Throughout these past few weeks, the 'Rulers' maths workshop have been learning about measurement and geometry through a maths project that supported the students to apply their new knowledge through the 'wonderful world' of coding and design. Initially, students were given a student-friendly version of the measurement and geometry Victorian curriculum and asked to highlight their... Continue Reading →
This year's camp to Gilwell Park was full of many moments we're sure students will remember for years to come! See below:
Some of the highlights included: The SNC Talent Show, the Campfire, getting to know new friends, cabin time and the Trampoline.
And for more on debating news, click here and here This term we continue debating program with student writing, researching, planning, drafting, collaborating all in the name of learning the critical and creative skills of being persuasive (and having fun along the way!). Some students are participating in our 'Inter-LC debating' this term- wth SNC, Orizzonte and... Continue Reading →
This week we travelled to Ivanhoe to represent BEPS in the 'Regional Debating Day' at Ivanhoe Girls Grammar. Our students participated with great enthusiasm, and teachers were impressed with their attitude, organisation, and the presentation of arguments and ideas. Topics were: 'That all students should ride their bikes to school' 'That we should ban animal... Continue Reading →
Connected to our inquiry topic of 'truth', the writing focus for SNC this term will be on creating information reports related to a science topic or question that they are interested in learning more about. Students were encouraged to brainstorm all the ideas they had about physical sciences, biological, chemical , earth and space sciences... Continue Reading →