http://www.brucevanpatter.com/storykitchen.html - Created by Bruce Van Patter, The Story Kitchen offers dozens of story starters to help inspire young writers. Each story beginning consists of a few paragraphs with a note at the end that encourages site visitors to finish the story.
http://www.channel4learning.net/sites/bookbox/home.htm - Find out more about your favourite authors with interviews, links, extracts and games.
http://clubs-kids.scholastic.co.uk/ - Online book group for children.
Year 8 and year 9
www.freerice.com - Challenge and extend your vocabulary and grammar skills and contribute to a good cause at the same time!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schoolreport/ - Become a journalist and create your own news reports.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/pinball/ - Get creative and use this website to help you plan and write creatively.
Year 10 and Year 11
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english/ - Revision site for your English language GCSE
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english_literature/ - Revision site for your GCSE Literature coursework and exam.
Year 12 and Year 13
http://www.theguardian.com/media - An essential website of all recent developments and news stories concerning the media. Keep your knowledge bang up to date!
http://www.imdb.com/ - A database of pretty much every movie ever made! Handy for background research for coursework projects and your exam case study.
The Big Bang – UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair
Modern Foreign Languages
www activiscope.com - Activiscope is a collection of engaging language-learning games
Username: ketteri1 Password: kettering
www.vocabexpress.com - Vocab Express is a great way to learn important vocabulary.
Students will be given their login details by their teacher.
Scratch – Create and share stories and games
MIT App Inventor – create your own apps
Year 8 Food Technology 2013-2014
(To access the ingredients and the recipe click on the meal name)
Week 1 - Pasta salad
Week 2 - Bolognese sauce
Week 3 - Marble cake
Week 4 - Potato wedges and dip
Week 5 - Muffins
Week 6 - Chocolate chip cookies