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New Library Books

June 18, 2014 in Front Page News by AMs

The library has many new books this term for you to enjoy. Whether you’re a keen cook, a Manga fan or if you want a thrilling read or just a really good giggle – there are some great new books including:

‘Sam Stern’s – Get Cooking’ (teenage cookbook)
‘Do Try This At Home – Cookbook’

‘New Naruto’ (Manga books)

‘The World of Norm – May require batteries’!!!

‘Joey Pigza’ series

‘Geek Girl’ series

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YEAR 10 end of year maths exam dates

June 17, 2014 in Front Page News by Maths Department

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Basketball Open Day Trials

June 16, 2014 in Front Page News by Mr D BROWN

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Mini Monologues Competition!

June 16, 2014 in Front Page News by R Mulhearn

Creative writing competition for 11-18 year olds! Challenge yourself with mini monologues! Can you adopt a persona and write from one person’s point of view in just 100 words?

Think about your favourite celebrity, sporting legend, singer or historical figure. Think about someone who inspires you. Write your mini monologue from their point of view, sharing their thoughts and feelings.

For more information, please see Miss Mulhearn in D16.

Deadline is the last day of term – good luck!

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Year 7 Poetry

June 6, 2014 in Front Page News by R Mulhearn

Year 7 pupils have written some sublime poetry on the theme of ‘nature,’ inspired by the work of William Blake! Please visit the Aston Manor Academy blog to read all their tremendous efforts! Very well done to all pupils!

www.astonmanoracademy.blogspot.co.uk

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Maths Tuition

May 28, 2014 in Front Page News by AMA

Students have given up an hour on their Saturday to have small group tuition in maths. It is having a brilliant impact on their confidence in maths, and the department would like to thank both students and tutors for their dedication!

NOT LONG LEFT NOW – YOU CAN DO IT!

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Religious Education Literacy Competition!

May 28, 2014 in Front Page News by J LIBURD

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You can visit the CND Peace Competition website here http://www.cnduk.org/

The deadline is 1st July!

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Wear Blue Jeans & Trainers for the day! – Money Collection

May 23, 2014 in Front Page News by Miss K PAWAR

Thanks to those who have taken part, just a reminder that we will be coming round forms this morning during house tutor time for money collection for this worthy cause, students must pay 50p if they are wearing jeans and trainers, and staff £2.

We are collecting and raising awareness for Diabetes UK http://www.diabetes.org.uk/

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Football Academy Playing At The Hawthorns

May 23, 2014 in Front Page News by Mr D BROWN

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War of Words Poetry Competition

May 12, 2014 in Front Page News by R Mulhearn

Calling all pupils aged between 11 and 18! The English department is launching a new poetry writing competition all about the theme of ‘CONFLICT!’

Could you be the next lucky pupil to get their work published in a book of poetry and displayed in the library for all to see?

Enter our fantastic competition to be in with a chance of winning!

Think about what the word ‘conflict’ means to you. What do you think the biggest conflicts are in your life or in the world? What are the causes of conflicts? How can we resolve conflicts?

If you have an idea of how to answer any of the above questions, this competition is for you!

Please see Miss Mulhearn in D16 for more information!

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