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Having the discussion in the studio were the students from Greenwood Primary. They talked about sport, art, music & excursions, answering questions about favourites & opinions along with their own experiences.
It was the students from Beaumaris Primary that took over the studio at 89.7fm & they had plenty of great topics on their minds including climate change, technology, dinosaurs, ancient Greece & indigenous culture.
The incredible students from Mindarie Primary took over the studio with plenty to talk about including the 7 World Wonders, the history of sport, crystals, phobias, streaming media history & first nations people.
Finally, our first show for the year & we had the amazing students from Bindoon Primary in the studio. They gave a great overview of Bindoon & interview members of their community.
Our last podcast with Curtin FM for the year! The talented students from Yanchep Rise Primary discussed the importance of maths, the love of music, cat-fishing & safe internet use as well as pollution in our oceans.
Our last show for this year on 89.7fm!
The year 6’s from East Hamersley took over the studio in style, talking about visual arts, sports at school, learning music, the sustainability squad & digital technology.
6 fantastic students from years 5 & 6 at West Greenwood Primary joined us on 89.7fm for the School of Thought with the subjects of pollution, the year 6 camp & the school’s Well Being Day.
Our 6th podcast from the amazing students at Duncraig Primary. An interesting bunch of topics are discussed: artificial intelligence, the future of koalas, fast fashion impact on the environment & the story of Ned Kelly.
24 awesome year 6 students from Creaney Primary grabbed those mics & entertained us with their favourite subjects including social media, music, technology & sport.
The students from Beaumaris Primary headed to the studio at 89.7fm this week with some really interesting subjects of their choosing. Guide Dogs, Art, Lego, Music, Books, Comics & so much more.
We would like to thanks the students at St. Luke’s Catholic Primary School for helping us with our promos for the show on both 89.7fm & Curtin FM. Amazing work!!
This week, it was the turn of the students from Liwara Catholic Primary who took over the airwaves at 89.7fm. With a common theme of being kind to one another.
Podcast #5 on Curtin FM with the students from Bindoon Primary. Discussing country life, the cycle of bees, fast fashion & something that’s close to many kids’ hearts, online gaming.
The start of the last term for the year & on this week’s show on 89.7fm, the students interview each other on their topics of choice. They’ll discuss speed limits, bacon, how would life be if all the continents were all still interconnected plus much more.
The class of year 5/6 at the very new Yanchep Rise Primary had an excellent time in the studio at 89.7fm, talking about what it’s like to be a ‘foundation’ student at the school. They also discussed therapy dogs, global warming, the Olympic games, gaming & the incredible language that is AUSLAN.
Our 4th podcast with Curtin FM. A long COVID lockdown overseas, the dynamics of the family, the importance of sleep & female athletes, should they be paid the same as men? They were the topics by the incredible students from St. Luke’s Catholic Primary.
It was all about social media, mental health, dreaming, communication, service animals & even the history of the emoji! What a selection of topics. Have a listen to the amazing students from Mindarie Primary School from when they were at 89.7fm.
The group from Alkimos College enjoyed their experience at 89.7fm where they talked about music, space, the Taliban & the amazing places to visit around Australia.
24 students from Duncraig Primary School had a great time in the studio at 89.7fm, talking about the Paralympics in Tokyo, COVID-19, electric cars, video games & much more. Have a listen to their thoughts on the subjects…
6 great students from Bindoon Primary School made the journey to 89.7fm & joined John in the studio to talk about science. They even interviewed their teacher! Listen below to the fun they had…
Our 3rd podcast with the students from Liwara Catholic Primary School. Brianna, Grace, Sarah, Aidan & Cooper talk about the AFL, dancing, flamingos & musical instruments like the guitar.
The fun continues with our 2nd podcast with 5 fantastic students from Beaumaris Primary School.
Our very first podcast featuring the students from Greenwood Primary School.
Our second group of students for the year on 89.7fm were from The Montessori School in Kingsley who share how they do things at their school.
To start our year off on 89.7fm, the students from Goollelal Primary School joined John in the studio for a whole bunch of fun, talking about the things that matter to them.
