AOI Day Photos

Today Year 10 had their Environments AOI Day on the Montserrat volcano, or “The Monster Rat Volcano” as they insisted on calling it!  After a successful day here are members of 10L celebrating!      

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Alice Fry, Student Blogger – My Experiences of GCSE So Far…

GCSEs. A word with which comes much anguish, responsibility and the balance of your future. However, these are your first initial thoughts of GCSEs, which may seem daunting, but in year 10 it is all about practising key skills that will ensure you reach the highest grades possible. Recently in English we have been studying […]

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Student Bloggers

At the end of last year, three students were chosen to become student bloggers for the English department blog. This role will allow them to explain what they’re currently doing in English, what aspects they’re enjoying or finding difficult and will also be an outlet for them to share creative writing of their own or […]

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Creative Writing – James Taylor & Martin Streeter

James Taylor, ‘Snowflake Slaughter’ A multitude of snowflakes slowly and silently slaying the whistling wind like a pestilence, but withering their afternoon age in the wind. Martin Streeter, ‘Snowflakes’   A beauty, but still, Falling like Leaves. The wind silently whispering, They wandered all afternoon. Slowly dropping, silently slain, Thickly the Snowflakes lay. All on […]

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Year 9 Bloggers

Year 9BC (TP)  have begun to to analyse and create non-fiction texts in preparation for their GCSE work which will focus on this area in great detail. Their project this term is to create their own offline blog that shows they have a good awareness of what language and content is required for a successful […]

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