Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Dreams and Teams

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Dreams and Teams

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BIDDICK ACADEMY'S 13 year relationship with Polish school Zespol Szkol, Imjana Pawla 11 in Milakowo, was made ever stronger by the recent 2016 exchange. The programme named 'Dreams and Teams' allows the students to build relationships, with their overseas counterparts; whilst developing language skills and discovering new cultures. Students also take part in leadership and teambuilding activities which helps many to grow in confidence.

The Polish students visited England early in May for a week, sleeping over in the Academy's gym halls. Throughout the week, students worked with Biddick Dreams and Team coordinator Mr Heaney, participating in a range of activities across the UK. This included visits to Edinburgh Dungeons; the Lake District, where they had Fish and Chips for the first time, they also visited our own Wet 'n' Wild.

On the final day of the exchange, the Polish and Biddick students worked together with many feeder primary schools, organising a festival at Moorhouse Activity Centre in Durham. …

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