Bucksmore St.Hilda's blog post

London Link at St. Hilda’s

Students at St Hilda’s have been applying their minds to lots of new things in lessons over the last week. For example – How To Build The London Eye: Our students took on the challenge of researching the history and design of the real thing, before brainstorming new, exciting and unusual attractions for the UK’s […]

Presidential elections at Clare College!

Reaching the half-way point with Bucksmore Cambridge we have to say goodbye to more students, and welcome a host of new students to the programme. The third week of Bucksmore Cambridge brought with it a very exciting event in the Bucksmore calendar – the Presidential Elections. Tensions were high as groups prepared campaigns, badges, posters […]

Bucksmore Pizza Party winners!

This week saw the end of one era and the beginning of another. As the first session set off home, a new group of students came to join us for another 2 weeks of excitement. Finishing their session on a high, students engaged in high culture watching some live Shakespeare, our #bucksmorewinner had the pizza […]

Bucky Kids summer programmes

Bucky Kids go to the zoo!

The kids arrived on Tuesday and since then we’ve been learning lots of English in lots of different ways. In our classes we’ve been learning about animals, fashion, superheroes and sports. We don’t just leave our new knowledge in the classroom though – we use it straight away. Saturday morning, we learn about animals and […]

King Edward's Bucksmore summer course

Sports in the sunshine and time for a swim!

The week got off to a good start with a smoothly run arrivals day and a tour round the campus. A good night’s sleep and a quick test in the morning and the group were off to Brighton for a taste of English fish and chips! A walk around the buzzing city of Brighton and […]

Mountfitchet Castle blog post

Clare College go to Mountfitchet Castle

We woke up to uncharacteristically sunny British weather and set off in the afternoon to Mountfitchet Castle.  The students had plenty of options on this trip as there was a reconstructed Norman village, a toy museum and a haunted house to visit.  Within the Norman village there were several huts where we could see models […]

Bucksmore Cambridge Clare College

Bucksmore Cambridge Clare College welcome their new students!

As we begin the second week here at Clare College, Cambridge we say goodbye to our first student, and welcome a few more. Students were very busy last week working on their class project which involved looking at the issue of recycling, and culminated in creating a ‘Trash Fashion’ catwalk show! Project classes are a […]

Bucksmore clare college summer programmes

Lovely memories made at Clare College

The second week at Bucksmore has now come to an end, which meant a lot of sad goodbyes for the students. On the academic programme we have had a jam-packed week with Link Lessons to prepare our students for their trip to London, and also time spent working on the second Bucksmore project. This week […]