Every Friday for 20 minutes students in Post 16 have been developing a range of skills including social skills, yoga and fine motor skills. This week, two students have learnt how to tie their shoe laces after 3 weeks of practising hard! Well done to all students involved.
As part of the process of embedding self-reliance skills for our students we have been introducing aspects of TEACCH principles into the learning day. We are now introducing elements of self-reliance throughout their tasks. It will be a long process but the initial attempts have been wonderful…
In our maths lesson we have practiced 2 skills. We have continued work on O'Clock to make sure we fully understand and also sequencing time across the day using appropriate vocabulary. Every student in Learning Suite Foundation showed excellent skills. Check out the gallery…
The students have been working hard on creating an African scene. Part of this process was making African masks using animal prints. We used a range of materials such as card, ribbon and tissue paper to create some fantastic designs.
Our students have been working hard on their Speech and Language skills with both the therapists and our staff. They are making fantastic progress.
Today we have started making our hog houses.These will be taken down to the woody area of the canal we are working on.
Our Year 11 pupils at Midstream are learning lots of new skills while having fun. They are working in horticulture, the kitchens and the craft workshops.
Our horse riders continue to work hard developing their steering and holding the reins to stop their ponies.
While the Year 11 pupils are out on work experience our Year 10 pupils are feeling inspired and working hard to ensure they are ready for their placements next year. They are practising their reading, writing and number skills ready to use them out in the community.
Our Year 11 pupils are out making us very proud completing their work experience placements this week and next. We are amazed at the new skills which they are learning and how well they are representing school. Keep up the good work!
In Science we have been looking at air resistance. We made parachutes out of carrier bags and timed how long they took to drop to the floor.
In Cookery we made chilli wraps. The pupils did an amazing job at preparing, cooking and cleaning up. Some of them then tasted their wraps and some took them home. Well Done KS3T.