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Samhain

In RE today, (and dovetailing nicely with work we have done in History on the Celtic world the Romans found when they invaded Britain) we looked at Samhain, (pronounced sah-win) which is one of four festivals in the Celtic pagan calendar, and like the others is one which was...

Barnsley Crest

Today we studied Barnsley’s crest to look for clues to the town’s pre and post Industrial Revolution past. Do you know what the falcon carrying a padlock represents? Why is there a griffin on top? Why the crossed pick axes? Why not ask Brody- his research today was phenomenal...

Bringing Heritage Alive

A class of year 7 learners visited Darton Church to learn about the effects of the English Reformation on their local community.  This has been part of a larger project where the college is engaging with Heritage England to improve the access that our young people have to learning...

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