Wednesday, 12 February 2014
A little video I filmed of the projects which my second year group, 2G created. Well done to you all. They are busying themselves in the coming weeks with their next series of special studies. Check out the blog to see how they displayed their understanding.
Tuesday, 4 February 2014
Student Heritage in Newbridge CollegeThe HistNC department asked students to send us some research about their historical connections. Here is a selection of what our students uncovered about their relationship to past events.
First YearsMax Pocock 1Y
Great Granddad was a professional soccer player for Bristol City.
The above link you will show you the starting team. Billy Pocock is no.10.
3rd Cousin: John Farrell involved in the Easter Rising of 1916. http://1916rebellionmuseum.com/1916-easter-rising/roll-of-honour/four-courts-garrison
The above link takes you to a useful site for Senior students. John Farrell is listed in the roll of honour.
Transition YearsLaura Hannon (TYA) Kate Hannon (2E): Cousin on the Hannon side to Former US President JF Kennedy (1917-1963