Oct 22

Hallowe’en Fun at School

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Staff in the school restaurant made the middle of iWeek a little more fun with their Hallowe’en menu today. Scary Chicken, Hotdogs and Veggie Burgers were on the menu, with Pumpkin Sponge or Spooky Cupcakes (with popping candy!) for desert. For those who didn’t eat in the restaurant, jacket potatoes with Halal chicken curry or cheese …

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Oct 22

Guarding a Van Gogh, gathering data for HS2 whilst Mr Boyes continues up the Mynd

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Whilst our intrepid Mr Boyes continues to lead Year 8 up the Mynd, Year 10 have been showing some stunning calibre at Birmingham Uni: 2 of our lads working at the Barber Institute where they’ve been helping with school tours and another working in the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education. An outstanding school …

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Oct 22

The stage is set…

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…and Year 7 have one more rehearsal before they perform to their parents. We’ve spent the day sending teachers slightly stressy whilst we’ve been gathering our props, making lots of noise, and putting together our displays, but we’ve all worked extremely hard to put everything together in time. See you tomorrow Year 7 parents – …

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Oct 22

Year 8′s Flying Eggs!

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One of our Year 8 iWeek groups has been creative this week making structures out of newspaper in an attempt to safely drop fresh eggs from a great height! Success has been patchy, but all of this activity has helped the pupils to develop resilience and teamwork, however safely the eggs landed on the floor. …

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Oct 22

Day 3 at the ‘The Only Way Is Green’ project

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Two more days left until our pop-up market, we have some amazing products for Friday including food, coasters and computer key art work. Friday will be amazing with all the products people are creating. hopefully we will raise enough money to make Queensbridge a greener school!

Oct 22

Work Experience really is an experience of hard work!

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Slicing and serving cake, securing sound systems, supplying sixth form sustenance and shovelling manure, are just some of the brilliant work experiences Year 10 students are having this week out about in our wonderful city.

Oct 21

Year 8 Conquer the Mynd!

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Year 8 are facing their toughest challenge so far with the great challenge of a walk on the Long Mynd in Shropshire. Split into four teams over four days, the pupils are required to test their skills of resilience and relationships so that they can walk in challenging conditions and finish in a team. Winners …

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Oct 21

Expert advice on our doorstep

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Year 9 campaign organisers get professional advice from QB parent and local shopkeeper Allison Sadler in the “People” shop on how to maximise the effect of their campaign out in the community

Oct 21

Day 2 at the ‘The Only Way Is Green’ project

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It’s certainly proving to be a challenge to complete our products in such a short amount of time. However, we are working  extremely well together and have progressed a lot. Let’s see what tomorrow brings us.

Oct 21

Sneak Preview!

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This morning Year 7 had the opportunity to hear the first single of local singer/songwriter Beth Sherburn as well as talking to her about the problems of Cyber Bullying. Thanks Beth! Now onto practising for our own performance…  

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