ICAS Competition

The ICAS Competition is a challenging international competition that stretches student’s thinking and enables them to showcase their talents. This year 25 students from Years 7 – 11 completed the UNSW ICAS English and Writing Competitions. Of the 25 students who entered Cedars was awarded 5 Merits, 16 Credits and 6 Distinctions. The Distinction award … Continue reading ICAS Competition

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Making Solar Ovens in Year 3

Year 3 have been busy learning about heat energy this semester. The students have learned that you can convert different forms of energy, such as solar (light), electricity, movement, friction and radiation energy, into heat. They discovered that heat energy can transfer through various materials and can get trapped by other materials (‘conductivity’ and ‘insulation’). … Continue reading Making Solar Ovens in Year 3

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Surf Awareness

“You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” It was a hot day for our Year 6 students last week as they took part in an excellent, challenging yet fun Surf Skills Program at Sandon Point Surf Club. The program was run by Surf Educate Australia (SEA)  which taught students how to … Continue reading Surf Awareness

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WW1 History Incursion

The Year 9 Students have been studying Australians at War this term.  They have learnt about the impact of the war on Australian society and the role of Australia in both WW1 and WW2. Shane from WW1 Living History has many artefacts from WW1 which were put on display for the students. Some of the … Continue reading WW1 History Incursion

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