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Bideford building matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

During the course, we will be visiting some of the buildings in Bideford and learning interesting historical facts about them. You will have an opportunity to build a portfolio of interesting facts combined with photos… More

Bideford history and heritage matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

Together we will explore Bideford and find out about its history and heritage. During the course, we will be taking guided walks around the town looking at heritage sites and learning interesting historical facts about… More

Drama matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

On this course you will contribute your ideas for a performance to share with family and friends. The outline of the story was written on a previous course, but you will choose your character and… More

English and maths matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will be working at your own pace on the aspects of English and Maths that you want to improve. You will be learning in small steps for greater success and learn the skills that… More

English and maths matters

Posted on: 19 July 2021

You will be working at your own pace on the aspects of English and Maths that you want to improve. You will be learning in small steps for greater success and learn the skills that… More

Festive craft matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive group where you will have the opportunity to gain confidence and make new friends. You will explore different materials and craft techniques and projects. You… More

Festive traditions matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive group. You will have the opportunity to gain confidence and make new friends. Your tutor will show you what to do and talk with the… More

Murder we wrote matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

Each week we will work together to build the main story and other mini stories. You will learn that we can make stories out of any ideas. For the murder mystery story, we will look… More

Newton’s Place in history matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

Each week you will learn about the History of Newton Abbot. When did Newton Abbot become a town? Who was Passmore Edwards? What work did people do in the past and how did they live? More

Science matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

On this course we will investigate everyday science questions like: Can water travel uphill? What travels quicker, sound or light? Why does rain stay on the window? Each week we will work together to find… More

Walking poetry matters

Posted on: 15 July 2021

We will be taking short, guided walks along the Tarka Trail and composing our own poems that can be uploaded to the Tarka Trail Poetry Pin website, for others to enjoy your creative work. During… More

Winter crafts matters

Posted on: 12 July 2021

Each week you will explore different crafts to celebrate the Autumn and Winter seasons.  You will learn a variety of craft techniques, including paper craft, air dried clay and working with fabric.    You will be taught how… More