Lego Legends

Four students spent 3 hours last Friday constructing a working wind turbine from lego. The wind turbine will take pride of place at the Star of the South office in commercial road. Staff members, Helena Palmer and Nick Tschugguel, supervised the build.

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Mrs Cashmore’s Bush Blitz

“The Great Coral Sea Clean-up and Bio-discovery Voyage 2016”  commences Monday 13 June with a group of 12 scientists and 2 teachers arriving in Hamilton Island. I am feeling both very excited and overwhelmed by the opportunity to be part of this amazing expedition.  Bush Blitz is a multimillion dollar operation to survey the biodiversity…

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Newtons Law of Gravity

Yr 10 General Science students have been investigating thrust and energy in relation to Newton’s  Laws of Motion. As part of their investigation they designed a rocket either with a balloon to propel the rocket horizontally or a water spray to propel the rocket vertically. The challenge was to create a rocket that will either…

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Dry Ice on Show

Yarram SC was lucky to receive a supply of Dry Ice (Solid Carbon Dioxide) which was used in a number of demonstrations for science classes on Wednesday and Thursday.  The eerie fog of a Halloween movie / night was produced by just adding the dry ice to hot water, this waterfall of fog showed the…

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