Archive for January, 2017

Philosophical enquiry with students from Lancaster University

Year 5 and 6 had a thought-provoking afternoon working with PhD philosophy students at Lancaster University.  We were delighted to deepen our thinking around the concept of ‘being free’.  We listened to a fabulous story stimulus written especially for our visit and then we worked in groups with a member of staff or a student to discuss aspects […]

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We’re in the new Fairtrade Fortnight School Action Guide for 2017

Armathwaite School features in this year’s new Fairtrade Fortnight Action Guide for Schools for 2017.  You can download a copy of the guide here from Fairtrade Schools on the Fairtrade Foundation website.  Our case study is about the Fairtrade sugar project we did a few years ago.  You can see a presentation all about the project which was presented by Maisy […]

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