Students have been busy completing a variety of tasks that include waterproofing our hedgehog houses, weeding and watering our tomatoes.harvesting our indoor onions and placing our new compost bin.
We haven’t let the rain put us off!
Some Post 16 students enjoyed a ramble today. We walked from school to the River Tawd and it was great spending time outdoors in our local area. It was a hot day so an ice lolly at the end of the day was very much needed.
Students have been preparing their lunch using the camping stoves They have then eaten in their own tents- all socially distancing!!
We are very proud of this Post 16 student who earlier in March walked to the top of Kinder Scout. At 2,087ft above sea level, Kinder Scout is the highest point of the Peak District and one of the most challenging walks in that area. This is a great achievement, well done!
Post 16 enjoy a nurture session each week , following a relaxing discussion about our week and feelings we discussed what makes us smile and what we are grateful for.
Post 16 Transition have been enjoying their DofE training. Today we looked at the Countryside Code and the three main rules: Respect, Protect, Enjoy. In the afternoon we showed great teamwork and communication building different tarp shelters.
Post 16 students had lots of fun playing Hungry Hippos as part of their DofE and Gym/Swim. There was some great teamwork and communication shown.
Post 16T have prepared and made Shepard’s Pie for the main course and Bakewell tarts for dessert. The group worked well as a team and independently on some of the tasks set.
The meal looked and smelled delicious ☺️
A big thank you to the students in Post 16 Foundation who planned, prepared and served me a meal today as part of their 'Lunch in' Unit. I enjoyed my pasta and my blondie! You were all fantastic hosts and I had a very enjoyable lunch.
Post 16 Transition visited Rainford Village Hall this afternoon to look at how the village has changed over time. The students saw photographs dating back as far back as 1840 and were fascinated by the old photographs. The group are hoping to build on this experience by visiting the Heritage…
Post 16 Transition students have been learning about hospitality in Lunch in Unit. They have worked as a team to produce a two course meal, set the table and add finishing touches. They invited both Mr Grant and Mrs Bradshaw for lunch.
The guests enjoyed their lunch and the group had…