Academic course content
GCSE subjects, sample content:
Sciences: You will gain skills that are essential for further study and everyday life by learning how science methods apply to other academic disciplines and everyday life, working on skills such as: achieving accuracy and precision, objectivity, integrity, enquiry, initiative and inventiveness; learning how to care for the environment
Maths: We will help you develop confidence in Number, Algebra, Ratio and Proportion, Geometry and Measures, Probability and Statistics by using and applying techniques; interpreting, reasoning and communicating mathematically; solving mathematical problems in wider contexts.
English: We will help you develop the ability to communicate clearly, accurately and effectively when speaking and writing by: learning how to use a wide range of vocabulary, the correct grammar, spelling and punctuation; developing a personal style and an awareness of the audience being addressed; reading a range of fiction and non-fiction texts, examining the way that language is used in a range of contexts
Revision, Study Skills and Exam
In addition to revising and refreshing core
subject knowledge, we will give you the
tools you need to improve your study skills,
to excel in your GCSE exams and to prepare
for A levels and further study.
- individual tailored support within our
small class setting
- expert input from subject teachers
- detailed feedback on areas to improve
- mock exam practice and analysis of past
- guidance towards better quality answers
- essay writing practice
- revision tips
- advice on further study and A level
- sessions on how to write a personal
Beach and bushcraft: beach-combing, camp building, scavenger hunt, rock climbing, tracking, navigation skills.
Team games: rounders, throw tennis, capture the flag, football, basketball, beach volleyball
Creative Arts: Song-writing, mini-drama production, language exchange.