As we are coming closer to the end of term and exams, students were told they could work on their exam preparation or UCAS applications.
As we are coming closer to the exam period, it is important that students know that feeling stress and anxiety during this time is normal, but there are strategies to keep the nerves at bay! Take regular breaks and schedule fun things to look forward to. Exercise, go for walks or to the gym as… Continue reading Week 28 – Managing Exam Stress
Learning Objective: Understand the physical, psychological and economic effects of smoking and substance abuse. Students were first asked to read an article and discuss why people start smoking. https://bigpictureeducation.com/sites/default/files/bp_files/addiction/wtdv027679~3.pdf The article defines addiction and explains what makes smoking attractive to so many. This is because of its delivery of powerful chemicals such as nicotine. In… Continue reading Week 27 – Smoking and Substance Abuse
This lesson had students making a start on their personal statements. Students were asked to brainstorm their initial ideas/ thoughts they would like to include in their personal statement. Personal qualities/ skills/ experience Have you completed any work experience Interest in the subject Why do you want to study this subject Have you been inspired… Continue reading Week 25 – University session