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Great Walstead is about so much more than simply what happens inside the classroom, and this is the perfect place to discover just what else we get up to.

21-07-2020

Words from Walstead

A Lesson We Can Learn From the History of Democracy

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21-07-2020

Words from Walstead: Violent Games and Violent Behaviour: Is There a Link?

George W investigates the school of thought that kids playing violent games display violent behaviour. But is there really enough evidence in support of this.

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04-06-2020

Words from Walstead: Do Smart Phones Make You Stupid?

Bella G explores if something described as ‘smart’ can make you ‘stupid’?

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03-06-2020

Words from Walstead: Women in Sport

Grace shares her feelings about why women’s sport only gets 4% of sports media coverage.

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01-06-2020

Words from Walstead: Youthquake! Children Causing Change

James C from Year 7 talks to us about what is encouraging the youth of today to come up with ideas to change and challenge the old, established systems?

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18-05-2020

Year 3 & 4 Virtual Art Lesson

The last 2 lessons our Year 3 and 4 pupils have been focusing on Aboriginal Art and its was so much fun we thought we would let everyone join the lesson!

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03-05-2020

Great Walstead; Great Reads

We hope you enjoyed last weeks Great Walstead; Great Reads. We are excited to share this weeks recommendations from our Head of English, Mrs Rees and the teachers at Great Walstead.

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27-04-2020

Great Walstead; Great Reads

As we all try to find our own rhythms in these difficult times, we have put together a list of ‘Great Walstead: Great Reads’ for the week. The books are categorised into (fluid) age groups, so whatever your age, adults included, we hope we will identify something that appeals. Hopefully, we can all find some time in the day to curl up with a book.

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19-03-2020

Aladdin

Good luck to our talented actors and actresses for their performances of Aladdin! Everyone has been working incredibly hard and we can't wait to the see the final result!

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17-03-2020

Ecobricks Project

As part of their eco activities this year, the juniors have been making ecobricks out of non-recyclable single use plastics. They have made an amazing 61 ecobricks so far, with a special mention to our most prolific ecobricker A. Montier who has made over 20 ecobricks of her own!

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