Yesterday pupils painted plant pots and decorated them in Christmas themes. We took these pots with us today when we went to Chorley In Bloom and filled them with Holly, ivy and Berries. we decorated them to our own personal style.
After completing our pots we had a well deserved flask of…
Today 11R had a great time at Empire Cinema in Wigan, watching Abominable. We then had a lovely treat at Burger King for our lunch before heading back to school to decorate our class Christmas tree and have a bit of a dance to Christmas music.
We also celebrated a pupil’s sweet 16th with…
11R have worked hard today, we have been taking seeds off Nasturtiums, ready for replanting for next year.
We have also given the community garden a good tidy up, weeding the raised beds.
Pupils worked well together and got on with their tasks.
After coming to a natural…
11R have been working with Community Rail Lancashire over the past year, taking photos, drawing images and looking around Manchester to learn about the importance of bees in the city. We also learnt about the amazing work of Emmeline Pankhurst and of James Watt. Pupils have enjoyed working with…
11R took part in various activities this week to celebrate Diwali.
At the start of the week we watched a video to learn about the meaning of Diwali, we later compared the tradition with the Christian festival of Christmas.
Pupils learned what what alternative meaning was to the…
Today was our first of 5 weeks to Mewman College,
pupils all all split into groups and worked with students from the college in P.E, Food Technology or Life skills
pupils had a great day! A bonus having a free lunch too.
PE - This consisted of circuit training, Boxing, and…
11R have been working hard to research, source and make our Halloween goodies.
Order forms have have gone home today and will be on sale now until Halloween. Any left overs will be sold at the disco.
These are £1.50 each, with all proceeds going to the prom.
Today we have been busy in the kitchen.
Pupils have worked well together to read instructions, measure ingredients, mix the ingredients, cook the ingredients and Frittata and clean up afterwards.
They also worked well with working out the total cost of the meal and how much it cost per…
Today year 11 took part in National Fitness Day following a Joe Wicks fitness routine. Although many think they are ‘Too cool for fitness’ They all got involved and most enjoyed theirselves in the end.
Well done team 11R
Today pupils worked in groups to build a tower as tall as they could with 2d shapes and a ball of blue tac.
ALL pupils were engaged and took on the challenge, nothing like a bit of healthy competition.
At the end of the challenge pupils needed to support a Jaffa Cake at the top. 3…
This morning we have discussed what year 11 is going to be like.
We also eased our way back into things by making models of something we did in our school holidays and presenting them to our class.
We had a fab time!
You can tell by the photos that the pupils are excited to…
Yesterday 11R had the opportunity to join the 'Friends of Astley Park' for some 'Balsam Bashing' in Astley Park. Firstly we had a quick talk about Himalayan balsam which was introduced into this country in 1839 as a garden plant, unfortunately however, it is very invasive, growing and…