Author: chelsea

During Science week, many of the year 7 students took part in a Forensic Science workshop run by a team from Kingston University. Students learned how Forensic scientists work together using different skills to solve crimes, which linked well with their Forensics topic they have...

Students really enjoyed finding out about what to expect from Psychology at GCSE. Being a new subject there are many misconceptions about what the subject involves and it was lovely seeing students gain awareness of the wide area that psychology covers. They all took part...

During Science Week, Chelsea Academy hosted a science event called ‘Big Bang at Chelsea Academy’, with the aim of raising engagement with science and encouraging young people to consider science-related careers. The event was supported by STEMNET, a national organisation that aims to connect young...

This week, Year 7 students have taken part in lessons to help them think about what it would be like to live in space, and the challenges they would have to overcome. This included modelling the difficulty of wearing space suits gloves to carry out...

During Science Week every Year 8 worked in a team on a ‘Chelsea Community Garden’ project. In their teams, each member had been trained in a different specialism, and they had to combine their skills and knowledge to design a workable community garden that could...

Students loved finding out all about sharks and how they are exquisitely adapted to survive within their ecological niche. During the dissection, the students were able to examine the cartilaginous skeleton as well as being able to find out what the shark ate for its...