Quote Of The Day

Integrity means being the same underneath as we are on the outside. Priscilla Shirer Live, Love and Learn, The Clarabel College Conglomerate

Ned Kelly

Today we learned: Ned Kelly was a famous Australian bushranger Many people regarded him as a hero because he rebelled against the police force of the time, who were mostly English, and often were guilty of persecuting the Irish settlers. People believed he was standing up against injustice. Ned Kelly’s armour was made out of […]


Today we learned: Spiders spin webs because they are their homes and they use them to catch their prey Spiders are helpful to humans because they reduce insects Spiders are different to insects because they have 8 legs instead of 6 and also because they have 2 body segments instead of 3 Some types of […]

We Love David Bowie!

At Clarabel College, we love David Bowie, but perhaps no one more than our youngest student. She took over Professor Daddy’s status as Biggest Bowie Fan when she was about 4. She discovered You Tube and David Bowie clips from the 80’s and has been a Bowie devotee ever since. It has been hard to […]

Getting into some Pi!

Last week, I started teaching Anja about the properties of circles. This was a very natural way of leading into the definition of Pi, represented by the greek symbol ?. I’ve often found that high school students are asked to calculate the circumference or area of a circle, and they know the formulas, but even […]

Quote Of The Day

Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it. Proverbs 22:6 Live, Love and Learn, The Clarabel College Conglomerate