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  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Mar 30
    Here is a fantastic selection of reading activities that students can do even when the libraries are closed. Which activity will you get involved with? https://t.co/sxNe5K843j
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Mar 30
    Calling all students. Why not enter our Bookish Egg Competition? Design a book themed Easter Egg and email your entry to Mrs Allen. It could be a Harry Potter, Where's Wally or the Hunger Games. It's up to you. Prizes will be awarded when we return to school. https://t.co/mVSxJbafTM
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Mar 30
    Which students will decide to take on his fun quiz? https://t.co/mk2PrH2sPt
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@historyroan - Mar 30
    💡 🧠 GCSE HISTORIANS: Great podcast on lessons we can learn from the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918 that claimed between 50 and 100m lives. Remember 1918 pandemic -> League of Nations Health Commission = Today’s World Health Organisation. LON legacy? 🧐https://t.co/kFgLV5lFUK
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@thejohnroan_pe - Mar 30
    I'm keen to see how 2 young men in particular get on with this & this challenge is perfect for our Basketball players for some speedy hand-eye co-ordination. I'm sure Coach will insist that all BB players use a Basketball. 2:32 to beat!
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@thejohnroan_pe - Mar 30
    Our students are completing exercise and diet logs as well as the 'John Roan 100 challenge' this week. Mr Garvey is currently top with 2mins 32secs but there is competition on the way.. we are always keen to see our families performing together https://t.co/SA1JgQPMKo
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@historyroan - Mar 30
    Well Done Ja'eda in year 7. A really passionate letter to Henry II explaining why Simon de Montfort and the other barons, decided to revolt against Henry II. Glad to see the 'feudal system' is now fully embedded in our vocabulary. https://t.co/XBGWAp2aOX
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@historyroan - Mar 30
    As we seem to be so topical today...(🦠) here’s a pic of NY policemen in 1918 wearing masks to protect themselves from Spanish Flu. Looking back at the historical evidence, countries that had large scale social distancing measures in place came out of the pandemic far better... https://t.co/Z7PJaLFWdG
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Mar 30
    Looking for a reading challenge for the entire family? Then why not try the "Eggscellent" Family Reading challenge? Contact the library for further information. https://t.co/dEb6qCjHyv
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@historyroan - Mar 30
    Interesting that the concept of ‘social distancing’ has been around a lot earlier than you might think 👇 https://t.co/YmteT3QQvc
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@marksmcneill - Mar 28
    Hi guys seeing as it's troubling times I want to send an a3 print one my followers as a happy gift The iron man of crosby a3 print If you retweet this I will pick a winning https://t.co/RDEjgOZjPf
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@5naureen - Mar 28
    From my sister in Canada. What a brilliant idea! https://t.co/xDMBLCAcAi