WSFC "Young Enterprise Learn to Earn" Day.

Pier Group had to use the personal skills needed in employment to design and market a new trainer.

Molly, Jade and Bobby came up with the "Future Shoe" a trainer with speakers, LED lights and bluetooth. Their slogan was "The sneakers with speakers"

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, Careers, Employability Day, WSFC

Myerscough College group

The Myerscough group enjoyed their first session with the small animals. They were shown around and had the opportunity to meet and handle some of them.  

Well done everyone! 

 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Sixth Form, Animal Studies

Public services- Hockey

This afternoon public services took part in hockey using teamwork skills and hockey skills including passing skills,dribbling and ball passing skill. 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Blackpool and The Fylde College, Sixth Form, Learning outside the classroom, Sports and Fitness, publicservices

Bridge Building Task @ Blackpool and The Fylde College.

Pupils first of all reviewed their personal targets that they set for themselves the previous week.

Following this the pupils worked in groups on a bridge building task which drew on teamwork, time management and communication  skills to plan and build the best bridge using limited resources.…

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: LOTC, Communication, Teamwork, b&fc, collegelinks, publicservices, Timemanagement

Life skills passport

Our sixth form students have been very busy in the Beach Suite. Changing the bed, cleaning the skirting boards, tidying, cleaning the fridge, washing and drying up are some of the many tasks our students have completed today. They’ve done a fantastic job. 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Life skills

Mirabelle is 18

Today WSFC had a very special birthday. Mirabelle is 18 and brought on her cake to share with her class. 
We wish Mirabelle a very happy birthday. 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Happy birthday

Volunteering at Carleton Crematorium.

Beach Group used tools to clear shrubs whilst volunteering at Carleton Crematorium.

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, LOTC, ECO, Volunteering, Teamwork, Beachgroup

Sixth Form Beach group- Asdan

Today Beach group have been looking at how seeds grow and what a plant needs to grow. We have learnt that the scientific name for the seed process is germination and we have set up an experiment to show us the process in real time.

Pupils have planted broad beans in glass jars with compost so…

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, Beach group

Myerscough College group - continued

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, Learning outside the classroom

Myerscough College group

 

This week we have enjoyed learning how to take care of small animals such as hamsters, rabbits, hedgehogs, reptiles and insects. Our pupils have been really brave and have overcome fears to hold and touch some of the animals.

We also visited the cats up for adoption, waiting for forever…

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: KS5, Learning outside the classroom

Public service: time management

This morning with Mr Emsley  we looked at time management and why this is important in public services. We created a timeline with what we did yesterday and ways how we could use are time effectively throughout the day. Mr Emsley has given us homework to do a weekly planner in order to improve on…

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: College Links, Learning outside the classroom, publicservices, BFC

Catering

Today is our last day of our entry 3 catering course. 
We are making chocolate chip cookies and can’t wait to taste them. 
Thank you Julie, our B&FC tutor for teaching us over the last 16 weeks. 

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Category: Sixth Form

Tags: Blackpool and The Fylde College