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Gifted and Talented English: Virtual Visit with Marcus Sedgwick

How do we inspire our students and stretch them creatively? By giving them opportunities to listen to, and interview, inspirational award-winning authors! Y9 and 10 Gifted and Talented English students from CGS and Healing School took part in a virtual visit to the writing shed of Marcus Sedgwick, a British writer, illustrator and musician who [&hellip…

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Battlefields Trip

On 10th May, a group of Year 12 students set out on a poignant and emotionally moving trip to the battlefields of France and Belgium, allowing them to gain wider knowledge and experience for the part of their A Level English Literature studies dealing with literature from the First World War. A number of impressive [&hellip…

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Buoyancy workshop

On Tuesday 7th May Y9 students took part in a Buoyancy workshop put on by the Marine Society Sea Cadets.  They were told about Careers in Engineering and then asked to consider the scientific theories around boat building, before being invited to design their own boat out of card and sellotape, which had to hold [&hellip…

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