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Macmillan Coffee morning

Southam College are pleased to be supporting the Macmillan Charity this year with our coffee morning. The Macmillan charity support people affected by cancer. 
Staff and students are being asked to bring in a variety of cakes to the Philosophy and Ethics office on the morning of Friday 5th November. This is part of our World Kindness celebrations. 

All cakes will be available to staff and students at break and lunchtime for a small donation. 

Thank you for your support!

Drama

Year 9 Drama have been learning how to make special effect makeup based on a script about the horrors of war. They have maturely approached this task thinking about symbolism and semiotics.
Well done Year 9!

Miss Ferguson and Miss Dickinson

House Competition

As part of Southam College’s celebration of World Kindness Day on Friday 5th November 2021, we would like to recognise the acts of kindness from all our community. Students are being asked to send in a photograph, highlighting their acts of kindness by Wednesday 20th October.

We want to strive to make the world a better place, promoting good deeds, celebrating positivity, and highlighting our kind and caring students!

Please send all entries to fox.a53@welearn365.com

National Poetry Day

Southam College’s Global Virtues and Cultural Ambassadors have been creating their own poems in preparation for the multi-faith poetry event in November. Students will be presenting their own poems to local schools and hearing from a wide range of guest speakers on the values of faith, hope and love. 
Keep up the fantastic work ambassadors!

FREE ONLINE COURSES TO SUPPORT PARENTS

Aimgroup are offering free online courses to support parents around key issues around young people’s mental health and wellbeing. The following courses are available online

  • Children and Young Peoples Mental Health (Understand factors which may affect Young Peoples mental health, the impact that they have and how to support them with these issues)
  • Understanding Autism (learn how individuals process sensory information, understand characteristics, conditions, and how speech, language and communication differ in people with Autism)
  • Understanding Behaviour That Challenges in Children (supporting positive behaviour, effective communication & how to manage challenging behaviour)
  • Bullying in Children and Young People (develop your understanding of bullying, including how to recognise that bullying is taking place and how to take action to stop it)
  • Special Educational Needs and Disability (a detailed understanding of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, including equality and diversity in the context of SEND)
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences (Support children and young people affected, gain insight into how to strengthen their resilience and empower them to overcome the challenges they face)

The only criteria the learner must meet to be eligible, is the following..    

Aged 19 or over on or before 31st August 2020    

Have lived in the UK/EU for 3+ years    

Not already on a Government funded course (Apprenticeship for example)    

If you are interested in undertaking one of these Free Online courses, then please complete the following link asap.  Aimgroup will then be in contact with you.

https://theaimgroup.co.uk/booking-form/0014J00000cCInt