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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 12

Today marks the end of Program 2, but it is finishing on a high note. This final day has been made extra-special because of its cooler temperature; refreshing after the heat of the last couple of days. Even though the day is continuing with a full-on set of activities as usual, there is still time to reflect…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 11

Program 2’s end may be drawing closer, but today’s activities didn’t disappoint. Students’ engagement in their classes and tasters was sublime, especially despite the record-breaking 38-degree heatwave! Two taster sessions ran this afternoon, Robotics and Creative Writing. A slightly cooler afternoon activity was a visit to the Fitzwilliam Museum, to take in interesting exhibitions such as…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 10

It was the hottest day we’ve had so far this program here at Reach (indeed, on record!), with many lessons moving outside for the morning. The English students were treated to a lesson spent writing poetry at Byron Pool in Grantchester, where Lord Byron, one of the leading Romantic poets, allegedly used to swim. It…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 9

Today we have a different style of blog for you. Inspired by yesterday’s lecture: ‘Scare your parents; Become a Poet’… TO BLOG OR NOT TO BLOG… After classes Spiderman was seen, in the cinema with students keen! While other students did Creative Writing, on topics of their own deciding! A Robotics Taster also took place, with…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 8

Following a busy and exciting weekend spent visiting London, Stratford-upon-Avon, and Warwick Castle, most of our students were greeted by the pleasant surprise of a very well-deserved lie-in! Classes did not begin until 1pm, in order to allow everyone to recharge their batteries before starting off another busy week of the program. However, some students…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 7

Stratford-upon-Avon and Warwick Castle It’s the second day of the excursion weekend! Yesterday we had a chance to see Shakespeare’s play, and today it was time to see his birthplace. The greatest English writer and dramatist was born and is buried here in Stratford-upon-Avon. But before that, we experienced another way of getting into the…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 6

AKA The London Exploration Day Excited faces greeted the two coaches as they pulled up outside Downing site under the ashen sky and tumbling clouds – for today was excursion day! After a couple hours on the coach, the students arrived in London and were separated into two groups depending on the activities of the…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 5

It’s Friyay! The first week flew by! We are still full of energy. For some students, the day started with an educational trip around Cambridge, to look at bridges as an example of how to construct a sturdy bridge. After having a proper look at them, they went back to the classroom and had a go…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 4

Day 4 started with cloudy weather but thankfully it didn’t last long. Something to be happy about! Speaking of which, Psychology students learnt about different routes to happiness today, focusing particularly on the humanistic approach and positive psychology. ESL had the opportunity to explore Cambridge’s Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, where they immersed themselves in…
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Summer 2019: Program 2 – Day 3

Today was a particularly inspiring day for the Reach Cambridge students! The day began with Running Club, which had a great turnout and helped the students feel energised for Day 3. The highlights of morning lessons included courtroom role-playing in ESL (English as a Second Language), where students wrote scripts for a crime of their…
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