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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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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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Risk Assessments:Covid-19

Risk Assessments for the Wider Opening of Schools in June 2020, During the Covid-19 Infection You can download our Risk Assessment here:

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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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11

Jun

Art from Old Toys and Masks

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Last week, Year 7 and 8 were getting nostalgic by digging around under their beds and in their cupboards to find their old toys. Students were asked to create observational studies and share their memories. Year 9 have started to design their own masks based on the research they have been conducting over the last […]

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11

Jun

Fire, Fire, Fire, Fire……

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Year 3 have been busily honing their PBL (Project Based Learning) skills to develop their own projects around ‘The Great Fire of London’. Their work is just too beautiful not to share. What a mix, presentations, videos, songs – the effort that was put into these projects was impressive! Check out our students wonderful work: […]

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