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  • Student projects inspired by Shakespeare

    Published 29/01/19

    Year 7 students were set an English Literature homework task to research Shakespeare and produce a creative product in preparation for this terms subject ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. Student’s creative interpretation included reconstructions of the Globe, Shakespeare styled books and colourful A3 posters.

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  • Students take part in Carnegie shadowing scheme

    Published 17/04/18

    Students at CTS will shadow the judging process of the Carnegie book awards from now until June, when the overall winner of the competition will be announced. The students have started taking part in weekly meetings where they share their thoughts on the shortlisted books and will decide who they think is the worthy winner.

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  • CTS take part in BWT Big Book Quiz

    Published 28/03/18

    CTS joined secondary schools from across the Trust at CBA for the annual Brooke Weston Trust Big Book Quiz, attended by author Ross Welford.

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  • World Book Day – Murder Mystery Challenge

    Published 21/03/18

    To celebrate World Book Day, our Year 7 and 8 students took part in a Murder Mystery activity.

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  • Students attend Harry Potter event

    Published 08/02/18

    A group of students from CTS were invited to take part in a Harry Potter event, organised by CBA, to celebrate the popular franchise.

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  • Students attend author visit

    Published 30/01/18

    A group of students from CTS recently joined other Trust schools at CBA to listen to a talk from renowned author Tom Easton.

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  • Number one bestselling author inspires students with her story

    Published 18/01/18

    Yesterday, a group of students listened to talk given by author Louise Jensen. Louise writes physiological thrillers and her first novel ‘The Sister’ quickly reach number 1 in the UK, where it stayed for 5 weeks, knocking JK Rowling off the top spot.

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  • Students meet inspirational young adult author

    Published 05/12/17

    Susin Nelson, Canadian young adult novelist and scriptwriter spoke to students about her career.

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  • BWT Big Book Quiz

    Published 04/04/17

    Secondary Schools from across the Brooke Weston Trust gathered together at Corby Business Academy to take part in their annual book quiz.

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  • English Curriculum Focus Day

    Published 29/03/17

    The English department recently held their first English language curriculum focus day to help students prepare for their exams.

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  • World Book Day fun

    Published 03/03/17

    Yesterday, students from CTS took part in a variety of activities to celebrate World Book Day.

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  • 20-04 Author enlists students to review his new book

    Published 20/04/16

    An author has asked our students to review the first draft of his latest book.

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