Induction

Welcome to your Sixth Form Induction

The purpose of the two induction days is to allow you the opportunity to get a feel of what it is like to study in the Sixth Form at EWS. You are now embarking on a very exciting phase of your education and we wish you every success.

  

Transition to Sixth Form, free online course.

You will need a tutor2u free log in to access this course, please use your school email address to sign up.

https://ondemand.tutor2u.net/students/transition-to-sixth-form-skills-booster

 

Welcome video

Part 1

 

Part 2

Study skills resources

As part of the induction day, there were sessions on study skills

Preparing for Sixth Form

Sixth Form Study Skills

Post 18 Options

Introducing the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)

Making the most of the induction days

  • Make the most of the day, get involved, find out about your chosen subjects and what it is like to study at EWS
  • It is an opportunity to meet new people and do something different
  • Ask lots of questions
  • This will allow you to make an informed decision about your options and choices
  • Go along to the taster sessions, think about the fourth option, could this be your back up plan?
  • Make sure that you access your transition work and ask any questions
  • Mainly enjoy it!

How to do an EPQ- A free course

Following the session introducing you to the Extended Project Qualification, you may be interested in this free online course which will help you to prepare for the EPQ. There are in-app purchase options available, however you do not need these.

How to do an EPQ

Sixth Form Bursary

Thank you for your interest in the Sixth Form bursary, you can find more information on the link below. The September 2021 information will be uploaded in due course.

Sixth Form Bursary Information

Transition work

To prepare you for your studies in the Sixth Form each subject has set a number of tasks for you to complete. The purpose of this work is to give you an insight into the subject that you intend to study. The aim of these tasks to interest you, to motivate you to inspire you to find out more about your chosen subjects.

For guidance you should complete at least 5 tasks per subject. You can complete more!

Applied Business

Biology

Chemistry

English Language

English Literature
Financial Studies

Fine Art

French

Geography

Government & Politics

Health & Social Care
History

IT

Maths Task 1

Maths Task 2

PE
Philosophy & Ethics

Photography

Physics
Product Design
Psychology
Sociology

Our courses and option blocks

Click here to find out more about our pathways, courses and option blocks