Week 17 – Research Skills and Avoiding Plagiarism

This week topic included students exploring research skills and plagiarism. The overall aim of this session was to; consider the importance of research skills, how and why we research, to assess our research skills in the process, consider how to improve our research skills, learn the definition of plagiarism, consider different forms and motivations, consider … Continue reading Week 17 – Research Skills and Avoiding Plagiarism

Week 16 – Post GCSE choices and careers

This week during PSHEE Danielle covered Post GCSE Choice and careers. The aim of this session is to get students if they haven’t already to start thinking about their longterm plans re: their future studies and career path. It is important that students take the time to explore their options and see what post GCSE … Continue reading Week 16 – Post GCSE choices and careers

Week – 15 Report Writing & Goal Setting

Welcome back from half term, I hope you enjoyed your break and are looking forward to Half Term 3. As part of usual practice this weeks PSHEE session involved students looking over their reports from last term. Students were presented with the opportunity to see their grades if they hadn’t already and had the chance … Continue reading Week – 15 Report Writing & Goal Setting

Week 14 – Exercise and Physical Fitness

This week students learnt about the importance of exercise and physical fitness. Students were also asked to explain what they thought the importance of physical fitness is and whether it impacts any other aspects in life? Some of the answers students responded with include: Improves mental health Reduces anxiety and depression Helps with putting you in … Continue reading Week 14 – Exercise and Physical Fitness

Week 12- Exam Techniques and Essay Structure

As we are fast approaching HT2 mocks this weeks discussion is on exam techniques and essay structure. During this weeks sessions students went through the following presentation: This presentation highlights useful exam techniques that may help with your mocks, the importance of good self-care before your exams, preparation and time management during your exams and … Continue reading Week 12- Exam Techniques and Essay Structure

Week 11- Mental health and Negativity Bias

This week students learnt about mental health and negative bias. Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It impacts how we think, feel, and act.Mental health is important and can impact every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through adulthood. During this session students will fruther explore the impacts of mental whilst also exploring negative … Continue reading Week 11- Mental health and Negativity Bias