The course combines revision in core GCSE subjects and a range of A level subject areas - with a lively and engaging programme of team games and outdoor activities designed to bring the curriculum to life.
Available activities include raft-building, orienteering, bushcraft, camp building, rounders, basketball, capture the flag, beach volleyball as well as external visits to local companies and talks by employers. All activities are wrapped around and interact with our classroom-based teaching. But you won’t be confined to the classroom. We want you up and out of your seat, engaging and interacting with the beautiful facilities and locations on our doorstep, the parks, forest and the beach.
We will focus on the core GCSE subjects and a wide range of A level subjects, adapted to your needs. We will fill in any knowledge gaps you may have and work on your exam technique. We will fill you with confidence, return to you school in September in the shape of your life, ready to hit the ground running, ready to achieve.
GCSE subjects, sample content:
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
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
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
A level subjects covered:
Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, Geography, Government & Politics, Economics, Art & Design
Students are able to choose up to three from the above subjects. We will tailor-make the programme based on your individual needs, focusing on the key topics and subject areas you wish to improve. We will help you build knowledge, fill in gaps and hone your exam technique.