Monthly Archives: February 2016

Cirque Du Freak

madam octa

Design and Technology

Here is an image of Ella’s travel game, that she has created as part of her DT coursework. Can you guess what it’s called?Ella R&D

At Highfields one of our pupils follows a Vegan diet. On Friday we spoke about baking and what type of things Vegans can have, so over the weekend Miss Holliday made some chocolate vegan brownies. Here is a picture of the one’s she made earlier.vegan brownies blog

Year Eight Kagan

Year Eight worked in their Kagan pairs to decide what they would spend their aid budget on after a tsunami.  They had to work together and discuss each cost and give a reason why they would spend the money or why they wouldn’t.  


Year Eight Elements 

Year Eight worked with Simon from Open Minds to experience how they would react after a tsunami has struck. 


SEAL Lesson

In our SEAL lesson we have been looking at Resilience and not giving up. We decided to do this in a fun way and challenge the pupils to try and build a tower made from spaghetti and marshmallows. seal lesson spag tower 

spag tower 1

Year 7 explore tsunamis through games


Year 9 Tsunami recounts


Year 9 cooking 

year 9 have been focusing on tsunami’s and where they are most common in the world. From this year 9 looked in to the different types of food people ate around Thailand. We cooked a stir fry learning about different vegetables and how to prepare food before cooking them  


Survival equipment-what would you save?

This is what the boys at Springwell@Forest thought. Do you agree?