Beaumaris Primary School leadership group rise to the challenge of real live radio.
This week 89.7fm welcomes students from Arbor Grove Primary School, Ellenbrook.
The students from Prendiville Catholic College Ed Support Centre prove disability isn’t a barrier to having fun.
Let Liwara Catholic Primary School lift your spirits.
There’s a lot that is bright and wonderful in Bindoon, including these super seven students from Bindoon Primary School.
Let The Montessori School (Kingsley) students tell you what matters to them.
The fabulous four student leaders from Greenwood Primary School talk to John about what matters to them.
Let East Hamersley Primary School students entertain you.
On School of Thought a talented group of home-schooled kids share their travel experiences.
Year 5 students from Goollelal Primary School present a very informative program.
St Luke’s Catholic Primary School students shine with their presentation of this week’s School of Thought.
School of Thought returned to the airwaves at 89.7fm today.
Duncraig Primary School students presented a show to be proud of and one for us all to remember.
Story in the Joondalup Times on 12/12/2019.
Students from Moora Primary School make the big trek to Joondalup. They talk about their school and other interesting topics.
The Creaney Primary School students are excited as they present a School of Thought outdoor broadcast.
It’s young talent time as North Woodvale Primary School students host School of Thought.
An excited and talented team of Joondalup Primary School students debut on School of Thought.
Halidon Primary School students speak about pollution and the environment.
If you’re a regular listener of 89.7’s School of Thought program I need not tell you that there’s some pretty talented kids in our community. A lot of the credit in bringing out the best in young people surely must go to their educators, people like the principal of Lake Joondalup Baptist College. Daryl Pollard thinks outside the square when it comes to education, most recently swapping his role as principal with students for a day. That’s right, he attended the college as a student while the students shared the principal’s duties.
On School of Thought a group of home-schooled kids show they’re the real deal.
Story in the Joondalup Times 22/08/2019.
Warwick Senior High School students take over the airwaves to talk about some interesting topics.
School of Thought outdoor broadcast presented by the students from West Greenwood Primary School.
The students from Lake Joondalup Baptist College present some interesting facts on School of Thought.
Prendiville Catholic College students with their thoughts on conspiracy theory.
Liwara Catholic Primary School students entertain you with some interesting facts about their favourite books and authors.
The students from Greenwood Primary School step up for a special School of Thought outdoor broadcast.
Goollelal Primary School students strut their stuff on the airwaves.
Students from Montessori School Kingsley talk about their school and other interesting topics.
Let St Luke’s Catholic Primary School students entertain you.
Join the students from East Hamersley Primary School as they take over the airwaves on School of Thought.
Prendiville Catholic College students discuss stories from the social media platform Reddit.
Students from St Stephen’s School Duncraig and Carramar take over the airwaves to speak about some interesting topics and their social justice work.
Wonderful students from Arbor Grove Primary School speak about Arbor Day, therapy dogs, bullying and much more.
John with the Liwara Catholic Primary School kids who participated in the outdoor broadcast today.
Liwara Catholic Primary School and Prendiville Catholic College join forces to present an outdoor broadcast of School of Thought.
Joondalup Weekender 15/11/2018
Science Fiction is this week’s topic for School of Thought presented by student from Prendiville Catholic College.
Ever wondered what scouts do? Students from several local schools come together as scouts, from Goollelal Greenwood Scout Group, to present this week’s School of Thought.
What is the greatest age to be? Students from Greenwood Primary School think it is ages 6 & 7, and explain the reasons why.
Creaney Primary School students talk about subjects that matter to them.
Halidon Primary School students talk about some of their school activities, different cultures and languages.
Students from West Greenwood Primary School talk about their school, homework, fads and crazes.
Warwick Senior High School students take over the airwaves to talk about their school and enjoy a joke or two.
Students from Montesorri School Kingsley with some very interesting facts about their school.
Outdoor broadcast from Goollelal Primary School. Students present a wonderful show sharing some great facts and stories.
Students from Arbor Grove Primary School showcase their school and share some fun facts.
