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27/05/20

Wellbeing Wednesday (3 of 3): ‘Down Dog ‘is an app currently for free to students based around Yoga and really is fun and relaxing When students log on they should be sure to use their school email address so that there is no charge. https://t.co/ToOWOe1AOe

27/05/20

Wellbeing Wednesday (2 of 3) A great link it to support us is https://t.co/YLg6dU7jtH Some really useful info around Wellbeing and a short quiz for students to take that gives feedback on their own wellbeing at this point in time.

27/05/20

Wellbeing Wednesday (1 of 3): Support during the Covid-19 outbreak. Below is a website that contains information and suggests activities relating specifically to Covid-19 and managing our anxious thoughts and feelings. https://t.co/gD2lc84b7k

15/05/20

Year 9 and 10 students have been hard at work this week creating fantastic bakes and showing amazing skills. Lucky families to have these impressive chefs in the house! https://t.co/MtLmS7Ijz9

15/05/20

Year 9 and 10 students have been hard at work this week creating fantastic bakes and showing amazing skills. Lucky families to have these impressive chefs in the house! https://t.co/P7BcO55tqj

15/05/20

Year 9 and 10 students have been hard at work this week creating fantastic bakes and showing amazing skills. Lucky families to have these impressive chefs in the house! https://t.co/kv7ysWX6AA

15/05/20

Year 11 Hospitality & Catering student completes her Food Allergy on line training with the Food Standards Agency – Massive congratulations to Sophia, this is not an easy course so well done! https://t.co/IkXBD15JRc https://t.co/td2ahWXZaP

13/05/20

Wellbeing Wednesday: Mindfulness can move thoughts and feelings as you focus on something that engages your senses. These moments will allow you to be present in the here and now and will allow you to reset your mind. https://t.co/xxmwTyR1wX

07/05/20

Home Learning Tweet 3 of 3 - Hospitality & Catering students have submitted photographs of their recent bakes and meals made at home. Lucky families to have such talented chefs at home! https://t.co/vgQ05hkZ24

07/05/20

Home Learning Tweet 2 of 3 - Hospitality & Catering students have submitted photographs of their recent bakes and meals made at home. Lucky families to have such talented chefs at home! https://t.co/I7jXB6RnEh

07/05/20

Home Learning Tweet 1 of 3 - Hospitality & Catering students have submitted photographs of their recent bakes and meals made at home. Lucky families to have such talented chefs at home! https://t.co/FYYRAotsKN

07/05/20

Retweeted From National Online Safety

Throughout the pandemic we are spending more time online at home, and with that comes dangers. 💻 Our latest online risks series feature takes a look at online grooming and the steps we can take to protect our children from it >> https://t.co/EbhnRQx4Xv https://t.co/Hb6f1IcULJ

06/05/20

Wellbeing Wednesday - CDS students focus on resilience. We celebrate 75 years since the end of WWII on Friday when resilience was quickly learnt and people adapted. This won't last forever! https://t.co/ruVikjQphp https://t.co/HuJLK6u32J

06/05/20

Wellbeing Wednesday - Areas of resilience: Be positive; be focused; be flexible; be organised; be proactive. Tips: Make connections; keep a daily routine; self-care; set achievable goals; think of yourself positively. https://t.co/USjjkC4aQI

05/05/20

Home Learning – Art - Tweet 3 of 3 Students were given the brief to draw a bug of their choice and decorate, using doodle designs; being creative. Here are photographs of some of the submissions. Great artwork and imagination! https://t.co/56ZwYrG1AT

05/05/20

Home Learning – Art - Tweet 2 of 3 Students were given the brief to draw a bug of their choice and decorate, using doodle designs; being creative. Here are photographs of some of the submissions. Great artwork and imagination! https://t.co/XOyoaLCrQb

05/05/20

Home Learning – Art - Tweet 1 of 3 Students were given the brief to draw a bug of their choice and decorate, using doodle designs; being creative. Here are photographs of some of the submissions. Great artwork and imagination! https://t.co/QuE3trVXJY

