The Year 6 ‘Shakespeare Project’ was presented to parents in the Solomon and Minnie Fisher Drama Studio on Tuesday 21 November (6A), Wednesday 22 November (6B) and Thursday 23 November (6C). The audience were entirely captivated by the student’s performances. It was a delight to see our young students confidently interpreting the words of the great bard.
Primary School Writer’s Workshop This term, 16 students from Years 4 and 5 met weekly for a Writer’s Workshop series run by Beth Cregan from “Write Away With Me.” The series of workshops followed the theme of living statues with our students bringing a world known statue to life through their writing. Over the six week period, they wrote, edited
In preparation for the Manhigut program which sees every Year 5 student become a Primary School leader with their own leadership portfolio, the Year 4s participate in Yom Manhigut near the end of Term 4. On this day, there are a variety of fun activities aimed at preparing the Year 4 cohort for their leadership responsilites that will begin the
Our Chavayah students are about to depart China for Israel. Below are a few excerpts of their experiences whilst in China: Day 2 Our first stop was the Propaganda Postern Museum. Hidden in the basement of an apartment block, the museum displays over 6000 various pieces of Chinese propaganda from the initial stages of the People’s Republic of China until
The Annual Bialik Golf Day was held on Friday November 17, and this year the major sponsor CVS Lane, along with 18 individual hole-sponsors, helped to raise money for the College, with a magnificent day out at the Cranbourne Golf Club. A great looking field of students, teachers, parents, corporates, sponsors, Mormons and a semi-professional golfer teed off in sublime
Congratulations to VCE students Frankie K and Nina P who have both been shortlisted for the VCE Season of Excellence Top Designs and Top Arts exhibitions, respectively. We wish them luck for final selections. Top Designs is an annual exhibition at Melbourne Museum presenting work created by students who completed VCE Media, Product Design and Technology, Theatre Studies Design, Systems
FIRST Lego League (FLL) Robotics Competition On Sunday 19 November, eight students from Years 7 and 8 competed in the FIRST Lego League (FLL) Robotics competition held at Swinburne University. The theme of the competition was Hydro Dynamics. In Term 2, the students began learning code and building robots and programs based on last year’s competition, with a focus on
Year 1 student Jasper R is an Australian National Ski Cross Champion. On Thursday 16 November, Jasper and his class came to the Gringlas Sports Centre for a short ceremony to unveil his photos on the College’s Wall of Excellence.
Last week’s Walkathon was a huge success! Thanks to all our parent volunteers and, of course, our students who walked, ran and even danced around the oval to raise funds for their school. A very big thank you also goes to our Sponsors MOOSE Toys and Yochi for their generosity in supporting this great event.
5 Years of Etgar but do you know what we do in Etgar? For parents of students who are in K3–Year 7, you may well not have heard about this program, which runs every Friday afternoon for students in Years 8 and 9. Our aim is to provide exciting opportunities for Year 8 and 9 students that enhance their learning,