14 Jun

11G Summer Week 8

Well what a strange this week has turned out to be! As I’m writing this, we are down to just 4 weeks left in 11G!!!


On Monday morning we were off to swimming at Hindley. We have a new teacher now who is lovely and she put us through our paces to get lots of lengths in. Mrs Fisher and Mr…

7 Jun

11G- beginning of last half term at Astley Park

Welcome back to our final ever half term as 11G at Astley Park! It has been another fun filled week and as you will have heard, we have lots of fun things coming up over the next 6 weeks before it is time to bid farewell to everyone. 


On Monday morning, Mrs Cobham wasn’t in school as she…

17 May

Around the World with 11G

In class, 11G enjoy using Earth Cam to look at different webcams around the world. We have travelled to Times Square in New York, Porthmeor Beach in Cornwall and a manatee cam in Florida where we’ve spotted sharks and lots of brightly coloured fish and lots of other places. But our favourite…

14 May

It’s good to be me in 11G

Over this half term in our learner led “good to be me” sessions we have been talking about “worries.” Through our group discussions we have realised that we all have worries and feel anxious sometimes and this is ok. We have talked about what worries us and some of us have very similar…

2 May

11G Summer Week 3

Hello all, you join us at the end of a short week in school and we will be having another short week next week too!

On Monday morning we were off to the gym for our PE session. This week we worked in pairs against another pair of friends. The challenge was to complete 5 minutes on each piece of…

26 Apr

11G Summer Week 2

Happy Friday! We have had a very busy week this week in 11G and as of today we have less than 50 days of 11G left!

On Monday morning Mrs Cobham was needed to cover in 9P next door, so Miss Snailham very kindly offered to come into school for an extra day to cover for Mrs Cobham. We all went to…

19 Apr

11G First Week Back of our Last Ever Term!

Welcome back to our final term for 11G at Astley Park School! How crazy does that sound?! We hope that everyone had a lovely Easter break. We are all raring to go for our last term. 


On Monday morning we welcomed everyone back to class. As I mentioned in my email before we came back, the…

30 Mar

Easter Bunnies on the Loose

11G were given a white wooden bunny to decorate for Easter. They were given lots of ideas on how they could decorate them. Some chose to use felt tips - thankyou Mrs Williams, and others chose to use paint or to decoupage them using small pieces of patterned paper and glue and…

28 Mar

11G Last Week of Spring Term

Apologies for our lack of blog posts recently, here is one to end this term with. Only one term left at Astley Park for 11G after these holidays.


On Monday morning we took the time to catch up on what everyone had got up to at the weekend. We used this as part of our speaking and listening…

26 Mar

11G Spring Raffle Draw- Prize Winners

A HUGE thankyou to everyone who bought raffle tickets to help us raise money for our prom. We drew the raffle on Thursday and the winners were Danny, Katie, Mrs Mahood, Lily and Josh.


Thankyou to Tesco, Morrisons, Booths and Asda in Chorley who donated the prizes and Miss Brown who…

8 Mar

11G Week 8 Spring Term- Careers Week and World Book Day

This week it has been Career’s Week AND World Book Day, so we have been very busy!

On Monday morning, it was time for our Entry Level Functional Maths exams for some of our learners. The remainder of 11G and 11R pupils congregated together in 11G’s classroom for some speaking and listening…

8 Mar

Name The Sloth with 11G

11G were given a sloth to use to raise funds for prom. Together they came up with a list of names which Donna in the office kindly made into a sheet. At the Valentines disco Lily and Mrs Cobham sold names for 50p.

Today the name was revealed and he is called Jackson - the winner is Maisie who…