Year 7 and 8 Persuasive Speeches event
Year 7 and 8 showed off their skilled speaking this term when they participated in the Persuasive Speeches competition.
Students wrote and delivered speeches to persuade the SLT and Head Students of changes they would like to make to the school, covering a while range of topics from recycling bins to school trips abroad. The judging panel were impressed by the structure of the speeches and students' use of persuasive techniques, as well as the courage they showed speaking in front of an audience. Charlie in Year 7 said he felt 'amazing' after doing his speech.