News Category: Curriculum

The Latest from the TAS Faculty

What has remote learning looked like in Stage 4 Technology at St Edward’s? Year 7 Digital Technology The commencement of Term 2 presented itself with an interesting opportunity for our students – independent learning. This presented certain challenges that our Year 7 boys had to face, requiring them to problem solve. Working alongside our specialist… Read more »

French Students First in NSW

Every year, students at St Edward’s participate in the Education Perfect Languages Championships, competing against students from all around the world to shine in French on an international platform. This year, students did exceptionally well! St Edward’s ranked 1st in French in NSW out of 30 schools in our category (size of school) and St… Read more »

Latest News From the PDHPE Faculty

Fortnightly Progress Surveys Each fortnight, every PDHPE, PASS, SLR and Sports Coaching class is required to complete an online quiz in their Canvas course. The PDHPE staff are monitoring the workload, physical activity, sedentary lifestyle and general wellbeing of all students during the COVID-19 lockdown and beyond. The statistics are proving to be interesting and… Read more »

English Competitions

If there is a bright side to being at home much more, it is extra time for reading and writing. Join in some great competitions and you could win cash prizes, books, vouchers and more. Details to school competitions are available in your English Canvas pages under the heading COMPETITIONS and links to external competitions… Read more »

Latest News from the French Faculty

St Edward’s students have been working hard in French making cooking demonstration videos, PowerPoint presentations and re-visiting French songs, listen to some wonderful examples of our students conversing and singing in French.   Year 8 In Term 1, students learnt how to present themselves in French. They created a PowerPoint, imagining that they were taking… Read more »

Home Learning Modules for Students and Families

Home Learning Modules for students and families have now been created. The modules were created by Elissa Bailey, Literacy Integrator and are fun, engaging and have been designed to take a more holistic approach to home learning. The activities have been designed for Years 7-10, and all students have access. All modules are located on… Read more »

Year 7 Drawing Work

Year 7 Creature Drawings Year 7 have been working hard at home being creative in their online lessons. Students have been working on Drawing Technique tasks developing their drawing skills. Using these skills, students have created beautiful tonal drawings. The drawings were created by appropriating images from Graeme Base’s Uno’s Garden and incorporating their own… Read more »

Year 7 Ceramics Work

Year 7 Ceramics In Term 1, Year 7 were hard at work creating ceramic creatures that were inspired by their study  of Graeme Base’s picture book Uno’s Garden. The works demonstrate their creative talents and amazing artmaking skills. The photos of individual works show the students’ works wet on completion. The other 2 photos show… Read more »

Home Supported Learning

These are challenging times for students, educators and parents alike, with a rapidly changing education landscape to navigate in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In parents supplementing what teachers do, the focus is on helping their children in their readiness for learning, ensuring they are prepared and focused for the lesson. Importantly, parents aren’t expected… Read more »

All Things Visual Art

Please click the link below to view a promotional video from the Visual Arts Faculty.