Archive for July, 2012

Scarborough Pirates, Castle Trek, Plus Sun, Sea and Sand (Video)

By admin - Last updated: Sunday, July 29, 2012

We had a great trip to Scarborough sea-side which included a trip on a a pirate ship trip around the Scarborough bay, then some rides at a theme park, and playing on the beach and in the sea. Finally we went for a trek to get to the castle on top of the hill.

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How to Germinate Mango Seeds to Grow into Mango Trees – Video

By admin - Last updated: Sunday, July 22, 2012

This is a Step by step guide on how to easily germinate mango seeds that will be ready for planting as young mango trees with-in a couple of weeks, as I did with my brother and cousins in Silverdale, Sheffield – Dani, Sami, Adnaan, Zara, Anika, that should grow into near foot high mango trees [...]

Pigeons Attack! Green Park London – Video

By admin - Last updated: Monday, July 16, 2012

Me and Sami on a trip to London were stopping off in Green Park on our way to Buckingham Palace, when a mass of pigeons attacked Alfred Hitchcock style, off course its more hilarious than horror.

By Adnaan Walayat
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Strength Building Weight Training Exercise for Silverdale Secondary School, Sheffield

By admin - Last updated: Saturday, July 14, 2012

My strength building weight training programme continues into the start of Silverdale Secondary school in September.
My brother Sami is now helping by coaching me.
"Come on Adnaan, just one more rep, you can do it!"

"Pull down your arms Adnaan not your body."

No pain no gain!

Sami gives it a go.

Sami gives it a try, though he [...]

Silverdale Secondary School Sheffield Induction Day for New Pupils Starting in September

By admin - Last updated: Saturday, July 14, 2012

Today at 09:00AM I went to my induction day to Silverdale Secondary school, in Sheffield, I dressed in my Athelstan Primary School Uniform.
First, I went into the school sports hall, to re-group with the rest of the year; and the teachers.  There were about 50 students there and we were split into 5 groups (I [...]

Silverdale School Sheffield School Uniform Ordering Online from the Stitch Factory

By admin - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

In April there was an open afternoon to come and buy school uniforms at Silverdale school, but it was a bit chaotic so we decided to buy them online instead.

It was straightforward to order the compulsory items online from the stitch factory website, though had to pay a significant extra amount for home delivery.

The uniform  arrived [...]

Silverdale School Sheffield Unfinished Water Sculpture or Children’s Play Area?

By admin - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

Silverdale School in Sheffield has a strange looking steel sculpture outside its main entrance. The question I and I presume many people ask is what is it ?
It appears to resemble rocks in a stream bed, sort of flowing down the steps, but in my opinion it is missing something crucial and that something is [...]

Key Stage 2 Sats Test Results 2012 for Sheffield, Athelstan School

By admin - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

The target for Key Stage 2 Year 7 (Age 11) is to attain Level 4 Sats results. Sats results of 3 are weaker and of 5 are of a higher achievement.
Primary Schools tend to pass on Sats results to secondary schools, so in my case that will be Silverdale School, Sheffield.
My sats results are 5,4,4,5. [...]

How to Grow a Mango Tree in Silverdale, Sheffield by Adnaan Walayat

By admin - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

A few weeks my sister Anika showed how to get mango seeds out of the hard husks and germinate the seeds by loosely wrapping then in a paper tissue, soaking them in water and then placing them into a plastic wallet for a about three weeks.

Now three weeks later and whilst Anika is away on [...]