The school trip

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The school trip

School trip

Join us on a school trip to Cardiff on Saturday 13th May.

We will spend the morning in the city centre. For lunch we’ll have a picnic in the park. In the afternoon we will visit the Science and Technology Museum.

Price: £20

Meet in the school car park at 8:00 am. Please arrive on time. We will return to the school at 5:30 pm.

 

IMPORTANT: SCHOOL TRIP UPDATE

Dear Students,

We hope you can come on our school trip next weekend. Unfortunately, the Science and Technology Museum is closed for building work on Saturday, but we have got tickets for St Fagans National History Museum instead. The good news is that entry is free so the trip will now cost £10 each.

Arrival and departure times are the same.

Mr Stuart Noble

Head Teacher

 

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Submitted by shinta on Mon, 10/17/2022 - 15:41

Yes, I enjoyed going on trip. But I was tired. Because always I don't go outsides. But we have to go outsides and we walked a lot of on school trip.

Submitted by Turtle08 on Tue, 08/30/2022 - 14:39

I really enjoy going on school trips because we can do interesting things that we can't do in classrooms and we can learn different things too. I've only been on one day school trips, but they were amazing.
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Submitted by FlowerQueen on Fri, 06/10/2022 - 08:32

Hi I like school trips because I dont have to learn in the classroom. We went to Museums or we went hiking. But they were just short trips. Some years ago we were going to have a longer trip in which we sleep somewhere but then there was storm, so we postponed it but then Corona Lockdown started unfortunately. So I haven't been on a longer trip yet. FlowerQueen~♡

Submitted by Lenka on Mon, 03/21/2022 - 09:38

I love school trips. Unfortunatelly I haven't been on any recently because of Covid situation. Our school is now planning some trips so I am looking forward to going soon.

Submitted by hbrenner on Mon, 03/21/2022 - 09:27

It is very good

Submitted by saad5300 on Fri, 07/16/2021 - 07:50

yes I love school trip, because hangout with my friends and sharing the laughing so much. on last time we went with our class to saw past place on Cape Town and after that we went to Cheri bary shop there the best of cake in that city.

Submitted by Nooname on Sat, 01/23/2021 - 10:03

I don't like school trips because my family took me to the same places and i am going to the same museum since kindergarten
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Submitted by Kostantinus on Fri, 01/15/2021 - 09:22

Yes, sure. I love school trips very much! It's like holidays for me. The last time we went to the Art Museum. We've seen there many beautiful masterpieces of famous artists. Once we went to History Military Museum to observe military vehicles, weapons and solders' clothes. It was very interesting to see all of that. History is very important for to be educated person.
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Submitted by Shashi on Sun, 03/01/2020 - 02:48

Yes. I enjoy going on a school trips. I went to Nuwara Eliya with my school friends in February last year. First we visited Gergory lake. We had a boats ride. Next we visited Abewela Farm and Haggala Botanical Gardens. In the farm, we saw a lot of cows grazing in the green field. I ran here and there with my friends. We laughed lot. We saw beautiful flowers in the Botanical Gardens. The most beautiful flowers were roses. I took many photos of roses with my friend, Dilshani. I enjoyed creamy yogurt together with my friends during the journey.I hope to go on the next school trip with my frends this year too.

Submitted by Elife on Fri, 01/31/2020 - 22:54

Yes, I do. We went to Cañon of Colca. We could see the landscape and the Andean Condor. Also, the Colca Canyon, one of the deepest Canyons of the world where you will spot the Andean Condor.

Submitted by Makam on Fri, 01/31/2020 - 12:03

Yes, a little.

Submitted by lancer on Sun, 11/17/2019 - 15:18

I enjoy going on school trips. While going on school trips, A lot of things that we couldn't study in school, We can study. For example, Beatiful flowers, Cute animals, high mountains, blue sky and clear air... Last year, We've been on a trip to a island of Pacific. And here is a my note example of a trip. Destination: Manchester Day and date: On Saturday, 10th June. Place and time of arrivial: At 7.30 AM, Front gate of the school Time of returning to school: At 6. PM What to bring: Something to drink and eat Lunch: Heaton Park Football Match: Manchester United v West Ham Ticket Cost: 40

Submitted by yurii on Sun, 08/25/2019 - 16:11

Unfortunately, I am not a schoolchild, so I don't have school trips. I remember, when I went to school, we often had school trips.
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Submitted by JoEditor on Sun, 08/25/2019 - 21:02

Hi yurii,

Thanks for your comments on LearnEnglish Teens. This website is specially for teenagers aged 13-17 years old but it sounds like you are older than that. You are welcome to keep on using LearnEnglish Teens but if you are over 17, please do NOT post any more comments as we must keep this strictly for teenagers to interact with each other. 

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Submitted by hsroh on Wed, 07/31/2019 - 09:31

Dear Students, We are going for the school trip to London on Monday 10th May. We're going to spend morning at the school city center. At lunch, we'll have picnic in the park. Then we're going to Tower Bridge and Science Museum. Please let us know if you are coming. Price: $10 Please be at school car park before 8:00am. We will arrive at 3:45pm. Mr. Nathan Head teacher

Submitted by Thu on Tue, 06/25/2019 - 05:54

I don't have any school trips, almost my classmate parents don't feel safe at this. But when I was 10 (or 11) years old, we went to another school to test the teaching ability of homeroom teachers. We got in the school car, I still remember the weather rained. Just think it is a school trip. : )
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Submitted by Youjiro on Sat, 01/12/2019 - 13:26

I really enjoy traveling with classmate to the Hawaii when I was sixteen. My school organized a trip to Hawaii . We visit nice hotel and We ate Hawaiian food . There ware so many foreigner.
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