13 December 2017

Year 8 students get creative in English!

It was all fun and games in a Year 8 English class as they took part in an Iron Man competition, inspired by the novel 'The Iron Man'. Students had to build their own Iron Man robot.

27 September 2017

National Poetry Day Competition

To celebrate we are asking our students to write their own poem about Freedom they will be entered into LSA’s Poetry Competition.

18 September 2017

The Book People Bedtime Story Competition

Here's an opportunity for our newest arrivals to indulge in some creative writing

15 November 2016

Live screening of 'Hamlet' at LSA!

Live stream of a Royal Shakespeare Company Hamlet performance!

10 November 2016

Winner of Rotary Writers' Competition

A huge well done to Y9 pupil Ella Peebles who won this year's Rotary Club Young Writers' Competition.  She was awarded her prize in assembly.

14 October 2016

Students Teach Each Other in English!

Peer teaching!

7 October 2016

English Department Handwriting Competition Winners Announced!

Lucy Brown and Alexandra Karadzhinov have won the handwriting competition!

29 July 2016

Poet Adam Kammerling visits Y7 on FLD

Performance poet Adam Kammerling visited Y7 and worked his magic on Flexible Learning Day. Pupils were treated to a session where he worked with them to help create and perform their own poems.

18 July 2016

8Z1 Make National Accelerated Reader Roll of Honour!

8Z1 have now featured on the Accelerated Reader roll of honour!

14 July 2016

Y9 English Visit to Stratford-Upon-Avon

Y9 pupils were certainly 'Bard' when they visited Stratford-upon-Avon, William Shakespeare's birthplace.

14 July 2016

Y9 English Students Write and Publish a Novel!

Year 9 students have achieved the incredible by writing their own novel,

4 July 2016

Y12 English Lytham Hall Visit to see 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Y12 students visited Lytham Hall on Friday evening for an outdoor production of Shakespeare's comedy 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'. The production was excellent, although the same couldn't be said about the weather!

14 June 2016

Two words not one competition winners

LSA pupils have been improving their literacy skills by entering a competition to design a poster showing that alot, aswell, infact, thankyou and eachother are TWO words, not one!

11 June 2016

Byron Biographies

Y10 researched the colourful life of Lord Byron as part of their GCSE English Literature course and turned their findings into magazine front covers.

3 May 2016

LSA English Sees ‘Gangsta Granny’!

Pupils in Y7 and 8 enjoyed a dramatic performance of David Walliams’ novel ‘Gangsta Granny’ at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre.

3 May 2016

English Sixth Formers Share Their Skills!

Y7 pupils were treated to a poetry session today when sixth formers came to their lesson to teach them about Seamus Heaney’s work.