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Cooking up a storm!

What an absolute delight this group is to work with in Food Technology. Wonderful sharing and some really lovely food-related conversations while they worked. They built on their cutting and slicing skills from last week’s fruit salad and added grill work to their repertoire. This is the first time...

Autobiography

As our learners work towards preparing their own autobiographies for presenting to camera as part of their GCSE coursework, we have been investigating the features of autobiographical writing such as perspective and tense. The text I chose to work on to help with these features may be very self-indulgent,...

Just like buses…

So it seems blog posts are like buses… you wait ages for one then several turn up at once! Taking our kitchen skill cues from Ratatouille, (with the accent of Gordon Ramsay) we were working on ‘the claw’ and ‘the bridge’ knife skills in preparation for our fruit salad next week. All learners...

Darton Voice is Coming

Next week learners who have been involved in Darton Voice over the last year will be presenting some of our achievements in assembly.  At the same time we will be recruiting learners to be Darton Voice representatives for this academic year. Darton Voice provides many great opportunities for learning...

Bringing it all together!

Growing up in the ’80s, I loved the A-Team, and Hannibal Smith’s saying of “I love it when a plan comes together” was one of my favourites! Well today, our planning came together in spectacular fashion. In 7ABA we have been researching different animals and building a mini-project around...

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