Month: April 2020

Discovering BEPS secondary

Discovering BEPS secondary

The older students touched on topics such as kinetic energy, hydroelectric power, deforestation and the wider significance of rivers. They stretched their own learning by considering how to ask factual, conceptual and debatable questions in creative and memorable ways. Year 6 students had also the chance to tour the Secondary School and ask their hosts […]

Starting at the beginning

Starting at the beginning

“He has such a deep knowledge about where the IB programmes came from and are heading, which compliments BEPS informed, innovative and forward thinking approach to Secondary education.“- Andrew Mitchell, BEPS Secondary MYP Coordinator. The one-to-one and group sessions provided BEPS staff with confidence and advice which will allow them to start the new school […]

Forest School

Forest School

In addition, to seizing the spontaneous “teachable moments” which are driven by the children natural inquisitiveness, teachers at BEPS also plan lessons in the outdoor environment that are linked to their maths, languages or modules studies. Another valuable aspect of learning outside the classroom is the opportunity for children to challenge their bodies physically. As […]