Waranga News

What is chocolate?

2020-07-02

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Hey Kids! In this edition we are taking a look into the delicious world of chocolate!

Fun facts

2020-06-18

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Hey Kids Here are some fun facts for you!

Collective Nouns

2020-06-06

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Hey Kids! In this edition of the Waranga News we are taking a look at collective nouns for animals. We all know which animals move in packs, schools, and herds, but what about a wake, a busyness, or a flamboyance?

Australian Frogs

2020-05-21

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Hey Kids! Did you know that a group of frogs is called an ‘army’? (A group of toads is called a ‘knot’.) In this edition of the Waranga News we are taking a look at Australian frogs.

The Flanders Poppy

2020-04-23

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The Flanders poppy has long been a part of Remembrance Day, the ritual that marks the Armistice of 11 November 1918, and is also increasingly being used as part of ANZAC Day observances. The French word ‘Armistice’ means an agreement to end fighting, and comes from the Latin ‘arma’ meaning ‘arms’ and ‘stitium’ meaning “stoppage”.

Steam Trains

2020-04-09

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Hey Kids! In this edition of the Waranga News we are taking a look at steam trains! The train depicted on the Colbinabbin Silo by Tim Bowtell is an ‘R’ Class.