our Year 12 Chemistry students recently travelled to Sydney Water to learn more about chemical monitoring and management.

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MCA News Term 22

Family-style art at the MCA

Family-style art at the MCA

7 Jun 2018

Families from Kindergarten to Year 3 attended Wenona’s inaugural Family Saturday Art Day at the Museum of Contemporary Art recently, for a fun, hands-on and colourful workshop.

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History News Term 2

The Holocaust: the power of personal stories

The Holocaust: the power of personal stories

7 Jun 2018

Conveying the depth and detail needed by our students to fully understand the terrible events of the Holocaust is a complex task, and one our History Department approaches carefully and respectfully.

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Da Vinci News Term 2

Da Vinci Decathlon: expecting the unexpected

Da Vinci Decathlon: expecting the unexpected

1 Jun 2018

Girls from Junior and Senior School had an opportunity to test their intellectual mettle at the Da Vinci Decathlon 2018 last week, competing against some of the brightest students in Sydney to solve m ...

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Rocks yr 4 News Term 2a

Discovering The Rocks

Discovering The Rocks

31 May 2018

Year 4 ventured back in time recently to discover more about The Rocks’ rich heritage and history, including early colonial life and Aboriginal culture.

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Golf News Term 2a

Golf is par for the course at Wenona

Golf is par for the course at Wenona

31 May 2018

Watch out Karrie Webb! Not only do Miss Minifie’s Year 10 PASS students know all about birdies, bogeys and albatrosses, but they recently taught some Year 6 students how to swing a golf club.

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cadets News Term 211

Wenona Cadets lead the way

Wenona Cadets lead the way

24 May 2018

Since we introduced our Cadets program last year, it has gone from strength to strength, with Wenona students achieving great success at the Junior and Senior Leaders Course, and with an intake of 35 ...

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Maths News Term 2

Wenona does the Maths

Wenona does the Maths

24 May 2018

Our Maths Department has been busy this term, with a fun-filled incursion to promote collaboration and critical thinking, and an excursion to UNSW, which placed a career in Maths on student horizons.

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Mooting News Term 2

A Moot Point for Wenona

A Moot Point for Wenona

23 May 2018

Last week, Portia (Year 12), Isabelle (Year 11) and Paige (Year 11) put their advocacy skills to the test at the National High School Mooting Competition at Bond University in Brisbane, battling it ou ...

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Language News Term 2

Konnichiwa, oh là là and Schuplatten

Konnichiwa, oh là là and Schuplatten

17 May 2018

Language pedagogy has come a long way since the days of chanting “amo, amas, amat”, while trying to master the ablative absolute and the gerundive.

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