It was the Golden Ticket reward visits yesterday for both Primary and Secondary Phase.
Our Primary pupils enjoyed a visit and their lunch at Playpad in the morning; and Secondary pupils enjoyed an afternoon at Hollywood Bowl with a mcflurry for each pupil after bowling.
It's such a…
8R would like to invite you to 'Recycle 4 School'
In Spring 2, 8R will be looking at the topic of Travel Agents. As part of this topic we have decided to carry out some charity work for people all over the world less fortunate than ourselves. To do this we need your help!
We would like…
We started with a ‘Safer Internet’ quiz today using Purple Mash, everyone managed to score 100%, parents and carers might like to check this out a home too all pupils have their own username and password.
Then we had a group discussion all about ‘Permission’. We all gave examples of when we…
This week pupils in 10R thoroughly embraced our cross curricular World Religion allocated theme of Jainism which at the beginning of the week we knew little if nothing about. How lucky we were to have such an interesting religion to study.
The Jainism Swastika Symbol
We created this…
Today 10R visited Runshaw College and used the Design Technology suite. We were taught how to use a variety of woodworking tools safely to produce a chalkboard. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the experience and were a credit to Astley Park. We are looking forward to our next visit were we hope…
10R spent the morning making festive mince pies to share with everyone.
There was a special delivery for Mrs Howard who was very happy to receive the mince pies in time for her lunch, yum yum.
As a class we all wished each other Merry Christmas with a mince pie after lunch.
ONLY 6 SLEEPS…
Pupils in 10R got to work this term making Christmas items to sell around school and at Christmas Bingo, to help raise funds towards their Prom next year. They covered all areas of running a small business, such as researching ideas for suitable things to make, costing out the materials and then…
New Classrooms Update
What a difference a couple of days make. On Friday the base for the new classroom was ready and sometime over the weekend the new classrooms landed. We are looking forward to moving in once the internals are complete
As part of Friendship Week, 10R pupils have used the free internet safety programme ‘Be Internet Legends’ which looks at how young people can ensure they are being kind to others online. The Internet Kind pillar of the programme teaches young people how to be kind and respectful to others and how…
Katie from Community Rail Lancashire visited Astley Park School today and met with 10R pupils and staff to discuss the possibility of the class engaging in the ‘Railway Confidence Education Programme’. In March next year, Katie will return to school in order to finalise the programme … where we…
Today we were lucky enough to have a first-class tour of Myerscough College with Craig Dudding a Transitions Advisor. We visited the Foundation Studies Department and small animals centre, the Equine Arena, Sports Hall, Gym and Motor Sports facility.
Martin the ‘Boss’ gave us a guided tour of the Preston Vocational Centre. We got to take a look at the plastering, decorating, plumbing and brick laying departments. Then we met Brian our bricklaying instructor who explained to us the importance of Healthy & Safety and the need for the…