Our Year 7 students recently embarked on an eye-opening science excursion titled “Endangered Species,” where they focused on the local flora and fauna facing critical challenges. The students were divided into different groups, each exploring a unique environment: The Moorabool River groups immersed themselves in […]
On 15 August four Year 7 students had an astronomical night where we got to have a look at the rings around Saturn, Mercury, Mars, the Southern cross, the jewel box cluster, comets and the constellation Scorpio. We saw some photos of the sun and […]
What a fantastic Science Week we had at Clonard. Here is a gallery of photos that show some of the great events that took place throughout the week.
The VCE Environmental Science students were busy doing field work out at Mt Rothwell late into the night. They trapped, tracked and collected valuable data about the critically endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoots.
Students launched into deep space, journeying through Mathematics and Science to uncover the mystical phenomena of eclipses, seasons, technology and living in space stations beyond the moon. The students had the opportunity to explore the planetarium and measurement at Scienceworks as well as listen to […]
On August 16, the three Year 11 Biology classes were lucky enough to go on an excursion to the Werribee Zoo for our unit on genetic diversity. During this excursions we engaged in two workshops lead by knowledgeable zookeepers. One workshop helped deepen our understanding […]
15-21 November 2021 – Celebrating Bees and Pollinators Next week is Australian Pollinator Week with some fun activities to get involved with at school and at home. MEET A BEEKEEPER Come and hear in person about the amazingness of honeybees and how they make honey. […]
Introduction: National Science Weeks runs every year to celebrate science and technology. The Science team at Clonard were super excited to run a variety of engaging activities throughout the week to showcase the many aspects of science and technology. This year’s theme was Food – […]
Do you need help with your latest Science assignment? Did you miss a Science class last week and need help catching up? Do you have further questions about what you’re covering in Science class? The Science teachers can help! Every Tuesday lunchtime we are […]
For part of Term 2, our Year 9 science students have been exploring our Dynamic Earth. This involved investigating the structure of the Earth, plate tectonics, continental drift, earthquakes and volcanoes. All students were asked to research, plan, design and build, ‘an earthquake resistant building’ […]