Year 7 Advanced English – Blackout Poetry

In the Year 7 Advanced English class we have been learning about poetry. We learned that words can create a variety of emotions and tell stories within stories. Working with that idea, students found inspiration from a variety of texts, including Romeo and Juliet, Harry […]

Wellbeing @ Clonard

This Semester Year 7s have participated in the Play Humour and Fun unit in Wellbeing as part of the focus on Engagement. Play Humour and Fun can open the mind to learning. Humour can relieve stress and counteract physiological responses to anxiety. Play allows for […]

Year 7 Water Displays

Clonard College students in year seven Humanities have been examining water in the world as part of their Deep Learning Project: Why is water so important? Students collaborated with each other to research and analyse the different uses of water in our world and of […]

Year 7 and 8 Connection Conversations

As part Clonard College’s Wellbeing framework, Year 7 and 8 students have had opportunities to take part in ‘Connection Conversation’ with their families and wellbeing teacher each term during 2021. These 10 minute conversations have been an opportunity to stay connected, build relationships and provide […]

Year 7s back at school

Sports Equipment All Yr 7 Wellbeing classes have been provided with down balls and various sized skipping ropes to encourage being active during break times.  Year 7B colour coded and distributed the equipment to classes today.  Back to School Quotes I’ve enjoyed learning from home, […]

Yr 7 Numeracy ‘Number and Algebra’

The Yr 7 Numeracy class’ current unit is ‘Number and Algebra’.  During their class today, Friday, the class took part in a Kahoot. The students were asked to completed number patterns and identify rules.  Gold to Peppa, silver to Dakottah and bronze to Emmerson.  Kahoot is […]

‘On a Scale of Spongebob’ check-in

Year 7B Wellbeing Teacher, Mr Lance Houlihan, checked in to see how the class was feeling at the start of Friday morning’s Period 1 Wellbeing lesson using a temperature check-in called, ‘On a Scale of Spongebob’.  These check-ins are a great way for teachers to […]

Year 7 Gaga Pit Tournament

This week we kicked off round one of the Year 7 Gaga tournament, Wellbeing group Vs Wellbeing group. This event has been planned and organised by Year 11 VCAL students and it was the perfect way to keep warm on a cold day! The event will be […]

Project Rock-It

RALLY: New ways to tackle bullying – The aim of this interactive presentation was to Empower students to create a culture that challenges bullying behaviour, both online and in person. Students learned socially credible strategies to take action and unite together, instead of standing by […]