In 5th and 6th year particularly there were many opportunities to take part in extra-curricular activities such as First Aid, Friend in S6 and Duke of Edinburgh. This has given me many skills which I'm sure will continue to prove useful.

Jonathan Buwert
Head Boy 2006/2007

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S1 & S2 History

S1

History is taught for 2 periods a week and looks at a variety of topics.
The main topics are The History Detective and Archaeology, Ancient Egypt, Aid and the Developing World ( Modern Studies) and Scotland in the time of Wallace and Bruce.

S2

The main topics taught in S2 are Mary Queen of Scots, the Mock election ( Modern Studies), Slavery through the ages and the Age of Revolutions.
In S1 and 2 students will have to complete investigations, watch DVDs, use the internet, make posters, write speeches and make presentations to their peers.