Oldbury Wells 2017

This week we have had a visit from the A-level Geographers at Oldbury Wells School in Shropshire. Working towards their NEA (Non Examined Assessment) investigations that are a key part of the qualification, we’ve been out in the rural settlements around Trewern and down to the coast. The target was to provide skills and quality…

Oldbury Wells School 2016

A different sort of week to finish the term, completing fieldwork for A-level geography investigations. An intense few days, testing equipment and sampling strategies, setting hypotheses, completing risk assessments, collecting, collating, presenting and analysing data, interspersed with outdoor activities to blow away the cobwebs. Our fieldwork day on the sand dunes at Crymlyn Burrows was…

Atlantic College Project Week

                                                This week we were visited by International Baccalaureate students from Atlantic College on their Project Week. Activities were interspersed with environmental education on the themes of hydrology, geomorphology and ecology &…