National Poetry Day competition winners

National Poetry Day was on Thursday 28th September and to celebrate we asked our students to write their own poem about Freedom and they were entered into LSA’s Poetry Competition.

There were lots of really good entries so thank you to everyone who got involved. 

The winners of the 2017…

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Posted by Steph Shencoe on 13 November 2017

Category: English Department Blog

Michael Grant author visit

LSA students have 'GONE' to Michael Grant author visit

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Posted by Steph Shencoe on 18 October 2017

Category: English Department Blog

Kite Runner English Theatre Visit

On 4th October students in Y9 and Y10 visited the Salford Lowry to see a production of The Kite Runner.  

 

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Posted by Steph Shencoe on 6 October 2017

Category: English Department Blog

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English in Action!

Mr Prescott's Year 8 class have been performing 'Our Day Out' by Willy Russell. 

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 6 July 2017

Category: English Department Blog

Lancashire Book of the Year shortlisting.

LSA students attended the Lancashire Book of the Year shortlisting event at County Hall Preston

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 30 June 2017

Category: English Department Blog

Shakespeare Sharing Day

Pupils in Y7 shared their recently made board games and drama experiences based on The Tempest with students at other local schools.

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 13 June 2017

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Sponsored Spell!

Students in Y7 & 8 have raised over £3000 in the annual English Department Sponsored Spell!

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 31 March 2017

Category: English Department Blog

Women In Black Scares Students!

 

Students in Y9 were scared stiff when they went to see 'The Woman in Black' at Salford's Lowry!

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 28 March 2017

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Poetry Live!

Students in Y10 visited Manchester's Bridgewater Hall to see poets from their GCSE anthology perform and discuss their work.

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 17 March 2017

Category: English Department Blog

King Lear comes to LSA.

A live performance of King Lear performed by the RSC was streamed live into LSA yesterday; it was enjoyed by pupils in Y8 & 9.

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Posted by Hannah Williams on 10 February 2017

Category: English Department Blog