Coming soon…Landscapes of Truth…

To celebrate out inquiry projects, you are most welcome to attend... ‘Landscapes of Truth’ An exhibition of student learning  When: Week 4 Tuesday 6th August 1:30-3:30 Where: The Gallery Of Truth (SNC Learning Community) All welcome!

‘The Art of Arguing’ returns!

It's back! Debating has returned and the buzz in SNC has been electric! For the past 4 years, Debating has become an integral part of the 4/5/6 program. It is easy to see how such an important skill connects to many aspects of the Victorian Curriculum, such as writing, reading speaking and listening, critical and creative... Continue Reading →

Respectful Relationships in SNC

'Respectful Relationships' is another part of the weekly timetable in 456 SNC. These sessions happen usually once a week, and often have a reading, writing or philosophical focus. This included at the start of the year, we began with a 'thinking routine' - the ‘Thinking Compass’. Students were asked to list the following, using 'N/E/S/W' (This... Continue Reading →

The truth? You can’t handle…the truth!

Last week in our philosophy lesson, Su Nei Cieli continued exploring the concept of ‘truth’.   Students were asked to come up with a definition of 'truth'. A seemingly easy task? We discovered it was trickier than you think. Here's what our philosophers started with: Truth is being honest to your values. You want to... Continue Reading →

The (honest to goodness) truth!

Philosophy throughout the past three weeks has connected to a provocation  - 'what is stranger than fiction?' where our 456 SNC philosophers have been discussing the concept of 'truth'. We started with a story 'The Honest To Goodness Truth' by Patricia Mckissak and Giselle Potter. It is about a girl who decides to only tell... Continue Reading →

Week 5 – The wrap up!

The past two weeks has been a hive of activity in 456 SNC. This week we have asked some students to write about what has been happening. Welcome to - the Week 5 wrap up! Sport by Elsie Every Friday the kids in SNC do a sport that they have signed up for, like fitness,... Continue Reading →

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