5 apps to help you study

 

Many people will tell you to bury your phone in a soundproof box 6 feet underground when studying, but your phone can actually be quite helpful. It fully depends on how you are using it. Here are some ways I use my phone to get the most of my revision.


Pomodoro

The Pomodoro technique…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 27 November 2015

Category: Alya

University: Is it worth it?

 

Many of you reading this will be facing a big decision is your life in regards to your career. In amidst of all that is one very important question that has many benefits and arguably some disadvantages. That question is do you want to continue your studies by going to university? The truth…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 27 November 2015

Category: Taha

Transition from 1st year to 2nd year

 

Hello again, it’s Jasmine!

Decided my first “official” blog post - to say- should be about how I've been finding my A2 year (2nd year of a-levels). All I can say right now is… My WORD there a lot of work! A lot of hard work!

It’s not just revision, and end of topic tests, and mock…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 27 November 2015

Category: Jasmine

UCAS Advice!

 

As the UCAS deadline is fast approaching, we thought for this month's blog, we'd share our overall top tips on dealing with it all.

  1. Research! 
    Most uni courses are for a couple of years so you're going to be doing the course for quite a while. Make sure you've researched your course…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 27 November 2015

Category: Amandeep & Saiba

Blog No.2

 

Time draws near for a second blog to be published. Enjoy the last one?

Last time, I discussed my college experiences with a quick overview on the transition from school to Cadbury Sixth Form College.

Everyone should be settled in by now and realised whose friends groups they fit into…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 27 November 2015

Category: Kamal

Exploring Textiles

 

Hi everyone,

November is upon us already! Last month I wrote about starting college and dealing with the switch into a brand new environment. But now, after spending many more hours here at Cadbury, I want to tell you all about a subject that I am really enjoying at the moment;…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 27 November 2015

Category: Isobel

First Blog Post!

 

Hello everyone!

I'm Alya, a 17-year old AS Cadbury student doing Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Creative Writing. 

This is my second year in Cadbury College because I did my GCSEs here.

I enjoy reading and writing and have a passion for psychology, poetry and baking.

In 2014, I…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 30 October 2015

Category: Alya

My College Experience and What I Have Learnt

 

At the start of my First Year at Cadbury Sixth Form College things were complicated; it seemed that the skills I learnt from Oldbury Academy were not enough to prepare me for the transition to college life.   As such, it took me quite a while to adapt. 

Eventually I got used to the idea of…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 30 October 2015

Category: Taha

First Blog Post!

Hello everybody! It’s Jasmine here!

Since you may not know who on Earth I am, let me take this opportunity to introduce myself properly. I’m a second year student here at Cadbury, studying Biology, Psychology and Sociology, as well as being an academic mentor, student representative and now…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 30 October 2015

Category: Jasmine

Open Day

 

It’s the seventeenth of October, where is the place to be? Cadbury College Open Day! We spent our day at the college's Open Day taking a look at the stalls, helping out and also talking to any prospective students who are looking to come to Cadbury.

Our role during Cadbury's Open Day was…

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Posted by Rebecca Harbot on 30 October 2015

Category: Amandeep & Saiba