04/05/20

Look at this amazing birthday cake made by a Year 9 Hospitality & Catering student, for her practical submission. Chocolate cake with Nutella icing dyed in blue food colouring. What a fantastic surprise for her brother! https://t.co/Od5cj3FSxf

04/05/20

Home Learning - Year 9 and 10 Hospitality and Catering students were extremely busy last week making mouth watering creations. Check out these photographs. https://t.co/FPVlXwXGZm

04/05/20

Retweeted From East Kent Hospitals

Daisy Dorman, from Broadstairs, has created a music video to say thank you to NHS staff working on the frontline of the coronavirus outbreak🤩 To see her video that has had 22,000 views go to: https://t.co/DSedDJRh80 Read more: https://t.co/iKmCtEpGFT

01/05/20

Retweeted From Local Offer

Important from so why not download your guide today https://t.co/Y5QN0QdFQZ

01/05/20

Retweeted From SARCHS

From : With Google Stadia offering 2 free months of its 'Stadia Pro' during , here are some tips to keep children safe whilst playing on Google's flagship game streaming platform. ⬇️ https://t.co/iaEY1rxgeW

28/04/20

Home learning – The Dad of a Year 9 hospitality student had an amazing treat made for him by his daughter on his birthday. Fabulous design and finishing skills. https://t.co/TS8VXoQfsY

28/04/20

Home learning – William in Year 7 has been working hard on his home learning. Check out these photographs. Keep up the good work William! https://t.co/6LB91h7mDk

24/04/20

Brilliant Club News – Year 9 & 10 students have passed their Brilliant Club project on Germline Editing with a number achieving the highest possible grade. Students will have their Graduation Trip to look forward to soon! https://t.co/nrztMF2mpu

22/04/20

Wellbeing Wednesday - Click on this link to show you how with just a few minutes per day Mindfulness will help and support you. Even if it this isn’t for you, it may help you or someone in your family in the future. https://t.co/34hPNcgAaF

22/04/20

Wellbeing Wednesday See the attached benefits of mindfulness https://t.co/34hPNcgAaF https://t.co/CywAZDCOBs

21/04/20

Home Learning – Hospitality & Catering Year 9 beautifully decorated spring cake. https://t.co/89R4z7k88A

15/04/20

Home Learning in History – After finishing his history home learning and assignment, Josh in Year 7 continued by reading about Henry VIII. Great focus here from Josh, on continuing his learning at this time. https://t.co/G8qcahYTc3

15/04/20

Wellbeing Wednesday at CDS Please take a look at the reminder below for the five rules of wellbeing. https://t.co/qMzss9nVZM

15/04/20

Wellbeing Wednesday at CDS: Here are some links that may help your focus if you feel negative about our current situation. https://t.co/3xD64t5yGU https://t.co/HPIadfu0cN https://t.co/dDzqkxD6DO https://t.co/n4E6Of2O3e https://t.co/ATcpxcSPJA

14/04/20

Exciting times ahead for three Y10 students who have been offered places to work with mentors from St Hugh’s College at Oxford University. The will will also have a brief residential stay to experience life at Oxford University! What a great opportunity!

14/04/20

Check out the Headstart Resilience Hub link below; there are some great tips and advice for parents/carers to help support young people at this challenging time. https://t.co/CFn6GeeFsr https://t.co/mLevGzRX7g

14/04/20

The TTRS battle between Year 7 and 8 continues, finishing at 3pm on Friday 24 April. Year 7 is currently in the lead! Students should get logged on and get competing!! https://t.co/pY9PEkyCZr

09/04/20

Home learning – A Year 9 science project to research each planet in the solar system and create a poster. https://t.co/P2Z40ZwKDR

08/04/20

Competition time! Thanet Wanderers Rugby Club has set up challenges for you to complete. There are a host of quizzes to test rugby knowledge. There are weekly prizes to be won which are being sent out to winners! https://t.co/qUEx8E9TW8 https://t.co/NngmeQ2zSp

08/04/20

"CDS Wellbeing Wednesday" Please open and take a look at these words of encouragement to our community at this time. https://t.co/GqgN5SouDa

08/04/20

"CDS Wellbeing Wednesday" A great link offering support to students at this time. https://t.co/YLg6dU7jtH

08/04/20

"Wellbeing Wednesday at CDS" ‘Down Dog’ is an app that you can download for free and is based around Yoga. Have a go! It is both fun and relaxing! If students log on with their school email address there is no charge https://t.co/ToOWOe1AOe

Careers Programme 2019-2020

Please find below the Careers Programme for The Charles Dickens School 2019-20 (please note: this is a live document and will be updated on a monthly basis).

