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From Plymouth School of Creative Arts

2

Jul

Students Shine!

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Millbay Academy students have succeeded again at the Shine School Media Awards!   The Shine Media Awards is a huge part of our academic year and the place to kick start a career in the media industry. The Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers (they established Copyright law 600yrs ago) run Shine to encourage budding journalists and publishers into the industry.  It […]

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26

Jun

Picnic Fun!

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Children across our Primary School have been having some wonderful picnics this week for National Picnic Week! Thank you for sharing all your images with us. In reception class students made hats for their teddy bear’s picnic and had their lunch outside. They also did a teddy bear scavenger hunt to find a secret question!

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24

Jun

Patterns, Patterns, Everywhere!

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Year 7 and 8 students have been searching for patterns around the house as part of their art and design work. Students were then asked to create a tile design inspired by either William Morris, Kaffe Fassett, Orla Kiely or Escher. Some students took their ideas one step further and created kaleidoscope patterns using a […]

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19

Jun

Meet the Team

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Hello Year 6’s! We are really excited about meeting you in September! Every week we will be updating our year 7 Transitions page with short videos from the teachers you will be meeting when you start at school! This week meet the Maths Team! Last week we met SENCO (Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator ) Nick:

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19

Jun

Careers Update!

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Our wonderful Careers Lead Helen has been keeping us up to date with careers and next steps support and opportunities available to students and their families. Here are this week’s updates:

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19

Jun

National Picnic Week!

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Dear primary school parents and carers. Firstly, a massive thank you for the continued support and engagement of our virtual learning. The quality of the learning we are seeking week in and out has been truly fantastic. Next week sees the national picnic week commencing. A week long invite to the nation to get out […]

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18

Jun

Safe Journey

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Have you thought about how you will get your children to and from school when it is time to return? Everyone is having to consider new approaches to how we travel to school and ensure that social distancing and the health of the pupils, parents and staff is protected. Sustrans and Plymouth City Council have made this […]

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12

Jun

Lockdown Student Musicians!

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Lockdown has proved to be a really creative time for many of our students. Brothers and Plymouth Academy of Creative Arts students Kodai and Gen are part of a band with their older brother Kai. Kai plays guitar and Vocals, Kodai plays Saxophone and Gen plays Cajon! Year 10 Kodai says: “My brothers and I have […]

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11

Jun

Diving Into Poetry

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In year 5, we have been doing a week by week dive into poetry. We have been amazed by the level of  engagement and the quality of learning, given the current challenge.  Students have created their own Ekphrastic, Kenning, Shape poems and more. To pull their learning together, students have created their own Encyclopedia of poetry. This […]

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