Staff from the Humanities Department alongside nine Year 12 Geography and Economics students attended the launch of the Bankwest Curtin Economic Centre’s report on housing affordability at the Hyatt on 31 May.
Students from Santa Maria have recently undertaken an educational tour of the national capital. Students were given the opportunity to participate in a variety of educational programs with a focus on Australia’s history, culture, heritage and democracy.
Year 10 Humanities students were challenged and engaged by Kalvin Hart from Thankyou on Monday. The social enterprise company is an amazing case study of the application of HASS and the development of global citizenship.
The Humanities and Social Sciences Learning Area lends itself to high-levels of parent engagement in the education of their children. Here are some suggestions that will benefit your daughters and sons and stimulate rich family life at the same time.
Year 6 students have been looking at migration, especially from England after WW2, with the assisted migration scheme. Head of Humanities & Social Science, Mr Stephen King, spoke to the girls this week about the story of his family and what it is like to be a ‘Ten Pound Pom’.
During the school holidays, 62 Year 9 students and 53 Year 10s visited our nation’s capital, where they visited iconic sites including Commonwealth Parliament, the High Court, the National Gallery and the National Museum.