Competitive Year 7 and 8 Japanese language students joined forces with equally competitive Year 7 and 8 Marist College students to test their knowledge of Japanese landmarks, food, popular culture and sport. After a snack of sushi for afternoon tea, the girls and boys played 4 rounds of trivia interspersed with Japanese games.
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Year 12 debaters, Gen Ryan, Bernie Ryan, Gabrielle Brown, Sarah Grimson and Molly Read, had a successful Round 4 debate evening on Wednesday. The team’s two wins in the preliminary rounds of the QDU competition were short preparation debates. We are awaiting news as to whether this will secure them a place in the finals rounds.
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Our Year 11 Senior Future Problem Solving team landed safely in the USA this morning, Massachusetts bound! Wishing the team all the very best of luck as they prepare for their international competition; the final round of the competitive season #mtstmichaelscollege #msm #infaithandlove #futureproblemsolving #msmfutureprobblemsolvers
On Saturday, Year 9 students Sophie Hancock, Sara Garbellini and Elise Barron took on the Kokoda Challenge, covering an impressive 31.7km and climbing over 1,250 metres in exactly 6 hours to claim positions 89-92 out of 710 participants. Congratulations girls on this outstanding result.
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Exploring New York! Our Year 11 Future Problem Solving team enjoyed incredible weather as they walked the Brooklyn Bridge, visited Ellis Island, 9/11 reflection pools and the Statue of Liberty before heading off to Broadway for the evening.
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Year 10 French language students joined French students from Brisbane schools to participate in a French Immersion experience. They experienced virtual reality in French wearing special glasses, played games and joined in activities, all completely in French! C’était formidable! #MSM #infaithandlove #mtstmichaelscollege #frenchasasecondlanguage
On Sunday 26 May, Mt St Michael’s College participated in the Teralba Park National Sorry Day ceremony. Our College has had a long standing relationship with the Teralba Park Stolen Generations Support Group (TPSGSG), chaired by Aunty Flo Watson OAM. We support their vision of engaging with both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and non-Indigenous Australians in this process of healing and reconciliation through education and awareness about the Stolen Generations. #MSM #NationalSorryDay #infatihandlove #mtstmichaelscollege
Our Year 9 Japanese language students joined forces with Year 9 students studying Japanese from Marist College Ashgrove to enjoy a delicious feast of gyoza, sushi, karaage chicken and sukiyaki/shabu shabu at Bishamon Japanese Restaurant. The Japanese staff expertly showed students how to cook their one pot dinners, use chopsticks correctly and the language surrounding meal etiquette. A fun linguistic and social evening on the Languages’ calendar!