Activities to share with your students, to help them reflect on their skills and achievements, and start researching their future options.

Preparing for work experience

Use these four handy activities to help your students get the most out of their time out of the classroom.

 

Choosing the right subjects

Give your students the tools they need to make informed decisions about which subjects to study at A level or equivalent.

 

Year 13 – what to expect presentation

A useful resource for students to generate discussion and thought around their HE choices.

 

What next after sixth form?

These editable presentation slides help you explore different HE routes your students could follow.

 

Start researching degree courses

This lesson activity will get your students started with searching for degree courses.

 

Truths and myths about university

Task students with deciding which statements are true or false to help them debunk some university myths.

 

Activity ideas to get your class thinking about apprenticeships

Handy lesson starters which introduce Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 students to learning more about apprenticeships.

 

Three activities: Reflection after work experience

Help your students reflect on what they've learned during their work experience.

 

Showcase your skills and achievements

Try this exercise with your students, supporting them to identify and reflect on some of their key strengths and how to highlight these.

 

Supporting students with EAL: Careers ideas and activities

Students with English as an Additional Language (EAL) can face obstacles centred around communication and cultural differences. Find practical tips and activities to help engage them with their future.