Aims of the project
The aims are two-fold - it teaches the elderly in the community art skills and helps them to engage with others regularly and it also helps our pupils to hone their artistic ability and to learn teaching skills.
Pupils liaise with the library staff to obtain materials and resources and then run the class.
Most students stated the project helped develop their compassion and levels of responsiblity.
Year 11 and above.
Frequency and duration
Ongoing, every Friday in term time.