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19/06/19

At this time of year, requests for term time leave are common. We would like to remind parents and carers it is not our policy to authorise holidays in term time. The summer term ends on July 23rd, 2019. Thank you. Find out more at https://t.co/2LEgFmGk1f

19/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

🙌🏼🙌🏼 for such an incredibly valuable day for our amazing students! Well done for their amazing win! An experience to remember for all https://t.co/9UhovuJ0g9

19/06/19

Retweetd From Christel Wolthoorn

You absolutely aced it. Such a pleasure to work with this great team of talented girls. This is just the beginning as https://t.co/7tjRuL4KPp

19/06/19

Retweetd From SouthwarkYA's

Please RT. Do you know any dancers, singers, poets, spoken word artists? Are you part of a band or group who would like to showcase your talent to your local community? Please get in touch. Perform @ Peace Event 13/07 https://t.co/vMV348tBt8

18/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

Gaining valuable on their pitch so that they are ready to present at the later. Don’t forget to vote for Patch & Track on this link: https://t.co/akit8i6Wkw https://t.co/8if9gSpVPM

18/06/19

Retweetd From HAB LPLC

Great to see one of our out in the field (the field of science that is 🔬🔭⚗️) https://t.co/6XZLRX456L

18/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

Such good ideas from each team https://t.co/qU1mGUh64N

18/06/19

Retweetd From HAB Enrichment

Thank you to all of our year 6s who have come to MFL, PE, Drama and STEM masterclasses over last few weeks. We’ve really enjoyed giving you a taste of the opportunities on offer next year https://t.co/UhsB1yW06o

18/06/19

Retweetd From Dr B

Y6 science taster lesson here at We covered chemistry, biology, engineering/physics and biochemistry in an hour - super impressed with the scientists 🔬🧬🔭🧫🧪 https://t.co/ApWh1Gr3I0 https://t.co/QpR1QTVgaa

18/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

We’ve arrived for the awards where we will pitch our idea then take part in the market place. We’re so excited! 🤩👩🏽‍💻 https://t.co/zgNgpD4m3S

18/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

Marketplace! galore and meeting industry professionals https://t.co/AYJuWykezp

18/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

Explaining their app to industry professionals. So of how well the girls have done today https://t.co/Nla7v9hjZJ

18/06/19

Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

Year 5 Parents/Carers and Students! Come and visit our wonderful school for our third Open Morning of the year tomorrow at 10am! https://t.co/edxEvrcDhn

18/06/19

Retweetd From HABSTEM

The day has come! We’ve headed off to for our morning accelerator session to help us prepare for the awards later! Wish us luck 🤞🏼👩🏽‍💻#GirlsInTech https://t.co/oTWytL58Bu

17/06/19

Retweetd From Dr Edmunds

has taught me science capital well...! Students are far more likely to retain information if its something they can already relate to! How to remember where core and crust of Earth is? Think of apples and pizzas! https://t.co/jsgIwqfUxl

17/06/19

Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

Tomorrow our final GCSE starts in Art! We are so of all of our Year 11s for their resilience, good humour and maturity in which they’ve approached their exams and final day with us on Friday! Now to HAB6 Experience Day and Year 11 Grad! https://t.co/JMAqhH2XiK

17/06/19

Retweetd From HABCareers

This week's assembly was all about women in engineering. Thanks to Wendy from for her help and support https://t.co/DcWzDo6038

17/06/19

Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

Really looking forward to meeting up with primary partners from & at the beginning of July, would be great to see leads from and others from https://t.co/e5amybwH7I

14/06/19

Retweetd From Beaconsfield

Got that ‘It’s finally weekend’ feeling but no plans yet - don’t worry we have the best Saturday planned for you. First have brunch After attend a of And finally go to for poem reading: by Pedro Neves Marques https://t.co/9mN8gmcZGd

14/06/19

Congratulations to Leslie and to the and good luck to those who have their final exams still to come! https://t.co/fMRCTpqusg

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Posted on May 16th 2019

Guardian Helps Students Make Newspaper - Thien, Year 10, Reports

Thien, Year 10, reports on how students made their own newspaper, with help from the Guardian.

Last month, our Year 10, was given the opportunity to create and publish our own news articles at the Guardian office.

We were split into groups to create a full newspaper consisting of 12 articles. We decided on our editorial roles including sports editor, home editor and more.

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Then we filtered through news articles and chose 3-4 articles each that we would later discuss in a meeting within our groups. In this meeting we decided on 12 articles to be in our newspaper.

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We were then allocated the articles that we needed to write and were given time to research. There was quite a lot of pressure during the writing process as we had a very short time limit to complete the articles. However, we all persevered and managed to finish the articles, including choosing pictures and creating our own headlines.

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Finally, we were able to decide on the name of our newspaper alongside the price. The trip gave us an amazing insight into journalism and will undoubtedly help us in our English GCSEs. 

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“It was an amazing opportunity to see the hard work and time that goes into writing and publishing newspapers," said Xue-Jun, Year 10. "I was really proud at having contributed to making my own newspaper.”

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And here's what our newspapers looked like!

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By Thien, Year 10


A big THANK YOU to the team at Guardian Education Centre for making this invaluable experience possible.