Students in KS3T have been working on stop motion animations this half term to show what they have learned about the Spanish Armada with Mrs Appleton. They used Stop Motion Studio on the iPads to create their videos and some narration was added to them, either as part of the animation or during a…
Key Stage 3 Transition have been working hard to manufacture products for their stall in hte Christmas Markets. Check out their video below which advertises the products they have made.
The Christmas Markets will be taking place in school on Friday 6th December from 10am to 11.30am.
What a great educational visit, the students did us proud and were very well behaved as usual. The trip was interactive and the students enjoyed exploring, dressing up in the costumes and joining in with the activities.
KS3T designed their clocks in their dt books and then used a vice to hold their wood so they could cut their shapes out.
KS3T enjoyed taking part in Africa Day. They all took part in different activities such as a talk with Julie about her trip to Ghana, food tasting, drumming and carrying a bucket filled with bean bags to represent water carrying.
The pupils gave some feedback about the day:
”We learnt about…
KS3T went on a nature hunt in Science. They made a tally chart of things they saw. This was then transferred into a bar chart.
KS3T enjoyed a visit from Lancashire Fire Service. During the visit the students were pretending to ring for the fire service - this was a really useful exercise as some pupils weren’t aware of their address. One student tried on the full uniform. They thoroughly enjoyed the visit.
In Science KS3T made their own Kites and then took them outside to see if they will fly. We had lots of fun.
The students today have been enjoying the spring sunshine. Students have worked hard planting potatoes, transplanting peas (which have been nurtured in the greenhouse over the past few months) as well as painting the wooden shed ready for the new year ahead.
The students have really enjoyed…
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.
KS3F were learning about air resistance, they had lots of fun making their own parachutes and tested which size parachute had the most resistance.