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Easter activities!

Last week one of our Y9/ Y10 form groups had a brainstorm about what they could do during the Easter holidays at home - we thought we'd share their great ideas!

20 Mar 2020
Alumni News
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Read
World book online have just made their collection of 3000+ ebooks and audiobooks free. Here are the top suggestions from pupils about what they'll go for first.
  • 1984
  • The Girl with the Pearl Earring
  • The Great Gatsby
  • Call me by my name
  • The Essex Serpent
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Little Women
  • Frankenstein
  • The Goldfinch
New skills to learn
  • A new language (DuoLingo app)
  • The piano (Simply piano app)
  • Sign language
  • Coding
  • Make a website
  • Singing
  • Gardening
  • Touch typing
  • Laundry
  • Learn to iron
  • Card games
  • Braiding hair
  • Meditation
Creative
  • Write a story
  • Keep a bullet journal
  • Make something from household items (there are lots of DIY tutorials online)
  • Print photos and create a photo album
  • Make someone a present
  • Paint a picture
  • Draw
  • Play games with siblings: Cludeo, Monopoly, Risk, Cards
  • If you have an instrument, play!
Learn to Cook
  • Chicken Katsu Curry
  • Lasagne
  • Spaghetti Bolognese
  • Celebration cake to cheer someone up
  • Soup
  • Lunch ideas
  • Smoothies
  • Eggs (different styles)
  • Pancakes
  • Gnocchi
  • Or check out some of our STAHS favourites recipes!
Exercise
  • Yoga
  • Exercise video (brilliant ideas provided by Kirsty)
  • Go for a walk/ walk the dog, perhaps whilst listening to a podcast
Movies
  • Dead Poets Society
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Lady Bird
  • Little women
  • Parasite
Get organised
  • Tidy bedroom
  • Organise folders
  • Clothes (charity bags for old items that don’t fit)
Social interaction alternatives
  • Facetime/ skype
  • Netflix party
  • Make new Spotify playlists and share with each other
 

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