Ambulance Service Presentation at Blackpool and The Fylde College.

Public Services  students received a talk about working for the Ambulance Service and were given the opportunity to try on a flak jacket and helmet worn by paramedics in situations like terrorist attacks.

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, LOTC, collegelinks, publicservices, BandFC

Festive logs

Today we have made festive logs at Blackpool and the Fylde College. We have made flavoured buttercream and used fondant icing to decorate them. 
I think you will agree they look amazing. 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Blackpool and The Fylde College, Catering

Team Island: Public Services Teamwork Task.

Pupils took part in a teamwork task involving the whole team needing to get across and clear a mine field. The pupils had limited resources, 3 planks and 3 island mats to place the planks on and had devise a method of getting everybody across safely and support each other as a team.

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, LOTC, Teamwork, collegelinks, BandFC

Sixth Form Myerscough Group

Our sixth formers have enjoyed meeting different animals on the farm this week. They did an excellent job of cleaning out the hen houses. 

Well done everyone!

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Learning outside the classroom

Public services: Taking part in sport

This afternoon we took part in football we started off with doing warm up drills and then worked in a team with playing are  favourite sport football. ⚽️

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: College Links, Learning outside the classroom, Teamwork, Sports and Fitness, Football, publicservices

Public Services course: Emergency Scenario Task..

The public Services students looked at a hypothetical emergency scenario situation. Onboard a sinking cruise ship with only 1 lifeboat the students had to work together displaying teamwork, communication and decision making to decide which 8 people they would save.

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, LOTC, Communication, Teamwork, collegelinks, publicservices, BandFC

Cheese scones

Today we are making Cheese scones in Catering at College. These are savoury scones that make a great tea time treat. 
I can’t wait to taste them. 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Blackpool and The Fylde College, Catering

The adventures of an Elf

We are busy planning our story about an Elf and the many adventures he will do in Blackpool whilst on holiday. 
It’s exciting thinking about the beginning, middle and end. 
Miss Gardiner can’t wait to read them. 
 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: English

Volunteering at Carleton Crematorium.

KS5 Beach Group volunteered at Carleton Crematorium clearing autumn leaves with Groundwork UK.

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, LOTC, Volunteering, Beachgroup

Staying safe online

5T have been working with UR Potential learning how to stay safe online. 
top tips they came up with were:

Don’t give away your password, your don’t give strangers your personal information, use the CEOP reporting button if you’re worried about yourself or a friend. Make sure your settings are…

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Learning outside the classroom, BTEC Vocational studies

Sixth Form Myerscough Group - continued

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Learning outside the classroom, collegelinks

Sixth Form Myerscough Group

Today we spent the morning at the reptile house at Myerscough. The pupils prepared food and water for the various species which included exotic, snakes, reptiles, toitoise and Lizards.

We looked at the different enclosures and discussed how reptiles need heat and humidity to be happy in their…

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, Learning outside the classroom