Weekly Department News – 10/11/17

ENGLISH

BOOKS! BOOKS! BOOKS!

This week we have added a number of books to our ever growing library. Our students continue to enjoy their reading sessions throughout the week. It has been a great pleasure for us to listen to some of our students reading aloud and showing off their amazing verbal skills!

books

BAH! HUMBUG!

Year 10 students have continued their analysis of ‘A Christmas Carol’ and have been discussing Marley’s Ghost and his visit to Ebenezer Scrooge:

He looked the phantom through and through, and saw it standing before him; though he

                                              felt the chilling influence of its death-cold eyes.’

scrooge

“LET’S GET THE MESSAGE ACROSS.”

Year 11 students have been working hard to redraft their speeches, their use of persuasive language techniques is developing well alongside their communication and speaking skills.

message

 

INSIDE THE CITY

Students exploring Liverpool heritage centre as part of the history of Liverpool crime and punishment at saint George’s Hall.

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