Year 8 Fieldwork

This week Year 8 carried out a fieldwork enquiry, investigating micro climates around the school. They collected data from the quad, outside the Science classrooms, the wooded area and the all weather pitch. Next they will be focusing on their data presentation, analysis, conclusion and evaluation. Year_8_fieldwork_photos

Our Brilliant Cumbria Ambassadors

Our Brilliant Cumbria Ambassadors are on the road again this time they visited St Begh’s Primary School. The team continued with our current theme, respect. The morning was fun, energetic and engaging with all our ambassadors showing, confidence, maturity and the commitment to deliver a fantastic lesson.  A huge well done to all the students…

Year 11 Geography Field Trip

The Year 11 Geographers carried out their Human Fieldwork Enquiry in Keswick. They studied the environmental quality of the town. Despite the bitterly cold weather and pouring rain, all work was complete and then written up at the Fieldwork Studies Centre, Blencathra. As this was a residential trip, the students enjoyed some team building activities…

Geography trip to Dynamic Earth

Here are some pictures of the Year 9 Geography trip to Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh in December. We had a brilliant day learning about Plate Tectonics at one of Edinburgh’s best museums. The students had a fun and educational workshop with an experienced member of staff, before walking through the interactive museum, which explains the development…

The Brilliant Cumbria Team and Monkwray Primary School

On Friday half of our amazing Brilliant Cumbria team went to Monkwray Primary School, to deliver a lesson on respect. ‘You guys absolutely smashed that. So impressed with the hard work you have put in to plan and deliver today’s session. You conducted yourselves with maturity, confidence and professionalism; all the qualities that an Employer…