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The Year 11 and 12 Drama students were asked to bring books to life as part of the schools lead up to book week next term. They were to select well known stories for the Year 1-2s and the 3-4s as part of the Story Time program that Mrs Thomas runs with students in the afternoons. Students selected, We are going on a Bear Hunt, The Tortoise and the Hare, Little Red Riding Hood and The Three Little Pigs. Students then had to write the stories as plays and create all the set required for each story. All four stories were adapted into modern versions using the performance space of the Youth Shed, as they were asked to write the stories with a theatre style of pantomime, which is audience interactive based. The students did an amazing job at bringing each character to life ...
Week seven was an enjoyable afternoon for the Year 1-4 students. Year 9 students took part in a simulation of a World War One trench warfare battle. Every student had their own Nerf gun with plenty of ammo and teams took turns to attack the opposing trench line in order to capture the flag and win the battle. Students all around The King’s College gathered around to watch the set up, attempted to ‘borrow’ nerf guns (much to Mr Hoffmann’s dismay) and declared Mr Hoffmann the “coolest teacher ever”, to which Mr Hoffman stated it “may have exaggerated his already inflated sense of importance”. The students had a great time and learned valuable lessons about the tactics and conditions of trench warfare, as well as the futility of an attack on a trench line, it was an experience that will not be quickly forgotten. Mason Cusack was awarded a medal of honor for being the only student to reach the opposing trench line and capture the flag without taking a hit. It was a fun afternoon and we look forward to holding the event again next year, as well as possibly applying the concept to Year 10 History as they ...
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