About: Mrs Swales

7M library discovery visit 

7M visited Spennymoor library today where they discovered the facilities,  became members and borrowed books.  Reading is such an important skill and 7M were really excited checking out the books!


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Stop press…

The school newspaper was launched as an after school club,  due to demand we have begun a lunchtime club too.  It will be hard work but our team of roving reporters are keen to get going.

8L under arrest!

8l were excited to welcome 2 PCSOs to their careers lesson last week.

Communications group

Name our newspaper…

Our roving reporters are running a competition to name the school newspaper, see the fabulous poster!  Results will be announced soon.📰

Communicating and social skills 

We visited the kill rooms today.  Students chose what they wanted and ordered it.  Well done !


7S Zoolab

7s had a ‘wild’ time at the zoolab workshop as part of their end of term reward.


8L computing

8L visited the school sensory garden and recorded sounds using the iPad.  It was a lovely afternoon and the students found lots of things that made a noise.
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The group visited Thinford Services as there is a variety of cafes and shops within the complex where they could practise

  their communication skills.

8L Careers

Firefighters from Spennymoor station came to visit and talk about what they do,  they even brought the fire engine.