Happy New Year!
We kick off this year’s programme of events with the latest Scrapheap Challenge. We have 90 brilliant pupils from Wynyard, Thornaby and Saltburn Primary schools here taking on this year’s challenge. As ever, the focus of the day is developing teamwork skills and solving problems in a creative way. The way that we structure the day, the language we use throughout and even the prizes at the end are planned around these skills and attitudes. Speaking to one of the teachers earlier it brilliantly fits into the way that they work in school as well to help develop independent, well rounded learners. We will be live here from about 1.55pm but in the meantime, marvel at some of the creative ideas that they have brought to life: