Evolution

Year 8 Programme

Our curriculum has at its heart; collaborating, questioning, imagining, reasoning, persevering, empathising and reviewing.

"At its core, the outdoor learning department was created to run exciting and challenging courses for our students. All of these courses aim to increase student confidence, create a positive ethos of teamwork and instil a desire to achieve through personal challenge. "Outdoor Learning

Risk Management

Evolution

Evolution is a two day course that takes place at the academy and follows on from the Year 7 Kick Start course. Its main purpose is to reflect on the personal development students have made since Kick Start and further enhance them for the future.

Risk Management

Activities

It will provide more challenging experiences and opportunities to explore collaborative work. It continues to develop the eight learner behaviours and focus on developing student’s growth mindsets.

Risk Management

Requirements

Essential Equipment:

  • Macmillan Academy PE kit
  • Track suits bottoms (must be plain black)
  • Trainers
  • Water sports clothes including towel and plastic bag
  • School planner


Further information about the course can be found in the letter that is sent to parents/guardians. Dates for when individual students are completing their course can be found on the outdoor learning notice board by Student Services.