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Sarah McGowan is a mother of three kids, a part-time teacher and the ambassador of a program called Never Stop Reading, which encourages parents to continue to read aloud to their kids. She caught up with students and teachers at Greenwood Primary School on Monday to explain the program and its many benefits. John Logan attended this event and learns more about the program in this interview.
East Hamersley Primary School students speak about the programs and special events at their school.
Liwara Catholic Primary School students talk about a very important topic….sustainability.
Goollelal Primary School students entertain you with a range of subjects and great music.
Prendiville Catholic College students are back with some informative and entertaining material about music and games.
Halidon Primary School students speak about mental health issues, including stress, anxiety and bullying.
Students from Prendiville Catholic College talk about the evolution of music from the 1970’s to the present day.
Susan Legder is the associate dean of engagements and school partnerships at Murdoch University’s School of Education. She speaks to John Logan about SimLab, the latest technology in education that offers teachers the chance to develop classroom and relationship management skills in a mixed reality learning environment before they go into the classroom. It is a unique blend of virtual reality technology and live human performance.
Caleb McKenna, 17 year old student and head boy at Warwick Senior High School, is one of three students selected in a district final to make it through to the Lions Youth of the Year State Final. He talks to John Logan about the competition, his goals and community involvement.
St Mark’s Anglican Community School students are back to share their views on subjects that matter to them.
Halidon Primary School students are back to tell us about some of the awesome things year 6’s have been up to as well as discussing going into high school.
Students from St Mark’s Anglican Community School discuss mental health and drugs and the effect they have on young adults as well as the broader community.
Students from Goollelal Primary School are back on the airwaves with some very interesting stories.
Outdoor broadcast presented from Greenwood Primary School. Students from Greenwood College host School of Thought, with students from Greenwood Primary School, Warwick Senior High School, East Hamersley Primary School and Glendale Primary School all having their say on subjects that matter to them.
Students from Montessori School, Kingsley, speak about their school programs and activities.
Students from Goollelal Primary School entertain us with some very interesting stories and facts.
Greenwood College students discuss mental health and how it affects young people in the community.
Musical entertainment presented by students from Kingsway Christian College.
Together, Halidon Primary School, Kingsley, and North Woodvale Primary School present an outdoor broadcast of the School of Thought.
Joondalup Weekender 15/06/2017
Liwara Catholic Primary School with their views on the importance of living healthy lifestyles.
St Mark’s Anglican Community School students with their thoughts about the effects of alcohol on teenagers and their family and friends.
Halidon Primary School students are back with some interesting interviews.
Butler College English teacher, Sarah Johnson, introduces the amazing Subih Brothers, Shaheen, Manuel and Andrie. The Australia’s Got Talent finalists perform live in the studio!
St Mark’s Anglican Community School year 11s talk about subjects that matter to them.
St Mark’s Anglican Community School year 9s talk about bullying, drugs and domestic violence.
Let Liwara Catholic Primary School students entertain you.
Warwick Senior High School on the airwaves.
Let the Halidon Primary School students entertain you.
Greenwood College students entertain you with their thoughts on some interesting topics.
Greenwood Primary School Students with their thoughts on books and reading.
Halidon students showcase their school.
Butler College students talk about homework and bushrangers!
East Hamersley Primary School students speak about their school programs and events.
Greenwood College students bring to the airwaves their thoughts on Mothers.
Let Libby, of Greenwood College, Lachlan, of Ocean Reef Senior High School, and Marni, of Ballajura Community College, entertain you.
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Let Kingsway Christian College entertain you with their April Fool antics.
Let Butler’s dynamic duo WOW you.
Libby and Bec, from Greenwood College, talk about their love of movies and acting.
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Chloe, Cassie and Lilly, from Montessori School Kingsley, with their musical rendition.
Caleb and Samuel, from Ashdale Secondary College, share interviews and music.
Liwara Catholic Primary School students share their knowledge and concerns regarding cyber safety.
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Greenwood College hosts an outdoor broadcast of the School of Thought from Greenwood Primary School. Greenwood College, Warwick High School, East Hamersley Primary School, Glendale Primary School and Greenwood Primary School all join together to provide an entertaining and informative show.
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