Form Tutor - Mr Elford
We have started the IGCSE programme by studying William Shakespeare's play 'Romeo and Juliet'. Students have been understanding the language and learning about the key themes.
In Mathematics, students have been learning about number and language.
In Biology, students have been studying about characteristics of living organisms and how to use a microscope to study and observe the very small organisms. other topics include cells, movement in and out of cell and Enzymes. The microscopes have helped them to look in detail at the plant and animal cells.
During their Chemistry lessons, our students have carried out a practical investigation focusing on observing diffusion.
Our IGCSE programme has started with an introduction to general physics. Students have recently been planning an experiment on measuring speed.
In French, our Year 10 students have been learning about France and French culture.
In ICT, students have been learning about input and output devices.
In Geography, our Year 10 students have been learning about migration. They have carried out a sorting activity where they have organised reasons into push and pull factors.
Our Year 10 students have been learning about business activities. They will go on to study about people in business.
During art classes, our students have been developing their skills in sketching.
During Life Skills, students have been discussing the importance of looking after our mental health and wellbeing.
During our PE lessons, students have been developing their skills in football.
Our year 10 students have been developing their stroke technique in the swimming pool. We will be taking part in a swimming competition against the other international schools later this term.