Newman Symposium — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

The first St Clare’s College Newman Symposium was held on Wednesday afternoon prior to the Open Evening. The purpose of the symposium was to showcase some of the outstanding learning that had been taking place in our Year 7 Newman class during the first half of the year. The focus of the symposium was on […] via Newman Symposium — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Drone STEM Project — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Our Year 8.1 students began their second STEM unit for the year at the start of this term. The driving question for the unit is, “How can people and technology improve society?’ The students will be using our Parrot Mambo drones and drone technology in general to investigate this question. The project was launched last […] via Drone STEM Project — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Space STEM Update — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Our Year 7 Newman class members have been busily preparing for next week’s inaugural Newman Symposium. The symposium will be a showcase of some of the amazing learning that has been happening across all their subjects so far this year. The current Space STEM project will be one of the features of the symposium with […] via Space STEM Update — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

CGSSSA Netball Championships

Congratulations to our Intermediate Netball side for making it through to the finals of the CGSSSA Championships on Wednesday. via CGSSSA Netball

Coding Drones — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Our Year 7 Newman class have been busy exploring the possibility of living on Mars as part of their Space STEM project. As part of the project each mission team has to incorporate a robot, a Sphero and a drone into their final presentation with each device working autonomously. This has required the students to […] via Coding Drones — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Space STEM Project — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Coding was the order of the day in today’s Space STEM project. Our Year 7 Newman girls had all three devices on the go as they worked out how to code each device to work within the given space. There were some interesting problems that the students encountered that required some creative thinking. The Sphero […] via Space STEM Project — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Maths Pathway — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

At the start of this year we introduced the Maths Pathway program into Year 7 and subsequently to Year 8 at the start of this term. Maths Pathway is an individualised program that allow students to access content as they are ready for it. Using Maths Pathway is a radical shift away from the more […] via Maths Pathway — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Netball Finals — Sport@St Clare’s

Congratulations to all players and coaches involved in the grand finals of the St Catherine’s Term 2 Netball Competition held last night. These are the results of the games our teams were involved in. St Clare’s 13 won 27-2 against St Clare’s 14 St Clare’s 12 won 14-2 against St Vincent’s St Clare’s 10 lost […] via Netball Finals — Sport@St Clare’s

Table Tennis Australian Championships

Jesslyn Wijaya, Year 11, is going to represent NSW at the 2019 Australian Junior Table Tennis Championship at Wollongong from Friday 5 July – 14 July 2019. The St Clare’s College community wishes her well!

Space STEM Project Update — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s

Our Year 7 Newman class are well underway on their ‘Mars Mission’. This term they have been working on a Space STEM project investigating the driving question, ‘Can You Live on Mars?’ The students have been working in teams to firstly, investigate how they will get to Mars and then what they will need to […] via Space STEM Project Update — Authentic Learning at St Clare’s