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  • Graduation 2020
    by sncbeps on December 18, 2020 at 12:25 am

    It’s been said before many times, in many different ways, but it’s true – 2020 was indeed a very ‘different’ year! Our 4, 5 and 6 students did an incredible job getting through the opportunities and challenges 2020 presented, and we as […]

  • Would the honourable member for Brunswick East please stand?
    by sncbeps on December 14, 2020 at 3:34 am

    Since returning to school in term 4, SNC’s inquiry has explored the idea that ‘our systems of democracy are connected to the concept of fairness in multiple ways’. This has enabled SNC students to investigate how democracies function. what […]

  • SNC Comedy Debates – this Monday!!
    by sncbeps on December 2, 2020 at 3:18 am

    Hi all – a reminder to our final debates are on Monday (7th of December). Don’t forget to be organised, support your team mates~ and good luck! 😀

  • Week 7 – the wrap!
    by sncbeps on November 20, 2020 at 3:46 am

    So much has been happening this week in 456 SNC, it’s hard to know where to start! See below: Cubby building Researching Democracy Planning stories using Writers’ Notebook Philosophy workshops on the concept of “fairness” Debating Maths […]

  • Speaking up a Storm in SNC!
    by sncbeps on November 19, 2020 at 6:10 am

    The ‘Obama’ and ‘Winfrey’ writing and speaking workshop groups have been working for the past few weeks to refine their speeches ready for the big day – the debate! Friday and Monday teams brought their ‘A game’, and we were impressed […]

  • “Four Goodness Sake”
    by sncbeps on November 18, 2020 at 3:50 am

    Can you write number sentences that give all the numbers between 0-20 using the number 4 four times?  This was the challenge posed to some of the students in SNC in math’s workshops during weeks six and seven.  What followed was a journey where […]

  • Science - Anatomy - Dissection
    by noreply@blogger.com (456 Learning Community) on November 13, 2020 at 3:14 am

     Investigation of the heart, lungs and liver.An abattoir local to Janet was kind enough to supply our LC with some 'plucks' (joined heart, lungs, and liver) and hearts. These organs came from sheep that are approximately the same size as human […]

  • Science - Anatomy -The Human Heart
    by noreply@blogger.com (456 Learning Community) on November 11, 2020 at 2:59 am

    How does blood move around our body?Orizzonte has a visiting teacher this week. An esteemed guest teacher with decades of experience  teaching science........drum roll.......Janet Di Pilla!Janet began our inquiry into the heart by introducing the […]

  • Science Wrokshops term four: pH experiments with acids and bases.
    by noreply@blogger.com (456 Learning Community) on November 4, 2020 at 3:01 am

     As part of our investigation into the science, students today conducted experiments into common household acids and bases. We created a pH indicator solution from red cabbage, (for fmore information on how to do so yourself, visit the following […]

  • Welcome back to term four.
    by noreply@blogger.com (456 Learning Community) on November 4, 2020 at 2:53 am

    Orizzonte back at school. It has been a wonderful opportunity to get back into somewhat normal learning back in the classroom in BEPS. During remote learning, we reflected on what we were missing, what great things from remote learning we would […]