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Entice Project – Current Vacancies

April 4, 2014 in Front Page News by Mr M Ward

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GCSE Science Revision Website is Live

March 23, 2014 in Front Page News, Science News by Mr Fairclough

The Science GCSE Revision website is now up and running. This is a valuable revision resource which contains past papers, mark schemes, revision power points, specification guides and more resources. Keep checking for more resources as they are uploaded.

 

The Science GCSE Revision website can be found at the following address:

http://www.rlsmart.net/rweb.php?item_id=16388064&share_id=334186

If you have any questions or any suggestions for how I can improve this resource please see me or comment below.

 

Good luck in your revision!

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Allez Yorkshire!

March 21, 2014 in Front Page News, Languages News, Uncategorized by Ms N Faulkes

SJF display Dewsbury Library Tour de France

Students in the Modern Foreign Languages Department have been busy producing leaflets and posters in French and Spanish, advertising various towns and cities in Yorkshire, ready for the influx of tourists that Le Grand D√©part and the Tour de France will bring to the region in the summer. Our work is now on display at Dewsbury Library’s new Tourist Information section. Why not go down and have a look this weekend?

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Year 10 and 11 GCSE Science Revision

March 19, 2014 in Front Page News, Science News by Mr Fairclough

Just a reminder that I Am Learning revision challenges are running between now and the end of next half term. All you need to enter is go to I am learning and look at your homework. Every student who achieves 80% or more in at least one attempt will be entered for a prize raffle each week. The challenges run between Monday morning and end on Sunday at 8pm.

Good luck!

This weeks topics are

C1 – Air Quality

C4 – Chemical Patterns

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Brazil 2014 World Cup Challenge

March 18, 2014 in Front Page News, Languages News by Ms N Faulkes

football Students in years 7, 8 and 9 have the opportunity to take part in this exciting competition, in which they will complete six, football-based language tasks in Portuguese, competing in teams of between 4 and 10 players, with the opportunity of winning a place at the Double Club World Cup Challenge to be held at the Emirates Stadium in London, home of Arsenal Football Club.

This competition is being run as an after-school club by Ms Faulkes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from today until 4.30pm (4pm on 18.3.14 and 20.3.14). Students who would like to compete will need to get into a team with their friends and make arrangements to get home from school on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Alternatively, come along and we’ll make sure you are part of a team.

Come and get involved!

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National Foreign Languages Spelling Bee 2014

March 14, 2014 in Front Page News, Languages News by Ms N Faulkes

spelling beeFour year 7 students went to the Regional Final of the National Foreign Languages Spelling Bee at the University of Hull yesterday, where they competed in the French section of the competition against students from over 50 other Yorkshire schools. Our finalists all performed extremely well, beating their scores from both the class and whole-school competitions. Although our students did not progress through to the National Final, we are all very proud of their achievements.

There will be more languages competitions coming soon.

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National Foreign Languages Spelling Bee 2014

February 17, 2014 in Front Page News, Languages News by Ms N Faulkes

spelling beeThe National Foreign Languages Spelling Bee Whole-School Final took place on Friday. Twelve students from year 7 forms competed, with the four winners now going on to compete in the regional final at the University of Hull in March. The winners were:

1st – Mina Flanagan

2nd – Daniel Armintia

3rd – Louisa Warne and Rozanna Bielecka

Well done to all who took part.

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National Schools Reading Competition

February 7, 2014 in Front Page News by Mr M Ward

Here is your chance to read as much as you can, get rewarded and enjoy!

The National Schools Reading competition has launched and will be starting from 27th January 2014. Children from Year 7 and Year 8 are challenged to read as many books as possible between 27th January and 28th March. There will be questions on the website (www.readformyschool.co.uk) after you finish reading. All pupils who read eight or more books will get automatically entered for an individual prize.

Students who read the most will be awarded House points to contribute to the House Shield!!!

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History GCSE Revision – Germany Paper

February 5, 2014 in Front Page News by Mr M Burns

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The Entice Project

February 5, 2014 in Front Page News by Mr M Ward