Rosenkranz Centre For Excellence and Achievement

5
Dec

The Annual G.A.T.E.Ways Challenge

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement From 27 – 29 November Bialik hosted the annual Gateways Challenge. Each of the three days saw approximately 80 students from around 20 schools participate in a series of different challenging problems.  Through their involvement, students’leadership, team work and problem-solving abilities were extended through a series of original, creative and exciting scenarios. Twenty-eight students represented

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26
Nov

BrainSTEM Innovation Challenge

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement For the past two terms, a small team of four Year 9 students have been involved in The 9th BrainSTEM’s Innovation Challenge.  BrainStem is an organisation that connects students with lecturers or PhD students from universities within Melbourne to explore an area of interest.  Our students have travelled weekly to Swinburne University in Hawthorn to

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25
Nov

Our FLL Junior (Primary School) Team

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement Our Junior First Lego League team represented Bialik last Sunday, 24 November, at The FLL Junior Expo at Swinburne University. Run in parallel with the National Finals for First Lego League, 32 teams from a variety of schools shared their BoomTown Builds, their ‘Show Me’ posters and programmed Lego WeDo robots. Over the

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21
Nov

First Lego League (FLL) Robotics 2019

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement Well done to the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Robotics team, including Olivia W, Eliana F, Jaiden K, Nathan S, Joseph Z, Jack R and Shakked F.  The team competed in the regional FIRST LEGO League competition in Roxburgh Park on Sunday 17 November. Even though it was not Bialik’s first FLL competition, it

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21
Nov

Teen Day at the Wheeler Centre

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement On Friday 8 November two Year 9 students travelled with Ms Gordon to the Wheeler Centre in the city to attend the Broadside Teen Day. Broadside, a festival that ran from Friday to Sunday, is a series of feminist workshops with speakers such as Monica Lewinsky and Maya Angelou. The students attended a

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31
Oct

MathsCraft Student Workshop and Beat The Box Challenge

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement. MathsCraft Student Workshop On Friday 25 October, three students from Year 7 together with Maths teacher Mr Vanara Jone, participated in MathsCraft Student Workshop at Ruyton Girls’ School. The morning was centred around the questions, “How does a mathematician think about and solve problems?” and, “What does doing maths look like?”. The four representatives from Bialik

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18
Sep

Year 9 Aurecon Bridge Building Challenge (STEM)

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Acheivement This week Jake A, Dustin F and Josh K represented Bialik at The Aurecon Bridge Building competition hosted at Mount St. Joseph Girls’ College in Altona.  The competition required the students to construct a bridge from a kit of materials provided by the competition organisers.  This term our team of 3 researched different

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7
Aug

Primary Schools Parliamentary Convention

ROSEKNRANZ CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT On Tuesday 6 August, Lola D and Elliot F represented Bialik at the 2019 Primary Schools Parliamentary Convention.  The topic of the day was, “Should athletes and other celebrities use their popularity to influence political and social issues?”  The day was held at Parliament House, Melbourne, with all proceedings taking place within the Legislative

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25
Jul

Year 2 Visit the National Gallery of Victoria

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement As part pf their currrent investigations into mass, focussing on balance, the Year 2 cohort visited The Alexander Calder exhibition at The National Gallery of Victoria on Thursday 25 July.  The students had an exciting morning travelling to and from the city via train, exploring the exhibition and making links to their classroom

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25
Jul

KAble Mathematics and High School Cancer Symposium

The Rosenkranz Centre for Excellence and Achievement KAble Mathematics Kable Mathematics is a program designed by our Head of Mathematics, Faina Brichko, and facilitated by Dana Ma, a full scholarship recipient at Cambridge University. Dana has also represented Australia in The International Mathematics Olympiad. The program, which runs after school, is targeted at Keen and Able Mathematics learners, providing them with

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