Curriculum Challenge Week 2014
The week in quotes.
“My German family is great. When I have children, I want them to be able to go on a German exchange.”
“Fantastic enrichment opportunity for business students at ICEAW Base competition. Chance to meet future employers.”
“Couldn’t have been a better week!”
“My son loved today’s activity. He came back buzzing and said it was one of his best days at school ever.”
“Thank you to Year 9 for a fun day discussing glowing brains.”
“Year 9 Geography fieldwork on beautiful Dartmoor today. Boys were great and no rain.”
“Very proud of the AS Media group they have worked hard, produced the goods and been a pleasure to be with”
The week in pictures.
(Many more images available at the Twitter hashtag #DHSBCCW)
We started the week by learning new study skills,
hosting the Prefect’s dinner
and visiting Twickenham.
One group went to Paris
We learnt about Gallipoli
Our Peer Mentors went to the ‘Local Heroes’ event
and our Sixth Form had mock Oxbridge interviews.
In the theatre we took part in Drama workshops
and listened to Joanna, a Holocaust surviver.
We went to Germany to meet our friends
and to visit the Christmas markets.
We took part in Bikeability
and played football in the sun.
We learnt about Marine Biology
and accepted the NMA Engineering Challenge.
We created Roman mosaics
and designed masks.
We were creative at school
and on location in St Ives.
In the classroom we build spaghetti bridges
learnt how to navigate
and discovered what’s in a firework.
Our staff had fun too!