Year 7: A day in the life

This film was recorded before the Covid-19 pandemic.

What is life like in the first year at secondary school? Follow Alfie through a typical day in Year 7 from when he gets up to what happens in class and what he gets up to after school.


  • Make sure you have the correct equipment and kit for the day ahead

  • Embrace new opportunities and get involved in an after school activity or club

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