January 2015

Fiesta, Fun and Food!! – 30/01/2015

2017-05-09T10:40:51+01:00January 30th, 2015|

As part of the Year 9 topic on Food and Drink, the Spanish Department took 48 Y9 pupils to the Chiquito Restaurant in Horwich to experience typical Mexican cuisine.  They enjoyed a three course feast of nachos for the starter, chicken fajitas for the main course and churros with chocolate sauce for dessert. Some were [...]

Manchester actors present Macbeth – 29/01/2015

2017-05-09T10:40:51+01:00January 29th, 2015|

After the success of the pantomime which was performed to Year 7 and 8 at the end of last term, on Wednesday 28th January, Manchester Actors Theatre Company presented a performance of 'Macbeth' for Year 7. For many pupils, it was their first experience of watching a live performance by Shakespeare. 'Macbeth' is still regarded [...]

Random Readers Waterstones visit – 26/01/2015

2017-05-09T10:40:51+01:00January 26th, 2015|

In January, the library took a group of pupils from the Random Readers reading club to Waterstones book store in Wigan town centre to select new titles for the library. It gave pupils a good chance to see what's new in the literary world, from The New Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, to the [...]

WOBOD The World Book Day Award – 21/01/2015

2017-05-09T10:40:51+01:00January 21st, 2015|

The Library’s craft club have been letting their creativity and imaginations run free taking up the challenge to celebrate reading for pleasure.The students are working hard on designing a poster in response to the statement ‘Why we can’t live without books’ for The World Book Day Award.They will be in for a chance to win [...]