Blogs


December 9, 2019

Secondary Science Classroom Innovator – Michelle Obama – Lawyer, Author, Activist

Our Secondary Science Classroom Innovator is Michelle Obama! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a fun strategy […]
December 2, 2019

Secondary Humanities Classroom (II) – Thomas (Tom) Smith – Sir David Attenborough

Our Secondary Humanities (II) Classroom Innovator is Sir David Attenborough! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a […]
November 25, 2019

Reception (I) Innovator – The Wright Brothers – Pioneers of Aviation

Our Reception (I) Innovators are The Wright Brothers! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a fun strategy […]
November 18, 2019

Year Three Innovator – Frida Kahlo – Artist

Our Year Three Innovator is Frida Kahlo! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a fun strategy Kingsgate […]
November 12, 2019

Year Six Innovator – J.K. Rowling – Author

Our Year Six Innovator is J.K. Rowling! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a fun strategy Kingsgate […]
November 5, 2019

Secondary Humanities Classroom (I) Innovator – Nelson Mandela – Anti-Apartheid Revolutionary

Our Secondary Humanities (I) Classroom Innovator is Nelson Mandela! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a fun […]
October 30, 2019

Pre-Nursery Innovator (I) – George Smith – Inventor of the Lollipop

  One of our Pre-Nursery (I) Innovator is George Smith! Every year our teachers and students name their classroom after a favourite innovator. It is a […]
October 8, 2019
Kingsgate Film School

The Benefits of Film

Teachers have been using film, drama and theatre in their classes for decades, and there are a number of reasons why film is an excellent teaching […]
September 11, 2019

British Education Gets Even More Attractive!

British Education and its pathways suddenly became even more attractive after the UK government made a U-turn on its previous policies for post-visa studies. Overseas students […]
September 10, 2019

Mid-Autumn Festival: Why is it so special?

The Mid-Autumn Festival holiday dates back more than 3,000 years to the Northern Song Dynasty in China, but it’s also widely celebrated throughout Asia, including Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, […]
September 10, 2019

The Inspirational Innovator – Roald Dahl

Things you might not know about Roald Dahl Roald Dahl is one of Britain’s most beloved writers, the creator of more than 20 children’s books including Matilda, Charlie […]
July 2, 2019
Paper or e-books

Paper or e-books?

While walking through our year 8 classroom today I came across this interesting image and just had to take the photo. (I guess an advantage of […]
May 13, 2019
Differentiation

Differentiation is Vital to Being a Great School!

Differentiation is Vital Differentiation is vital to setting and achieving effective academic goals. You can’t just teach one thing in one way and every child is […]
February 27, 2019

Top 10 Universities in Australia

There are 37 top universities in Australia included in the 2019 edition of the QS World University Rankings®, including 15 in the global top 250.
February 7, 2019

Top 10 Universities in the UK

The QS World University Rankings® 2019, feature 76 top universities in the UK, including four in the global top 10.
January 24, 2019

Social Relationships in Lower Secondary (Year 7 and 8)

At Kingsgate we take very practical steps to manage social relationships and foster a sense of connectedness in lower secondary.