Year 8 Community of Kindness

Year 8 Wellbeing classes have learned that kindness is contagious and the by doing kind things for others it can not only make one feel better, but also reduce stress, anxiety and depression. During this lock down, Year 8s have reached out to the community […]

Year 8 Digitech

The students have been exploring some digital applications, a perfect remote learning task. The brief was to make a group shot with your friends and include a funny caption and they nailed it! Olympics Theme:

Year 8 My Place – Autobiography Showcase

The Year 8s recently showcased and celebrated work completed across subject areas including English, Food Technology, Science, Wellbeing, Art, and Physical Education.  Students have contributed to all areas and learnt about the importance of First Nations and their stories.  In learning about this work students […]

Year 8 Family Recipes

As a part of the process of creating an autobiography on the theme of ‘My Place’, students were invited to cook a meal at home and bring it into class along with a recipe and story of the meal. Students were lucky enough to sample […]

Year 8 Expo: My Place – First Nations

Please find information related to our ‘My Place – First Nations’ – Year 8 Expo being held on Tuesday 8 June between 3.45pm and 6pm.  Students will facilitate the afternoon and we would like to see as many families as possible attend this event.   The event will […]

Year 8 Camp Reflections

Clonard staff at Year 8 Camp at a disco for all, with a theme of Neon 90’s.  The date was April 2021 and the venue Point Lonsdale Hall.   The teachers looked hilarious in their outfits with all sorts of neon colours and their fantastic, crazy […]

Senior Years Information Evening

On Monday 10 May, we will hold our Subject Expo and Senior Years Information Night.  The target audience for this evening is Year 8, 9 and, where relevant, Year 10 students along with their parents.  If you attended the Senior Years Information Night last year, […]

Year 8 Picture Books

Students in Year 8 English worked hard to create a picture book narrative exploring the theme of ‘My Place.’ They used an event from their life to plan, write and illustrate a short story. Events for the short stories ranged from heart-wrenching accounts of separation […]

Year 8 Geography Excursions

Year 8 Humanities students headed to Torquay during the week for a day of geographical skills building.  Sketch maps, wave frequency counts and analysis of both human features and physical landforms were carried out.  To add to the excitement was the beautiful weather experienced by […]