News listingNews

« Back to all stories

« Newer   Older »

Gateway School pupils take a virtual trip to Australia

Posted on: 16 Mar 2015

Pupils from Gateway School recently took part in a unique, interactive webinar allowing them to take a virtual trip to Australia, from their classrooms.

The first of its kind in the UK, the show was led by Australian Conservation Group, ‘Save The Bilby Fund’ and was broadcast live from Queensland, Australia. Children aged four to six, joined CBeebies children’s television character Boj on a journey through wildlife parks, to meet animals such as a koala bear, Tasmanian devil and a bilby.

The children were invited to ask questions to Boj, a carton bilby (an Australian marsupial) to learn more about conservation.

Sue La Farge, Headteacher at Gateway School said: “The children loved being able to interact live with Kevin from conservation team ‘Save The Bilby’ and had plenty of questions to ask. It was a great way to learn about a different environment. Should Boj want us to travel to Australia with him again, I’m sure the children would be very keen.”

« Return to all news stories

Skippers Hill appoints new Headteacher from September 2020

Posted on 24 Apr 2020

Bellevue Education is delighted to announce the appointment of Phillip Makhouli as the new Headmaster of Skippers Hill [...]

Read more...

Bellevue Education join forces with other private education groups to reassure hard-pressed families

Posted on 27 Mar 2020

Bellevue Education have joined forces with some of the country's largest private education groups to reassure hard-pressed [...]

Read more...

Message from our Group Education Director

Posted on 18 Mar 2020

As we are facing a difficult and uncertain time across the country, our Group Education Director, Steven Wade, [...]

Read more...

Instagram Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

T: 020 3817 8008  |  E: contact@blvue.com

© 2020 Bellevue Education International Limited, St Albans House, 57-59 Haymarket, St. James's, London SW1Y 4QX | Taxation Policy | Privacy policy

Top