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From Plymouth School of Creative Arts

21

Jan

Phase 2 Exhibition

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At the end of the autumn term, parents and carers of phase two children were invited to see work produced for the Winter exhibition. Year three presented their responses to the climate crisis; year four produced a museum exhibition showcasing their investigations into ancient Egypt; year five showed off vehicles produced as part of their […]

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20

Dec

Christmas in Phase One

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What a wonderful term its been in Phase One!  We have enjoyed welcoming the children into Reception and all classes are ending the term with a party to celebrate the children’s hard work this term.  The Christmas Shows were a delight and thank you to all of you who came along and watched and supported […]

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20

Dec

Basketball Victory

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On Friday the 6th of December we played a basketball match against UTC. The team consists of students from Years 8,9,10, and 11 competing against a mixture of years 9,10 and 11. This was our first basketball match and we won 24-16.

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12

Dec

100 Homes Project presents Displacement 1

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100 Homes Coordinator Pete Davey and Dan Smith helped produce 3 Radio Documentaries with a group of students here at PSCA based on the theme of Displacement. The first one is about Plymouth,The Blitz and War The First show features an interview with Derek George Bake who talked with students about his house, his lifestyle, […]

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10

Dec

Inspirations and Aspirations

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Our year 11 students have had the pleasure of a follow up talk from the fabulous Stephen Seki. They last saw him as year 10s, and tutors reported their tutees running out of their groups to get to see Stephen as he delivered yet another great inspirational talk, all aimed at raising their aspirations.It was […]

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6

Dec

Phase 2 Exhibiton

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It is with great pleasure that Phase 2 invite you all to our PBL exhibitions on the 17th December! The sessions will be a chance for your children to share their learning from over the last term.  Our driving questions were; Yr 3 – “How can we inspire those we care about to start saving […]

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6

Dec

Making Waves Together News

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Just because we aren’t on the water at the moment doesn’t mean we aren’t working on our core skills ready for the water season to start again in April. Winter ProgrammeIn January we hope to be able to offer you the opportunity to do some skateboarding all great for core strength ideal for surfing, sailing and […]

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6

Dec

SPOKES Course for Parents

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This week was the last of 9 sessons of our SPOKES (Supporting Parents on Kids Education) course. The course is specifically designed to give parents practical tools to support their children in learning to read and developing a love of books. One parent who has just taken part in our SPOKES course said ” I […]

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22

Nov

Year 9 Go on an Adventure to Wales!

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After half term, 15 students, myself and Helen were lucky enough to go on a wild adventure deep into the Welsh Mountains at a place called the Outward Bound Trust. The trip was all about helping the students believe in themselves and to develop their confidence; which they all did in spades! Danny: My group went rock climbing […]

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15

Nov

Climate Change Documentary: A Student Perspective

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As part of the BBC’s Young reporter competition, Year 7 students Layan, Olivia, Jennifer and Anna have been working together to make a short radio documentary about climate change. Because of what they found, that our oceans are dying, the students are planning to make a much longer documentary focusing on Plymouth “The Ocean City”. […]

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