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23 November 2023

KS5W Lunch in Unit 22.11.2023

On Wednesday 22nd November KS5W prepared sausage and mash for their lunch. Students worked in small groups to prepare their own lunch. Each student peeled potatoes, boiled and mashed them, they placed the sausages on a tray and put them in the oven, they heated beans or peas to put with their…

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23 November 2023

Be Seen Be Safe KS4W

KS4W Have been learning how to stay safe on the road wearing bright clothing.  We used a traffic light system on the road and spent time taking turns spotting our friends.

 

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22 November 2023

MOVE training

Mrs Gibbons is on a MOVE conference today keeping up with current research and looking at ways we can continue to support our pupils to develop their physical skills.

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21 November 2023

3S - Celebrating Thailand's Songkran Festival

This week, 3S learned about Thailand's Songkran Festival before using their word of the week 'Colour', and water pistols to help spray paint onto an elephant.

Students learned of Songkran's fun day,

Colours on elephants, they sprayed.

With its trunk raised up high,

Underneath a…

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20 November 2023

Be Safe, Be Seen -KS4L

In KS4L pupils have been completing their Science: Crest Star Award. Pupil’s looked at the reflectiveness and visibility of a range of materials and decided which would be the best to wear when out in the dark. The class then came up with strategies on how to be safe in the community both during…

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20 November 2023

KS5W Music Making

We had another superb music session today. We are learning to play Jingle Bells using coloured notes and the letters of the notes. We practiced our songs for the panto and finished off the afternoon listening to relaxing music in the immersive room. What a lovely afternoon. 

Skills builder…

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20 November 2023

KS5L Lunch in unit

On Monday 20th of November our KS5L class made homemade burgers, homemade onion rings, coleslaw, and sliced tomatoes with mini potato waffles for their main and made a tea cake bread and butter pudding using toasted tea cakes, Jam and custard. All the students worked together to create their…

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20 November 2023

KS5L Wigan Warriors

On Monday 20th of November Wigan Warriors came in to KS5L and got the students involved in sports. They were in teams and competed against each other in curling, botcha and balloon volleyball. The students enjoyed taking part and found it extremely funny when the balloon popped.

 

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19 November 2023

3S - Learning the word "on"

This week, 3S learnt the word "on", by playing games.  They had a great time playing Twister, Buckaroo and Hanging Monkeys. 

 

Students tackled the word "on", with delight,

Played Buckaroo and Twister, left and right.

Balancing on a tree,

As happy as can be,

In games that…

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19 November 2023

3H - Balloon Tennis

Before they start playing with a tennis ball, the students have been getting used to their tennis rackets using balloons.

 

There once were some students so keen,

In PE, they played tennis, it seemed.

With balloons in the air,

They laughed without care,

A light-hearted,…

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17 November 2023

Gateau an Yaourt Sensory Activity

Key Stage 4 have been exploring the ingredients used to make a traditional Gateau au Yaourt Cake.  Today we explored some of the dry ingredients and play a treasure hunt game to find hidden images.  Then we had lots of fun using our hands to make patterns in the ingredients.

     

     

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17 November 2023

KS5 Liverpool John Moores University Visit

Some members of Keystage 5 went to John Moores University today. A display of their work was on show at the University that they had produced last week. 

The Pupils then went to complete some experiments and build a diamond construction. We enjoyed Dominoes pizza and mixing with the University…

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