Transition to Year 7

A Hero's Journey: Transition to Year 7 At Beauchamp

Welcome to Beauchamp College! Below you’ll find some important information regarding your child’s transition to Year 7.

Beauchamp College Welcome Presentation

You can view our Welcome Presentation here, with important information about your child’s transition, our values and philosophy.

School Transport

Students may choose to use our Beaver Buses, or the public Arriva Buses to travel to school. Please find our student transport options here.

Pupil Premium

If your child is currently entitled to Pupil Premium funding, they may be eligible to continue to receive this funding at Beauchamp College. You can find out more about Pupil Premium at Beauchamp College here.

 

Information for current Year 6 pupils joining the Beauchamp College community in August 2020

Transition Guide

Our transition guide aims to help students feel a little more comfortable and excited about starting their journey with us in August; it includes some tasks to work through with parents/carers, and some key information about transition at the beginning of the academic year. Our transition guide will also give students the opportunity to start their ‘Hero’s Journey’ using tools developed at Primary School.

Please link here to view the transition guide.

TRANSITION ACTIVITIES

Each subject has activities below which cover a period of 6 weeks. They have been specially prepared for our prospective Year 7's.
Subject
Science
Maths
English

The Speckled Band

The Speckled Band work does contain more grown up themes of death and the supernatural.

 

Reading

Week 1

Video

Lesson

Week 2

Story Extract

Video

Lesson

Week 3

Video

Lesson

 

19th Century Context

Children may wish to complete this set of lessons before moving onto The Speckled Band. 

 

Week 1

Video

Lesson

Timeline Activity

Week 2

Video

Lesson

Week 3

Reading

Video

Lesson

Year 6 Transition Challenges

 

Back to School Evening – TBC September 2020

We hope to invite parents/carers to come and experience life as a true Beauchamp College student, alongside your child.

Useful Information

Term Dates

Timings of the School Day

Uniform
SEN and Vulnerable Students