Category Archives: Background Information

The Media Team’s Final Post !

We hope you have enjoyed our blog for the last two says, but all good things have to come to an end! Here’s what people thought about the two days: Jack Clark, Welland Park Academy: “It was great to be given … Continue reading

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Drama and Dance: The Trailer

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The DT Satellite Drop

Whilst heading towards Drama, we found the DT group and they were doing something rather exciting! The “cube-sats” the students had made earlier were about to be tested, by dropping them from a window on the first floor. The test … Continue reading

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Humanities – Tuesday

In the humanities classroom, the pupils were deep in a serious discussion about what would happen in politics if humanity moved to the moon. Would communism be a good idea? Or would the disadvantages outweigh the advantages? Also, the pupils … Continue reading

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Music Preparations for the Presentation

This morning in the music room, students were preparing for their performance this afternoon. The piece they are going to perform – called  “Wipeout” – has a jazzy feel and was very catchy. It started with a 12 bar introduction … Continue reading

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DT

In the DT room, the air was filled with useful discussions. The class was divided into groups of about four or five, each of which was deciding how best to go about the project they had been given. They were … Continue reading

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Maths

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Humanities presentations

The humanities group are back in room 50 and having a very creative lesson.  They have been split into 2 groups and divided in half within those groups.  One part of the group is making a model of mars whilst … Continue reading

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Music (After Lunch)

In music the students have been having lots of fun! They watched a series of short films and used their musical knowledge to predict what type of film it would be, just from the music. They were then shown three … Continue reading

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Humanities with Mr Davies in the IT room

This afternoon, Mr Davies’s humanities class were in the IT room researching the planet Mars in preparation for their next activity – creating posters. They seemed to be enjoying themselves, and this interview from Ed Duggan (Kibworth High School) explains … Continue reading

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Drama

In the Max, the Drama group were having lots of fun with Miss Bloom writing their own space scene. The scenes are about a spaceship crashing into a comet and the drama group had to act out the events. Each … Continue reading

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Drama – from a different viewpoint !

Down in the Max drama studio, the students with Miss Bloom are having a great time! They are writing a short space-themed play which is to be shown to everyone tomorrow afternoon to the other Project Infinity students and the parents … Continue reading

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Humanities, with Miss Cordwent

When we entered the Humanities room, the atmosphere had a lively feel to it. The class was divided into three small groups, all of which were in deep discussion. They were deciding what actions they would take if they were … Continue reading

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Science

Students in Science were using models to balance equations and then testing indicators to determine wether they were Acids, Alkalis or neutrals. After that they used dry ice, indicators and acid to create a witches cauldron effect which is used … Continue reading

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Music

After break, the music group had lots of fun learning to transpose music and how to improvise. The group was given a scale (which was transposed so it could be played by all the instruments) and they had to play … Continue reading

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We Have a Problem…

At the start of the day, people from Kibworth High and Welland Park arrived at the Max. Once everyone had signed in, we began to get to know each other. After this, Mrs Greene, a science teacher at Robert Smyth, … Continue reading

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Who We Are

Welcome to the blog for Project Infinity 2013! We are the journalist team.  Over the next two days we will be collecting information about what people are doing in their subjects. We will be giving live updates on the Project … Continue reading

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2013 Ready for takeoff!

Project Infinity 2013 runs for two days, starting Monday 10th June. Follow all the action from this live blog. We’ll be posting updates from about 10.30am. This year we have the addition of a humanities strand. Find out what this … Continue reading

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Pitch Black Rehearsals (Music)

Early afternoon and the music students are really getting there! They have been split into three different groups and are all expected to compose their own piece of music, suited with a short space clip called ‘Pitch Black’. Each group … Continue reading

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Drama – Final Dress Rehearsal

The Drama department have just been enjoying their final dress rehearsal, before our big presentation at 2 pm this afternoon. They have spent the day putting together and practising their sketch, and have just started to plan and experiment with … Continue reading

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