British Schools

Download the minibook! (Click here to know how to fold the minibook.)

school1.gif General Information: Go to this link and answer the questions in your minibook.

school2.gif Types of Secondary Schools: Go to link 1, link 2, link 3 and take a few notes about the different types of secondary schools.

school3.gif Extra Activity: Watch the following video about Durham School and try to get as much information as possible (i.e. How old is the school? How old are the students? What are the main characteristics of this school?, etc.), then share with your class.

school4.gif School Uniforms:

1) Do the following activity and write down all the clothes British students have to wear to go to school.

2) The Advantages and Disadvantages of School Uniforms: Do the two following activities and write down a few arguments in your minibook.

    - activity 1.

    - activity 2.

3) What is the objective of No Uniform Day? Find out with the following activity

(Click here to see some students' ideas for No Uniform Day!)

school5.gif School Subjects: Go to this link and find out about the school subjects British students must study. Then write them in your minibook.

school6.gif A Typical School Day: Go to this link and fill in the schedule in your minibook.

(If one of the links is broken, use the following document.)