Medical student case studies:
HUK Edward Betham Junior School, Ealing
Year 6 pupils were trained on 11 July 2008
"Miss Pothecary (the year 6 teacher) said that the medical students were really helpful. They turned up in plenty of time (early in fact) and assisted the class well. Many thanks for the organisation of this..."
Julie Holmes, HUK programme coordinator at Edward Betham Junior School
"Just to let you know that I attended this session and had a really good time. The organisation of the school was very good and the students and staff were very welcoming. I hope to do more sessions in the very near future. Thank you."
Reena Aggarwal, RUMS Lead medical student volunteering at Edward Betham Junior School
HUK St Francis De Sales Junior School, Tottenham
Year 6 were trained on 3 and 10 July 2008
"I really did enjoy the session with Yvonne and Jenny ... I would love to work with them again ... as they made me feel totally at ease and gave me the freedom to do a little of their scenarios and teaching too. Please do pass on my personal thanks. I hope I can work with them in the future."
Reina Popat, RUMS Lead, year 3 volunteering at St Francis De Sales Junior School
HUK St Aloysius Infant School, Camden
Year 2 trained on 4 and 11 June 2008
"The session went very well. The seven students worked really well with the children and the children responded to them positively ... thank you once again for arranging the students. They all turned up and worked brilliantly with the children."
Pauline Jones year 2 teacher, St Aloysius Infant School
HUK Herbert Morrison Primary School, Lambeth
Year 6 were trained on 7 May 2008
"I can not thank you enough for the students that came ... It worked absolutely fantastically... They were all so polite and hardworking. The children are still talking about them. Thank you for organising that for the school, and a huge huge thank you to the students."
Lucy Aletti, Deputy Headteacher Herbert Morrison Primary School