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TITLE
A Day in the Life of Kingussie High School - Daniel Leighton
EXTERNAL ID
AB_KINGUSSIE_HIGH_SCHOOL_11
PLACENAME
Kingussie
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh
DATE OF RECORDING
2010
PERIOD
2010s
CREATOR
Daniel Leighton
SOURCE
Am Baile
ASSET ID
40956
KEYWORDS
audio
audios
oral history
audio recordings
oral recordings
anniversaries
everyday life
secondary schools
schooldays

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The current building at Kingussie High School was opened in October 1970. As part of the celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary in 2010, several pupils at Kingussie High School recently took part in oral history recordings during the school's activity weeks at the end of the academic year.

In this extract, Daniel Leighton is being interviewed by Alice Fenton.

Interviewer: What is your name and age and where do you live?

Daniel: My name is Daniel Leighton, I'm thirteen, and I live in Aviemore.

Interviewer: What year are you in and how do you get to school?

Daniel: Second year, and I get to school by bus.

Interviewer: What do you do at interval and lunch and what time do you usually eat?

Daniel: I normally eat at one o'clock.

Interviewer: What do you eat?

Daniel: Chips, pie.

Interviewer: Do you ever play games or sports at school, either before classes, in the interval or at lunch time?

Daniel: Yes.

Interviewer: Which sort of games and sports do you play?

Daniel: Football.

Interviewer: What are your favourite subjects at school and what don't you like?

Daniel: I like PE cos it's active - you go outside.

Interviewer: What sort of things do you do in PE?

Daniel: Running, sports.

Interviewer: Which teacher, or teachers, do you like and do you think you'll remember once you've left from school and what will you remember about them?

Daniel: Mrs Rossi, because she's funny.

Interviewer: What do you hope to do once you've left this school?

Daniel: I'm not quite sure yet.

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A Day in the Life of Kingussie High School - Daniel Leighton

INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh

2010s

audio; audios; oral history; audio recordings; oral recordings; anniversaries; everyday life; secondary schools; schooldays

Am Baile

Kingussie High School: A Day in the Life

The current building at Kingussie High School was opened in October 1970. As part of the celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary in 2010, several pupils at Kingussie High School recently took part in oral history recordings during the school's activity weeks at the end of the academic year.<br /> <br /> In this extract, Daniel Leighton is being interviewed by Alice Fenton.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What is your name and age and where do you live?<br /> <br /> Daniel: My name is Daniel Leighton, I'm thirteen, and I live in Aviemore.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What year are you in and how do you get to school?<br /> <br /> Daniel: Second year, and I get to school by bus.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What do you do at interval and lunch and what time do you usually eat?<br /> <br /> Daniel: I normally eat at one o'clock.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What do you eat?<br /> <br /> Daniel: Chips, pie.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: Do you ever play games or sports at school, either before classes, in the interval or at lunch time?<br /> <br /> Daniel: Yes.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: Which sort of games and sports do you play?<br /> <br /> Daniel: Football.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What are your favourite subjects at school and what don't you like?<br /> <br /> Daniel: I like PE cos it's active - you go outside. <br /> <br /> Interviewer: What sort of things do you do in PE?<br /> <br /> Daniel: Running, sports.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: Which teacher, or teachers, do you like and do you think you'll remember once you've left from school and what will you remember about them?<br /> <br /> Daniel: Mrs Rossi, because she's funny.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What do you hope to do once you've left this school?<br /> <br /> Daniel: I'm not quite sure yet.