Tag Archives: Sixth Form

#RSCLear : Literature Students Watch RSC Lear

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Sixth form students who take A Level English Literature watched a Royal Shakespeare Company live broadcast of King Lear on Thursday 9th February.¬†They were¬†joined by students from Year 10 who are considering taking English Literature as an option. The live broadcast supports students’ understanding of the genre of tragedy, which is one of the units studied for A Level. Students… Read more »

Reading ambassador update

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Refurbishing the reading room Whilst seeing our new school grow and develop has been exciting, it has meant that we lost our much used school library last summer. Over the past few months, we have been designing a new reading room for the school, in the reading hub of our school, Our Lady’s. Firstly, we planned the layout of the… Read more »

Y13 English Language do university!

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Mrs Jones, Miss Clarke, myself and the year 13 A Level class took a trip down to Liverpool Hope University to receive a lecture about English Language. The lecture gave us an insight into sexism in language, political/ courtroom language and multilingualism. What stood out to me personally was the lecture about sexism in language, that I personally feel this… Read more »