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BBL FINAL MENTEES Extremely proud of our first year A’Level Media Studies students from for their first LIVE hosting at the finals at yesterday and a massive to their supportive parents 📸🎥


Sat classes for Y11


Nothing to fear - we’ve got this. When students are taught well and prep hard, exams take care of themselves with much less stress and pressure.


French warmups Tues 8am. Lots of science staff free too for Biology prep. After school loads on including boosters for PE. Get after it, Y11.


Exam season starts today. Warmups daily at 8am. Boosters daily from 3.30pm. Get after it, Year 11.


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A clarinet, recorder and kanoon (traditional Turkish string instrument) playing a trio arrangement of Hall of the Mountain King!


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Even the Queen loves it


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All in a day’s work 😀


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Patrols along Eltham Road following a series of robberies results in one male youth arrested with a knife. Thanks to help from Harris academy teachers.


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Well done year 10 drama on acing your practical exams this week! Bring on year 11


Love raising money for charity and we raise thousands each year. But not through non-uniform days, sorry.


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Y8s teaching Y7s how to Samba!


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London is the best city in the world, full of opportunity, and one of the safest. But too many of our young people are being senselessly lost to knife crime. Share our video today and help us carry a new message.


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2nd round of drama mocks and they are looking fantastic. Strong hopes for the real exams next week. Good luck year 10s!




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Well done to all our Year 8 Netball teams who took part in our annual tournament today. Congratulations to who won the competition, winning all their matches and who finished runners up. Well done ladies 👏🏼🥇🏆🥈


Hard working Y11 at voluntary extra English session with Mr M this morning before school. Sprint into your greatness!


best twitter analysis of any text. Seriously, bravo. What you doing next with all this time now on your hands?! (Power and Conflict Cluster, nudge nudge)

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Product Design

Deadline: Friday 5th July 2013 Contact: Miss J Aldrich


Complete ALL homework in the blue booklet provided.  This should be handed into Miss A on the above date.

See the traffic light system in S2 for details of non-hand in sanctions.

On Your Marks:

An integral part of your A2 coursework involves you setting the scene for the project.  Within this you must take into account the wants and the needs of you #r target audience at many levels.

Complete the information below and present it neatly and effectively on a Harris bordered sheet:

Who is your target user group?


Target Audience WANT

Target Audience NEED


What is the situation that you need to find a solution for?




What options does you consumer already have?

Current products?




What is your solution?








Shape and size?




















Special features?












Social Issues?













Main Task:

Create up to three FOCUS RESEARCH PAGES which will present all of the information needed to inform every aspect of your design as best you can.


Materials.  Using this information you might find a few examples of material which have suitable properties.  You would find out as much as you could about each material and present it with an image of the material itself and an image of it in use-similar product.

At the end of the section of research you would identify which one(s) are the most suitable and why this is. All research would be clearly related to your product.

Target Audience WANT

Target Audience NEED





Relatively lightweight


High quality finish

Waterproof - in case drinks are spilled on it.

Easily cleaned-as make-up will be applied on this unit.

Sustainability is a consideration for my target market although



Push Yourself:

Now that you have spent time really breaking down your problem (analysing it) you need to begin to apply this information to your design work.

Pick 3 initial design ideas that you feel could be developed to best meet the needs and the wants of your user.

Present each of your developed design ideas on one bordered sheet.

Using the information from your focus research task, annotate each design fully (using notes, research findings and mini-sketches where needed) to explain all aspects of your design ideas.