 

  Autumn Spring Summer

Year 07:


Careers

University Visit – Past Achievement and Future Goals

Life Skills – assembly and tutor group activities.

Careers Fayre – 26th February

How to challenge myself – University visit

PSHCEE Careers Drop down session

Brilliant Club – University mentoring and project

University Visit

Year 07:


Life Skills
Employability

“Build a University”  - CCCU 12.11.19

University mentor – Getting Maths right

Build a University Trip – University

Improving my language and why its important – University mentoring

“What are my Skills” – all day splitting the group by college groups (4 sessions) – 19th March

Year 08:

Careers

Life Skills – assembly and tutor group opportunities

University Visit – Building confidence

KS4 Options event. Taster sessions and open evening.

University workshop.

Options guidance from Careers Advisor in small groups.

Careers Fayre – 26th February

Life Skills – assembly and tutor group opportunities.

Opportunity to visit university and other providers.

PSHCEE Careers Drop down session

World Languages Day and why this is important – University Trip

Year 08:

Life Skills
Employability

“Build a Student” - CCCU 12.11.19

I’m a Scientist Competition

More than one direction – University Visit on career options

University mentor – Getting Maths right

Improving my language and why it’s important – University mentoring

Making Choices – “How do I learn” – 13th February

Dynamic Dialogue, developing my speaking skills – University Visit

STEM visit – Careers in Science – University Trip

Brilliant Club – University mentoring and project

University Visit

Year 09:

Careers

Event for University Technical Colleges

University workshop

Careers Fayre– 26th February

Life skills – assembly and tutor group opportunities.

Research the labour market.

PSHCEE Careers Drop down session

Year 09:

Life Skills
Employability

I’m a Scientist Competition

University Visit – Why go to University?

University Visit – Kent Medical Fayre

Presentation Skills workshop – University Trip

University Visit

Building my confidence for next steps – University Trip

Year 10:

Careers

Life Skills – work experience preparation sessions.

Making the Grade – Work experience preparation evening

University Visit – Revision and getting the grades

Life/work skills assemblies and tutor group activities.

Summer Skills Talk – University opportunities –Whole year group

Careers Fayre– 26th February

Introduction to options post 16.

Assemblies and tutor group opportunities.

Presentation Skills workshop – University Trip

CV writing and interviews. Reflection on work experience.

Year 10:

Life Skills
Employability

University Visit – STEM and Careers

I’m a Scientist Competition

Inspiring Minds Project – University Saturday project

Life Skills – work experience preparation sessions.

Headstart - Peer Mentoring Training 30 - 31 Oct

Post 16 options – What next. University Visit

Brilliant Club – University mentoring and project

University Visit – Research Skills

PSHCEE Careers Drop down session

1:1 Careers Interviews with external provider

Building my confidence for next steps – University Trip

Year 11:

Careers

Life Skills – assembly on opportunities at 16

Event for University Technical Colleges/Apprenticeship.

Transition Sessions at College

Making the Grade – Post 16 options evening

Personal Statement and post 16 applications day - Caroline Lambert

Parents evening event for post 16 providers.

Life/work skills assemblies and tutor group activities.

Careers Fayre– 26th February

1:1 Careers Interviews with external provider
 

Year 11:

Life Skills
Employability

I’m a Scientist Competition

Revision and future planning sessions with external providers

Inspiring Minds Project – University Saturday project

1:1 Careers Interviews with external provider

University Visit – STEM and Careers

PSHCEE drop down session

Brilliant Club – University mentoring and project

Year 11 G&T making the most of my grades

 

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