Year 7 Religion

Authentic Learning at St Clare's

Our Year 7 students began a wonderful initiative back in Term 1. There goal was to capture some of the wonderful memories of the Poor Clare Sisters before they move to their new premises at Richmond.

One of the most important rituals our Year 7 students participate in is ‘The Garden Walk’ with Sr Louise. Sr Louise takes the entire cohort on a trip around our beautiful garden pointing out the significance of the statues and mosaics. She also recounts some of the great stories the garden has been part of during her time at St Clare’s. This is a wonderful tradition that we need to preserve.

A small group of Year 7 students spent time with Sr Louise talking about the garden and what it meant to the Sisters. They then spent time exploring the garden and gathering images of the statues and mosaics. From there it was time…

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