Monthly Archive: January 2016

From Plymouth School of Creative Arts

27

Jan

10th day students bring innovation to Red House Radio

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Innovation is the theme that ran through the school for our most recent 10th day. The school’s 10th day production crew consisted of students Beau, Lily, Charlie, Heidi, Luka, Erin and Mollie. Students worked as a professional radio production and photographic team. They started off by using their journalistic skills to find a selection of news […]

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27

Jan

The Three Little Pigs

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Pre School enjoyed learning about traditional tales last term.  The children were really excited to go on a trip to the theatre to watch the performance of ‘The Three Little Pigs’.  We walked from school to the theatre together and a few children were able to watch the performance with their special people too.  It […]

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12

Jan

Under The Sea

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Year 2 went on an adventure to Devils Point. We explored the natural environment, and created beach art using man made and natural objects. The children created treasure lists, and helped documented their trip.   Under The Sea from Plymouth School of Creative Arts on Vimeo.    

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11

Jan

Learning from Schools

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“The last ten years have seen an unprecedented debate about the design of state secondary school buildings in England: FCBStudios has been at the heart of that debate. This book has allowed us to reflect on what we have learned, both from our own experience and through the studies of post occupancy evaluation teams, and to record […]

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8

Jan

KARST art gallery works with students behind the lens!

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Sorcha Norkett photographer and intern at KARST gallery Plymouth recently worked alongside our students to deliver an inspirational photography workshop. She worked with students to critically analyse and reflect on a range of notable photographic images and take photographs themselves. Students used the school SLR cameras, to reflect on how they see the world around […]

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7

Jan

The Gamelan ‘Big Write’

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The students have been learning about the Gamelan and its origins with a practical music session run by visiting Gamelan experts. The session included learning to play the instruments and understanding about the link to the culture and spirits of the Indonesian people. As part of the Big Write the students discussed with their parents […]

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6

Jan

Gamelan music resonates throughout our school

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Plymouth Youth Music service hosted their music tutor’s training day here at Plymouth School Of creative Arts. They started the day with a workshop playing the Gamelan instruments situated within the main atrium. Students listened in as the music tutors played the Gamelan and filled the air of the atrium with rhythmic gongs, chimes and drum […]

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