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  • 19/07/17

    STEM Project Success!

    Fortismere entered two teams for this year’s Go4SET Project and the Year 8 team won the 'Best Overall Project' Award! They were ably assisted by their mentors from Symmetry in Crouch End.  
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  • 14/07/17

    Creative Writing Masterclass

    On Thursday 13th July students from Years 7 and 10 were treated to creative writing masterclasses from Caroline Green.  
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  • 14/07/17

    Talking Copy with Sports Journalist

    Students were excited to meet Jon Brodkin, Sports Journalist for the Guardian.
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  • 14/07/17

    Year 12s Talk Media, Feminism & Donald Trump

    It was great to welcome Keren Darmon, who has recently completed a PhD in Feminism and Media Studies, to speak to Year 12 Media and Sociology students on Monday 10th July.  She spoke about her PhD and experience of working in the Media before getting students to reflect on definitions of femini...
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  • 14/07/17

    Animatronics at Large

    Sixth Formers had the opportunity to learn about concept design in the film industry from an expert in the field, Chris Goodman.
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  • 14/07/17

    Inspiration from a BBC Producer

    Thank you so much to James van der Pool who came into the library on Friday 7th July to talk to some of our Year 7s about turning facts into stories.  James is a producer at the BBC and works on programmes like Horizon.  He showed how stories that can be complicated or serious can be made...
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  • 12/07/17

    Working in Publishing

    It was fantastic to welcome former student Eve Wersocki Morris back on Tuesday 4th July to talk to Year 12 English and Media students about working in the publishing industry.  Her talk was incredibly useful and she guided students through the process of getting work experience, and advised the...
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  • 12/07/17

    Shakespearean Stage Fighting!

    Many thanks to Louise Parsons who gave two fantastic high energy workshops in Year 8 English lessons on Tuesday 4th July.  Students loved finding out about Shakespearean insults and by the end of the session were performing the opening of Romeo and Juliet and stage-fighting like pros!  We...
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  • 12/07/17

    Performance Poetry

    Performance poetry in the library, with Steve Tasane.
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  • 12/07/17

    Author Visit: Helen Donohoe

    Year 8s and Year 9s meet author Helen Donohoe to discuss Ireland in the 1980s, amongst other things.
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  • 12/07/17

    Being inspired by Beano!

    On Friday 30th June we were delighted to welcome back our old friend, Kev Sutherland to the library.  Kev is a comedian and comic strip creator and has drawn for a huge variety of publications including Beano.   Working together, art students produced some amazing cartoons!
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  • 12/07/17

    Reading Champions!

    Our Reading Champions evening in the library on Thursday 29th June was glorious.  Since March, our Year 7 students have been reading books from a list originally created by S F Said (our Patron of Reading), English teachers and the librarians.  They had to present the book they enjoyed the...
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July 2017