Thursday 8th February 2018
Following on from their prelims and just before their subject choice interviews S5 students have been working with Tree of Knowledge staff. Each S5 House group worked with a Tree of Knowledge presenter, Tony McNicoll, for three periods on either Wednesday or Thursday of this week.
Why take S5 out of class for this? The next 12 to 18 months are a period of significant choices and changes for S5 as they
The session with Tony allowed S5 students to consider the perspective from which they view things; the aim being to think differently and see situations as opportunities and to seize them.
Each session proved successful with students engaged in a range of activities designed to support; increased confidence, improved self-awareness, increased motivation and effort, as well as providing a degree of focus as S5 complete this year and prepare for S6.
Feedback from those involved has been very positive.
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Heriot-Watt University’s Award for Leadership
Congratulations to Lewis Hanley who attend the Go Global Event at Heriot Watt University last week. Lewis has been selected for the Award for Leadership for his work with the Scotland China Education Network and The Duke of Edinburgh Award. Lewis will receive his trophy at the September Prizegiving.
LHS Strictly Come Dancing 2018
Strictly Come Dancing is returning to Lasswade! Come and see some of your favourite teachers strutting their stuff at Lasswade Strictly Come Dancing 2018.
You are cordially invited to celebrate the success and achievements of last Session’s S1-S3 students at this event on Monday 18th June from 7pm – 8.30pm in the Atrium.
Well done to the Athletics Team who won the Midlothian Secondary Athletics competition this morning. A team of 26 pupils competed at Dalkeith High School this morning and finished the overall champions!