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This school is rated in the top 10% in England for improving children’s performance in English and maths.
这所学校在全英排名位列前10%,因为它提高了在校学生的英语成绩和数学成绩。
It’s in a deprived and diverse area. 98% of its pupils speak English as an "additional language".
它坐落在一个教育缺失且文化多样化的地区。学校98%的孩子是非英语母语者。
So what’s the secret? Music.
那么,学校的秘诀是什么呢?音乐。
In 2010 the government rated this school in Bradford as "failing".
2010年,政府将这所位于布拉德福德的学校定性为“失败的”。
We were in "special measures". The children were disengaged. Behaviour was a massive issue.
我们正在进行一些“特别措施”。孩子们常心不在焉,行为举止也是个大问题。
So under new leadership, the school decided to try something different.
因此,在新的领导下,学校准备尝试一些不同的事情。
It embraced music in a big way.
它充分利用了音乐。
In 2013, it recruited its first music co-ordinator.
2013年,学校聘用了第一位音乐合伙人。
When I first started the school was just coming out of special measures. There was virtually no music going on at all.
当我刚来到这所学校的时候,它刚刚结束“特别措施”。学校几乎没有什么和音乐相关的内容。
Now, between three and eight hours a week for every student.
如今,每个学生每周可享受3-8个小时的音乐活动。
And then, if they choose to come to all the lunchtime and after-school clubs
如果他们选择参加所有的午休时间和放学后的俱乐部,
then they are accessing up to eight hours of music with a specialist every week.
那么他们每周可以和一位专家一起,享受最高8小时的音乐活动。
Crucially, Jimmy’s lessons are all designed to be very energetic and entertaining.
重要的是,吉米的课堂都设计的非常有活力,也很有趣味。
The lessons make sure children actively perform music not just passively learn about it.
这些课程保证学生们都可以积极地参与音乐表演,而不是仅仅消极地学习。
It’s a myth that some children are musically talented and some are not. Every child is musically talented.
有一种谬论是:“有的孩子很有音乐天赋,有的则没有。”每个孩子都很有音乐天赋。
The school’s eldest pupils are now in the top 2% in England for progress in English and maths.
学校里最年长的孩子们如今因为在英语和数学上的进步排名全英前2%。
It makes you enjoy your day. Enjoy school? Yeah. It helps in other subjects as well.
这些课程让你每天都很开心。享受学校生活?是的,它对别的学科也都有帮助。
There is a lot of pressure on schools to not do arts because they are scared that their results will be affected.
学校面临来自很多方面的压力,要求学校放弃艺术教育,因为施压方觉得学习艺术会导致学生其他科目成绩下降。
Actually, music and arts are the bedrock of educational success.
事实上,音乐和艺术是教育成功的基石。
You know, your results will go up using music and arts, not down.
学生的成绩会在音乐和艺术的熏陶下提高,而非下降。

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Which word is not used to describe Jimmy's lessons?
A  energetic
B  entertaining
C  interesting
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