Academic and Creative Extension Program

Found in: Junior School


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We have started our ACE (Academic and Creative Extension) program in the Junior School for the year (previously known as TAGS).  

Last term students were set a challenge to build a vessel which could float holding 25 counters and endure ‘storm’ conditions. Students worked in small groups to create their boats and come up with a story related to the voyage the vessel was required for. They had stretcher boats for soldiers, rescue vessels after a cruise ship sank, boats that simply could float and the most sea worthy vessel was designed with ants in mind.  

Well done to Imogen B and Rebecca M.  Students enjoyed being creative and working with peers whom they have only just met. They demonstrated excellent team work and focus on the challenge.

Miss Estelle Palmer
Year 3 Teacher

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