Entries by Rebecca Werensteyn

Bins provide practical learning opportunity

Students redesigned and painted the school wheelie bins as a part of Nayland College’s first junior intensives week held at the end of last year. Head of Arts department, Mr Friend, and the other art teachers, Ms Radman and Mr Wootton led the project to combine their resources. The opportunity for students to have ownership […]

Students showcase learning in Writers’ Day

On Tuesday April 5th Nayland College’s year 10 extension class presented their work on poets in a Writers’ Day. Year five and six Nayland primary, Tahuna and Broadgreen students attended the event. They were invited to Nayland College to learn about the poets’ connection to Stoke streets. The year 10 class planned this day to […]

Brass band beginnings for new music teacher

New music teacher at Nayland, Nigel Weeks became interested in music in his hometown in South Wales. “My friends were playing in the local brass band in Tredegar where I grew up and I just went along to see what it was like and then never looked back.” Mr Weeks said the real importance of […]