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Sounds from the Park – Speaker's Corner in Hyde Park

Last spring half term several of our Current Year 11s took part in a project about the history of Speaker's Corner in Hyde Park. They were trained in public speaking and heckling, set up an impromptu public debate in Bishopsgate, heckled and spoke at Speakers Corner itself and created podcasts of their own speeches.

Last spring half term several of our Current Year 11s took part in a project about the history of Speaker's Corner in Hyde Park. They were trained in public speaking and heckling, set up an impromptu public debate in Bishopsgate, heckled and spoke at Speakers Corner itself and created podcasts of their own speeches. They were part of a much bigger project which now has a fascinating and varied website.

to hear speeches  on a wide range of topics by:
 
Majed, Ali Aldamov, Sadaf, Firdosa, Franco , Ruka, Renae, Fatima Hussain, Fatima Jeylani, Judith, Aadam, Ramandeep, Tamim, Adina, Micah
and soundscapes created on iPads by Fatima J, Majed, Vinus, Sakina, Sadaf and Ramandeep.
 
There are also photos of our students at
http://soundsfromthepark.on-the-record.org.uk/education-resources/about-education-resources/
http://soundsfromthepark.on-the-record.org.uk/education-resources/other-resources/

The whole website is worth a look!