We are really flying with our Sensory Circuit session on Friday mornings. Judith our Occupational Therapist works with us to deliver a full session of fine motor skills work. We have seen an increase in the level of engagement from students and they are staying focused on task for longer…
In our Maths lesson we have been exploring time to the hour and using the vocabulary 'O'Clock'. We started to explore time to 30 minute intervals and using the vocabulary '1/2 Past'. The students used a large visual clock to help with their learning and…
Our Boxall nurture group enjoyed time to relax in the light room listening to a mindfulness C.D., then afterwards they were really pleased they got the chance to meet Monty the therapy dog and his owner Heather. This was a real treat for us all.
Today we had a special visit from 'Monty' who is a therapy dog and his owner Heather. He visited all of the classes around school and will hopefully by a regular visitor to our school. The students loved meeting Monty and made him feel very welcome.
This week in Lego Therapy we had a skills transfer week again. We did a water balloon challenge to test out our problem solving skills which was very similar to our egg drop challenge in week 1. In fact it was so similar, we had to use eggs instead because the water balloons kept popping on the…
In English KS3T have been looking at advertising. They then designed their own advertisements on their favourite item.
In KS3F we have created our own healthy dips. We chose our favourite ingredients.
Fantastic effort from our students - well done!
Each week they are achieving 100%.
We are so proud of their hard work.
This morning KS4T were shown by DW staff how to give life saving CPR and how to use a defibrillator.
In Learning Suite Foundation we have been exploring our outside environment and some of the wildlife that surrounds us. Our outdoor challenge today was to spot as many different birds as possible.
We continued to transfer our skills this week as part of our Level 3 Lego Therapy. This week we used listening skills so that we could follow instructions to make chocolate cornflake cakes in small groups. First, we had to put the instructions in the right order, then we listened to each other and…
Key Stage 4 Transition have been working hard in their English lessons, they have been working on descriptive writing.
Canice worked independently to write his own story.