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Witton Middle School


Current Affairs

Task 1: Let’s begin by looking at today’s current affairs.


Watch todays bulletin by using the link below;


Task 2:

Discuss with your pod, or family at home what you have seen.

You might discuss:

Do any of the reports surprise you?

Do you agree/disagree with any of the reports?

Which one was the most interesting?

Did the bulletin give you all the information you wanted? If not, what questions do you have?


Task 3:

This week we are going to be looking at the Water Safety.

Follow the PowerPoint.

Discuss in your Pod or with your family at home the questions that come up. 



  • Design a poster telling people how to keep safe in the water. 
    • general water safety or specific to a certain type of water, such as swimming pools or the beach. 
    • Decide whether your poster should be aimed at younger children, older children or adults.
  • Look at the work of the RNLI
    • What is the RNLI?
    • What does a volunteer do
    • How could people help the RNLI?
    • What are the different types of lifeboats?
    • Other interesting facts
    • Sketch a lifeboat


*Due to the nature of this week’s learning there are no answers*