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Super Curriculum

At Beths we want you to develop a passion and love of learning which will not only help you be more successful in school but also beyond.  We want you to delve deeper into the subjects that you enjoy most and tackle activities which will enhance your normal curriculum studies.  As such, please look through the Super Curriculum ideas for your favourite subjects and pick some activities to have a go at. We have separated them into the following categories:

Please note that students aiming for Top Universities should engage widely in the suggested activities especially for the subjects within which you excel.  Some activities will need parental permission and you should not plan a trip or visit without parental consent.


 

Summer Schools 2021

Applications are now open!

 

 

  • Year 9 Girls Engineering (17 to 21 August 2021)
  • Year 10 Insights into Science and Engineering (4 to 7 August 2021)
  • Year 11 STEM Challenge (5 to 7 July 2021)
  • Year 11 Medical Summer School (10 to 13 August 2021)
  • Year 12 Sutton Trust Summer School (19 to 23 July or 26 to 30 July 2021)
  • Year 12 Work Experience Programme (12 to 16 July 2021)

Attending a summer school is a great way to discover what it is like to study at Imperial College London and what life is like as a student in London.

For more information including dates, eligibility criteria and the application links see our website

 

 

Applicants are invited for a live Q&A webinar on 26 January from 18.00-19.00 covering all aspects of applying to our summer schools.

To attend, please register here.


Great Super Curriculum Opportunities for Students in Year 11-13

Many universities run Mass Open Online Courses (MOOCs) for free. Why not sign up for a taster of what university education might be like? Please click on link for information about the courses being currently advertised by FutureLearn. 


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Discover exciting opportunities, competitions and challenges for ages 12-18 yrs!

A great website bringing together lots of links to activities which you can get involved with.  

http://oodlesof.info/opportunities/


Friendship Ambassadors Foundation

Our mission is to empower youth to become the leaders and changemakers who will strive together to create a sustainable world free of war, oppression, exclusion, and poverty. Through a worldwide network, programs, and services, we are harnessing the power of friendship as a catalyst for greater understanding, shared learning, and sustainable action.

https://faf.org/blog/5-meaningful-ways-to-improve-yourself-as-a-young-leader/

This organisation runs the United Nations Youth Assembly – see website for details on how and when to apply